Kent County Nonprofits Awarded $322K in Grants

December 3, 2021 – The Delaware Community Foundation announced Friday it has awarded $322,100 in Potter Trust Grants to Kent County nonprofit organizations providing services ranging from emergency food and shelter to medical care for low-income children. The grants were awarded from the Benjamin F. Potter Trust, which was created in 1843 and is one of […]

Bayard House received Federal Maternity Group Home Grant

November 17 – Wilmington DE – Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Wilmington has been awarded the Maternity Group Home Grant from the Department of Health and Human Services — Administration for Children and Families, according to a release issued by the agency. Bayard House will use this three-year grant, worth $250,000 annually, to support […]

Diocese of Wilmington Catholic Charities annual dinner returns with awards for Bishop Malooly, Michael J. Hare

By Mike Lang, Dialog reporter October 7, 2021 – Wilmington, DE – After a COVID-induced break of nearly 18 months, Catholic Charities in the Diocese of Wilmington finally was able to gather a crowd together at the Chase Center on the Riverfront on Oct. 6 to honor both the 2020 and 2021 recipients of the […]

Catholic Charities to Honor Bishop W. Francis Malooly and Michael Hare at 2021 Tribute Dinner

Wilmington, DE – Most Reverend W. Francis Malooly, Bishop of the Diocese of Wilmington, will receive the 2021 Msgr. Thomas J. Reese Award at Catholic Charities Annual Tribute Dinner on Wednesday, October 6, 2021. Michael J. Hare, the 2020 recipient will receive the 2020 Award as the dinner last year was cancelled due to COVID-19. […]

Letter from 1829 seeking help in Diocese of Wilmington uncovered at Shrine of Elizabeth Ann Seton

By Mike Lang, Dialog Reporter August 16, 2021 – Wilmington, DE – A piece of Diocese of Wilmington history has been sitting in Emmitsburg, Md., for nearly two centuries. Recently, two representatives from Catholic Charities had the opportunity to take a trip to see it. An unidentified person came across a publication from 1930 marking […]