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Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri (CCCNMO) has relocated their Columbia offices from 916 Bernadette Drive to 1240 E. Brown School Road and was scheduled to reopen to the public on … more
CLICK HERE to see a gallery of photos from this event. The universal languages of relief, resolve and joy filled every pathway and pavilion of the Cosmopolitan Recreation Area in Columbia the … more
Dala Hemeyer wondered how the grade school students she was working with were feeling, so she came right out and asked them. Offering a list of words ranging from negative to positive, she asked … more
Whitney Cravens had served in the Peace Corps in Ukraine and had come to see the people there as her own. “When something like this happens,” she said of the Russian invasion, … more
CLICK HERE to see a gallery of photos from this event. http://catholicmissourianonline.com/stories/photos-catholic-charities-food-pantry-grand-opening-community-resource-fair,3875 Doors and … more
The following reflection was written by the director of counseling for Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri (CCCNMO). Some will say, “If you can get through a Midwestern … more
An astounding level of cooperation and creative engagement is helping emergency evacuees from Afghanistan settle into their new life in Central Missouri. Catholic Charities Refugee Services staff … more
Cindy Schlueter dropped by a recently resettled Afghan family’s home in Columbia, with clippers to trim up the boys’ hair. The parents and children were kneeling on their colorful … more
Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri (CCCNMO) has welcomed new program staff and administrative leaders over the past several months as the agency expands programs and services to meet … more
CLICK HERE to see a list of items needed for donation to help resettling refugees. Missouri’s efforts to partner with local communities and organizations to resettle a wave of refugees from … more
The Fulton Rotary Club’s communal sponsorship of a resettling family from Afghanistan is uniting people of all ages, creeds and political stripes behind an essential cause. “Yes, … more
CLICK HERE to see a gallery of photos from this event. http://catholicmissourianonline.com/stories/photos-blessing-and-dedication-of-the-new-catholic-charities-center,3567 ‘Bishop W. … more
Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri (CCCNMO) welcomed the first refugee from Afghanistan to Columbia Sept. 26, and the community joined with hearts wide open. Adel Khaffaji, of the … more
CLICK HERE to see a gallery of photos. Jim Wisch and Doug Schrader were in the chapel installing the back-lit art-glass windows that shed light on the building’s heroic past and promising … more
For Sister Kathleen Wegman of the School Sisters of Notre Dame, help is always better than idleness.  “Each day, we have to decide whether to be Good Samaritans or indifferent … more
Refugee Services of Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri (CCCNMO) is seeking local assistance for the possible arrival of refugees from Afghanistan. As the only refugee resettlement … more
As Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri’s (CCCNMO’s) new health and social services center in Jefferson City nears completion, one of its big neighbors are getting excited … more
Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri (CCCNMO) has been awarded a $50,000 grant from Veterans United Foundation to help create a health and social services center for Mid-Missouri … more
Recent flash-flooding in central and northeastern Missouri probably wasn’t of a significant magnitude to trigger a federal disaster declaration. Nonetheless, Catholic Charities of Central … more
Their valley of tears had been transformed into an oasis of second chances and new beginnings. Several hundred people from near and very far gathered under a Columbia park pavilion June 21 to … more
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