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Lucy’s story: ‘We lost everything and were forced to start over’

Chased by violence and death from Rwanda, Lucy lived for years in a U.N. refugee camp in Zambia before she was cleared for resettlement in the United States. This is her story: a journey from uncertainty to stability to self-determination. It is a story of how education has allowed her to take control of her life.

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Civic leaders seek practical solutions at 2016 kNOw Poverty Summit

One out of five people in Greater Houston lives in poverty – more than 1 million men, women and children. Public-policy advocates, social workers, educators, students and community leaders brainstormed ways to alleviate the problem at the kNOw Poverty Summit held on January 28. It all starts with hope, they were told.

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Poverty in Houston: Closing the Gap Changes the Future

When you woke up this morning, it’s unlikely you had to choose whether to buy groceries for your empty pantry or pay your rent. You probably didn’t worry that your power might be turned off. But more than 500,000 people in Houston alone did just that.

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Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

9:00 am Immigration Charla in Spanish @ Catholic Charities Main Office
Immigration Charla in Spanish @ Catholic Charities Main Office
Feb 16 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
A Charla is an information session explaining immigration laws. Following the Charla is an opportunity for a free consultation with an Immigration Attorney or Accredited Representative. Charlas are offered in English and Spanish. Seating is limited and is based on … Continued
1:00 pm Citizenship Workshop @ Catholic Charities Main Office
Citizenship Workshop @ Catholic Charities Main Office
Feb 19 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Application assistance is offered for persons seeking to apply for U.S. Citizenship. There are no service fees for counsel, advice or assistance with applications. Attorneys and accredited representatives will be present screening for eligibility. Basic Requirements for Naturalization: Lawful permanent … Continued
7:30 am Food Fair @ Catholic Charities Guadalupe Center
Food Fair @ Catholic Charities Guadalupe Center
Feb 20 @ 7:30 am – 11:00 am
Join us on Saturday mornings twice a month to help us pass out food to hundreds of people in need. This is a great opportunity for churches, corporate groups, families and individuals. You must be an approved volunteer and register … Continued