Career Essentials Graduation Empowers Women Veterans

Many veterans have difficulty transitioning from the military to civilian life. For women veterans it can be even more challenging. Several have trouble finding or keeping a job because of post-traumatic stress disorder, military sexual trauma, or medical or physical limitations. … Continued

A Veteran Saved, With Your Help

My name is Lily*, and I am a mother, a grandmother and a military veteran. By the time I found the Catholic Charities program for women veterans, I was living in my van and had lost hope. The road that … Continued

4th Annual Mission of Love Gala Honors Dee Koch

Article originally appeared in the Fort Bend Herald Bidding Dee a sweet adieu Love, grace, giving, best friend, compassionate, joyful, enthusiastic and inspirational. These were some of the words family, friends and former colleagues of Dee Koch used to describe … Continued

Resources and Information on Refugees

Information about President Trump’s Executive Order on Refugees Vice President of Immigration and Refugee Services Wafa Abdin will serve on a panel discussion regarding the recent immigration policy changes with local immigration lawyers and experts on Sat., Feb. 11 at … Continued

Show refugees that America is a welcoming country

Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston launched an emergency appeal focused exclusively on aiding refugees already in the United States. In light of recent actions by the Trump Administration with regards to refugees, we anticipate that funding for our … Continued

Catholic organizations respond to immigration policies

In regards to President Donald Trump’s announcements on immigration, the United States Catholic Conference of Bishops (USCCB), Archbishop Daniel Cardinal DiNardo, and Catholic Charities USA released the following statements: USCCB Committee On Migration Chair Strongly Opposes Executive Order Because It … Continued