Catholic Charities of St. Louis Receives, Distributes 200,000 Masks

Representatives from Catholic Charities of St. Louis visited the St. Louis County Department of Public Health’s John C. Murphy Health Center on Friday, June 5, to pick up 200,000 3-ply disposable masks purchased by the Public Health Department with Federal CARES (Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security) Act funding. “It is critical to us that […]

Unity and Racial Equity: More Work to be Done

A Message from Catholic Charities of St. Louis President Theresa Ruzicka Friends, Like you, I am deeply saddened and troubled by the tragic killing of George Floyd. I pray for him and the consolation of his family and call upon our justice system to issue a proper verdict for those responsible for his inhumane death. […]

CCSTL Call Center Assists with COVID-19 Relief

On May 4, the Catholic Charities of St. Louis Central Office launched a dedicated Call Center to address the growing number of requests for COVID-19 related assistance  Callers to the office’s main line seeking assistance for hardships attributable to the pandemic crisis are connected with a call center representative. Additionally, United Way 211 callers seeking […]

Catholic Charities of St. Louis, Operation Food Search Host Drive-Up Food & Supply Event

There were plenty of smiles and mostly sunshine while more than 450 families were served at a three-hour food and supply distribution event held May 16 at the Catholic Charities office, 4445 Lindell Blvd. Catholic Charities provided gift cards, personal hygiene products and cleaning supplies, as well as hand sanitizers and face masks.  Sysco St. […]