Each month, two Catholic Charities of St. Louis Federation employees nominated by their peers are recognized for exemplifying Personal Excellence, a Spirit of Servant Leadership, and the Catholic Charities Mission. The honorees for August 2019 are… Good Shepherd Children & Family Services Site Maintenance Mickey Raftery Mickey’s grateful colleagues call him the backbone of their […]

STL Hospital to Housing Program Featured in National Catholic Healthcare Journal

The Catholic Health Association of the United States‘ bi-monthly journal Health Progress, featured the multi-city Catholic Charities Healthy Housing Initiative in its September-October 2019 issue. The article, Catholic Charities USA Supports Housing and Health Care Integration, included a detailed look at how Catholic Charities of St. Louis and St. Patrick Center, a federated agency of […]


On August 8, Catholic Charities of St. Louis announced the appointment of Don Halpin to the nonprofit organization’s newly created Chief Operating Officer (COO) role. He will assume responsibilities August 27.   Halpin holds a BS in electrical engineering from the U.S. Air Force Academy; a Master of aerospace science from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University; and […]

We’re Rainscaping!

MSD Project Clear has generously funded Greenprint Partners to transform our Cathedral Tower service site with beautiful rain gardens and permeable pavement that will help St. Louis reduce stormwater pollution. Construction on the rainscaping project began in late July and is expected to be completed in September. Cathedral Tower – located on North Newstead Avenue […]