Tag: Catholic Campaign for Human Development

Minimum wage and justice: A complicated relationship

Minimum wage and justice: A complicated relationship

| Bridget Ryder | August 9, 2017 | 1 Comment

Carmela Palacios, 38, has been making hamburgers at Burger King for 16 years. She likes her job. She likes to work.

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Grants offer ‘hand up, not handout’ to worthy organizations

Grants offer ‘hand up, not handout’ to worthy organizations

| Beth Blair | November 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

At age 19, Jessyca Macklin was homeless and jobless due to a domestic abuse situation. That changed after she started working at Elpis Enterprises, St. Paul nonprofit created to provide job training, work experience and job placement for homeless or precariously-housed young people ages 16-23.

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Special campaign promotes East Side Pride in St. Paul

Special campaign promotes East Side Pride in St. Paul

| Jennifer Janikula | November 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Parishes across the United States will amplify the voice of the poor when they collect donations for the Catholic Campaign for Human Development during Masses on Nov. 22 and Nov. 23.

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CCHD collection helps local workers recover unpaid wages

CCHD collection helps local workers recover unpaid wages

| Jennifer Janikula | November 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Exploited workers fighting to recover unpaid wages are one of many populations that benefit from the funds donated through the Catholic Campaign for Human Development.

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Charity in action

Charity in action

| November 8, 2012

The Catholic Campaign for Human Development complements the Church’s many charitable programs in seeking to meet the needs of the poor

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