Tag: Catholic Charities of St. Paul and Minneapolis

Twin Cities Catholic Charities CEO: In cold weather, emergency services ‘pretty robust’

Twin Cities Catholic Charities CEO: In cold weather, emergency services ‘pretty robust’

| January 8, 2018 | 0 Comments

The brutally cold weather covering the eastern two-thirds of the country at the start of 2018 kept Catholic agencies scurrying to find ways to make sure no one was left without warm shelter and hot meals.

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Catholic Charities to end two longtime services

Catholic Charities to end two longtime services

| June 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

In the coming months, Catholic Charities of St. Paul and Minneapolis will close its Seton Prenatal Clinic and cease its adoption program.

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New vision for Dorothy Day Center closer to reality

New vision for Dorothy Day Center closer to reality

| May 6, 2016 | 0 Comments

One year after the opening of a $40 million drive to expand the Dorothy Day Center in downtown St. Paul, $31.2 million has been raised to provide a meal, a place to sleep and a way forward for those who are homeless.

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Give to the Max Day results: CDH No. 1 again

Give to the Max Day results: CDH No. 1 again

| November 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Generous donors once again supported the one-day online fundraiser.

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Local Catholic Charities leader, politicians react to pope’s congressional address

Local Catholic Charities leader, politicians react to pope’s congressional address

| Bridget Ryder | September 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

As a guest of Sen. Amy Klobuchar, Tim Marx, president and chief executive officer of Catholic Charities of St. Paul and Minneapolis, was seated in the gallery of the Capitol Sept. 24 to hear Pope Francis address a joint meeting of Congress. Marx said he’s bringing inspiration and affirmation from the pontiff home to Minnesota.

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Twins make sure kids get to see them play

Twins make sure kids get to see them play

| September 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

250 tickets are set aside for distribution by organizations such as those run by Catholic Charities to serve youth and families.

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Dorothy Day Center expansion underway

Dorothy Day Center expansion underway

| August 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

A better place to sleep for those experiencing homelessness will be ready in 2016 in St. Paul.

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New home in the works for the homeless in St. Paul

New home in the works for the homeless in St. Paul

| May 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

Catholic Charities of St. Paul and Minneapolis launched a $40 million capital campaign for a new vision for the Dorothy Day Center that would house, shelter and care for homeless people in St. Paul in a more dignified way than on mats on the floor as they do now at Dorothy Day.

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Catholic Charities helps poor through cold weather

Catholic Charities helps poor through cold weather

| January 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

On the night of Jan. 6, temperatures in the Twin Cities dipped to -21 degrees with wind chills near -45 degrees.

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Obituary: Msgr. Boxleitner, former Catholic Charities director, was ‘tireless advocate for the poor’

Obituary: Msgr. Boxleitner, former Catholic Charities director, was ‘tireless advocate for the poor’

| March 17, 2013 | 3 Comments

“We have lost a legend. … Msgr. Boxleitner was larger than life — a force for good in our community,” said Tim Marx, CEO of Catholic Charities of St. Paul and Minneapolis.

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