January 31, 2017 (St. Petersburg, FL) – Mark Dufva, Executive Director of Catholic Charities, discusses the position of the Catholic Church as it relates to President Trump’s recent Executive Order temporarily halting the entry of refugees into the United States. He also dispels some of the widely held myths about this population with facts based on Catholic Charities’ work in resettling refugees in the Tampa Bay area for over 40 years.
Annual Christmas Party (Ft. DeSoto Park Beach) by Venia Raffalo (made with her selfie stick!)
Fun in the sun (and for some, a motivator to try to fulfill our New Years’ Resolutions!)!
Mark Dufva, Executive Director of Catholic Charities, discusses Catholic Charities’ upcoming December 8th Celebration Breakfast for the Jubilee Year of Mercy 70th Anniversary of serving those in need within our community.
Mark Dufva, Executive Director of Catholic Charities, explains the Catholic Church position (as articulated by Pope Francis on September 24th during his historic address to Congress in asking us to keep mindful of the Golden Rule: Mt 7:12) regarding continuing to accept refugees, especially during these trying times, where despite legitimate concerns many Americans feel after the many acts of terror that have befallen many innocents throughout the world, we are called to welcome our brothers and not allow those circumstances to steal charity from our hearts.
Rose Llauget, Director of Foundations of Life for Catholic Charities speaks out again on Pro-Life initiatives and the work of Foundations of Life pregnancy centers and Catholic Charities Adoption Services. Skip forward about 30 minutes to tune into Rose Llauget on WTIS with Pete O’Shea.
Rose Llauget, Director of Foundations of Life Pregnancy Centers and Knights Women’s Center as well as Catholic Charities Adoption Services discusses the recent Planned Parenthood scandalous revelations and the alternative of adoption offered by Catholic Charities with John Morris, General Manager of Spirit-FM.
Mark Dufva Executive Director of Catholic Charities live on air with Spirit FM 90.5 talking about Give Day Tampa Bay. Mark discuss Catholic Charities, Gospel mandate to serve the least among us.
Have you ever wondered how far your 50 dollar donation goes?
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