A Christmas Message from Our New Executive Director

Dear Friends,
Thank you. Thank you. Thank you.
Thank you for your support of our mission and programs, for volunteering in our programs, for telling others about our ministries, and for attending our awareness-raising events. Thank you, especially, for your generous investments in others.
As 2019 draws to a close, it is only natural to review how we did over the year with what you provided to others through us. Catholic Charities Diocese of St. Petersburg impacted over 12,000 people in five west-central counties. We served 240,000 meals to the hungry, housed nearly 4,400 people, welcomed more than 2,500 new citizens to our great country, and helped nearly 2,600 families celebrate the blessing of a new baby through pregnancy or adoption.
Over 1,000 men, women and children who fell through the cracks of our fractured health care system received free medical care. Older adults enjoyed stable, safe housing through 14 apartment complexes for low-income …