Camino de Santiago and Via Francigena – Catholic Charities of California invites you to participate in walking pilgrimages

Catholic Charities of California (CCC) invites you to join a seven-day walking pilgrimage!

The Final Stage of the French Way from Samos to Santiago de Compostela, May 24-30, 2017 – Wait Listed

The Final Stage of the Via Francigena to Rome, June 3-10, 2017 – Wait Listed

The Final Stage of the Way to Santiago de Composetlo, September 4-11, 2017

The Final Stage of the Via Francigena to Roma, September 14-21, 2017

To sign up or learn more, please email: Pilgrim@CatholicCharitiesCA.org
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Local Catholic Charities proudly serves immigrants

Local Catholic Charities Organizations in California proudly serve immigrants in communities across the State. For over 60 years, these services have included everything from emergency food and housing assistance, to mental health counseling, to professional legal services.
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Awarded new grant to provide legal representation for unaccompanied, undocumented minors in crisis

Catholic Charities of California has received three consecutive awards from the Department of Social Services to serve unaccompanied, undocumented minors (UUMs) in California, where for decades, Local Catholic Charities Organizations have been providing these services. Most of these children are in crisis; they have survived dire hardships, including abuse, hunger, gang violence, and parental abandonment. Some are victims of sex or labor trafficking.
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Local Catholic Charities improve access to healthcare

Research shows that increasing access to healthcare reduces poverty. ¹ Reducing poverty in California is a priority for Catholic Charities of California and Local Catholic Charities Organizations. For decades, Local Catholic Charities Organizations have assisted lower-income Californians to enroll in health coverage and access essential health services.
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