News


Catholic Charities receives generous donation for disaster relief

Sister Donna Markham, President and CEO of Catholic Charities USA (CCUSA) presented $2 million for immediate, emergency assistance to Florida ... Read More

Staying Safe: recovering from Hurricane Irma

From Marco Rubio, US Senator for Florida - September 12, 2017 Tips for keeping you and your family safe Stay ... Read More

Understanding emotional responses to natural disasters

By Catherine Galda, Director of Behavioral Health Services at Catholic Charities - September 15, 2017 Natural disasters can be sudden ... Read More

Emergency food available for families in need on September 15

Lake County - In partnership with Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida and the Society of St. Vincent de Paul, emergency ... Read More

Orange County residents now eligible for FEMA

Orange County residents are now eligible for Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) disaster relief funding, which provides financial help (up ... Read More

Praying for all affected by Hurricane Irma

As our communities begin to recover from Hurricane Irma, we pray for those who are still without power and/or displaced ... Read More

Hope for dreamers

On September 5, 2017, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced that Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, known as ... Read More

Catholic Charities of Florida welcomes new president

Our executive director at Catholic Charities of Central Florida, Gary Tester has been elected president of the board for Catholic ... Read More

Events


Free Financial Education Classes in Lakeland

Join us to learn ways to manage your money better! Do you need help creating a budget? Do you need ... Read More

Triad of Love – October 6

Has your life been touched by adoption? Come celebrate with Catholic Charities Adoption Services at our Annual Triad of Love ... Read More

Annual Collection – October 21 and 22

The Annual Collection for Catholic Charities of Central Florida will be held on the weekend of October 21 & 22, ... Read More

Soup Bowl Supper – October 28

Soup Bowl Supper is a fundraiser to benefit the critical work of Pathways to Care in providing a safe place ... Read More

Links for Health – November 4

Join us for our 8th annual Links for Health charity golf scramble on November 4, 2017. The event supports St ... Read More

Taste of the Villages – Feb 6, 2018

Benefitting Lazarus Free Medical Clinic ... Read More

Videos


Transforming Lives in Polk County

Learn how we follow our call to serve in Polk County ... Read More

Our Mission of Mercy

A significant aspect of the many ministries that Catholic Charities offers is that they are designed to provide comfort, encouragement ... Read More

The Adoption Option

Leesa Elliott, Pregnancy and Adoption Counselor at Catholic Charities Adoption Services, speaks about how we serve birth mothers who are ... Read More