News


Give a little, change a lot

There’s a new way to donate spare change to Catholic Charities of Central Florida from your everyday purchases! It’s an ... Read More

St. Joseph Garden Courts spruces up for Spring

Brand new windows and a fresh coat of paint have the residents of St. Joseph Garden Court feeling happy and ... Read More

New Agape Mission Market open in Polk County

A new farmer’s market style pantry full of fresh food and faith is now blessed at Holy Spirit Parish in ... Read More

ESL Teachers recertify to help refugees acquire language skills

This spring, English teachers from Catholic Charities of Central Florida (CCCF) received their annual training on the Comprehensive Adult Student ... Read More

First ever mobile drive-thru food drop serves more than 250 families

More than 100 cars lined up by 9:30 a.m. on May 1, before the Second Harvest Food Bank truck arrived ... Read More

Community experiences life of as a refugee

For a third year, Catholic Charities of Central Florida’s Refugee Resettlement Program partnered with the social work department at the ... Read More

To be a volunteer, it takes…

Generosity, a willingness to give your time to others Understanding, because their lives might be very different from your own ... Read More

Volunteer moved by Catholic Charities food drops

The Second Harvest Food Bank truck rolled in and Catholic Charities staff and volunteers began to unload almost 24,000 pounds ... Read More

Events


Night at the Ball Game – May 18

Join us for a fun evening for all ages to support the St. Thomas Aquinas Medical Clinic! Dr. Peter Morrow ... Read More

Mental Health First Aid Training – May 30 and June 1

Sometimes first aid isn't a bandage or CPR. Sometimes, first aid is YOU. A person you know could be experiencing a ... Read More

Mental Health First Aid Training – June 26 and 28

Holy Name of Jesus is hosting a Mental Health First Aid Training! Sometimes first aid isn't a bandage or CPR ... Read More

Kentucky Derby Day

Thank you to all who attended our annual Kentucky Derby Day on May 5, 2018! Together, we raised much needed ... Read More

Soup Bowl Supper – October 27, 2018

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

Taste of the Villages – February 5, 2019

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