News


Volunteers needed August 10 and 21

Join us for our Mobile Market on August 10 and 21 and help us distribute food to our neighbors in ... Read More

Caring for caregivers matters

They are husbands, wives, sons, and daughters all connected through a common mission, loving care for others. The question is, ... Read More

Catholic Charities opens new Mobile Senior Center

Catholic Charities of Central Florida, in conjunction with Holy Spirit Parish in Lake Wales will be opening their newest Mobile ... Read More

Programs broaden horizons for refugees

It’s 4 a.m. and 18-year-old Asende Alex is waking up to get to her job at Starbucks in the Florida ... Read More

Children help parents serve at Catholic Charities

More than 40 special volunteers took over the Orlando office of Catholic Charities of Central Florida on June 19 for ... Read More

Catholic Charities offers hope to Burundi refugee family of eight

When Burundian refugee, Burakoze, and his family arrived at Orlando International Airport in April, he was greeted by long-time friends ... Read More

BB&T helps Catholic Charities better serve those in need

An early birthday treat just arrived for St. Thomas Aquinas Free Medical Clinic. The clinic has been selected as a ... Read More

Catholic Charities of Central Florida creates Emergency Operations Center

The launch of a new innovative emergency operations center to help people across Central Florida before, during, and after an ... Read More

Events


Taco ‘Bout Hunger – August 18, 2018

Save the Date The Lakeland Flying Tigers presents Taco 'Bout Hunger, a Taco Tasting and Competition benefiting Catholic Charities Polk ... Read More

Steps4Seniors WalkAThon – September 22, 2018

Walk for Charity - Walk for Health Join the Lakeland Activity Center for Seniors for its inaugural Steps4Seniors WalkAThon supporting ... Read More

Links for Health – October 20

The event supports St. Thomas Aquinas Free Medical Clinic in St. Cloud and its ministry to uninsured families in Osceola ... 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

Help Catholic Charities transform lives Nov 10-11

“The Lord keeps faith forever, secures justice for the oppressed.” Psalm 146: 6-7 The Annual Collection for Catholic Charities of ... 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