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

Journey to independence

Shanaya Mims is what Catholic Charities of Central Florida caseworker Abigail Crocket describes as “a dream client.” Despite the curve ... Read More

The annual Catholic Charities adoption picnic was a holy reunion

The ninth Annual Catholic Charities Adoption Picnic at Moss Park in Orlando on March 17 looked like any family picnic ... Read More

“Choose Life” license plate supports Catholic Charities Adoption Services

When you purchase a Choose Life License Plate, all proceeds support life affirming pregnancy centers, maternity homes and nonprofit adoption agencies ... Read More

Catholic Charities partners with United Way to assist families arriving from Puerto Rico

Six months after Hurricane Maria rocked the island of Puerto Rico, families are still arriving to the U.S. seeking refuge ... Read More

Knights of Columbus make a donation to support hurricane victims

Thank you, Knights of Columbus! State Deputy Donald Lehrer and State Advocate Rob Urrutia presented Catholic Charities of Central Florida with a ... Read More


Kentucky Derby Day – May 5, 2018

Thank you to all who attended our annual Kentucky Derby Day on May 6, 2017! Together, we raised over $60,000 ... 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


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