Key press and news stories from Catholic Charities Los Angeles. Click on links to view.
Catholic Charities earns coveted 4-Star Rating from Charity Navigator. Click here to enlarge.
Throughout our regions, our programs are in the news at least weekly! We do our best to keep up with the media. Here you will find current news bulletin and also key stories and media hits from past years.
September 1, 2018
Catholic Charities of Los Angeles, Inc.’s sound fiscal management practices and commitment to accountability and transparency have, for the sixth consecutive time, earned it a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator, America’s largest independent charity evaluator.
“This is our highest possible rating and indicates that your organization adheres to sector best practices and executes its mission in a financially efficient way,” stated Michael Thatcher, President & CEO of Charity Navigator. “Attaining a 4-Star rating verifies that Catholic Charities of Los Angeles exceeds industry standards and outperforms most charities in your area of work. Only 15% of the charities we evaluate have received at least 4 consecutive 4-Star evaluations, indicating that Catholic Charities of Los Angeles outperforms most other charities in America. The exceptional designation from Charity Navigator sets Catholic Charities of Los Angeles apart from its peers and demonstrates to the public its trustworthiness,” he continued.
“It is important that our donors can trust that we’re using our funding wisely to accomplish Catholic Charities’ mission,” explained Rev. Monsignor Gregory A. Cox, Executive Director.
August 17, 2018
Catholic Charities’ San Fernando Region will launch a new reading program, Read 2 Succeed, at Guadalupe Community Center on Tuesday, August 28, 2018. The project was created by Sarah Benjamin for her Girls Scout Gold Award. For more information, click here.
August 2, 2018
Free Citizenship Application Workshops are offered by the Immigration and Refugee Services program of Catholic Charities of Los Angeles, Inc. For workshop information and schedule, in English and Spanish, click on the dates below.
Thursday, August 9, 2018 – Catholic Charities of Los Angeles, Inc.
Thursday, August 16, 2018 – Catholic Charities of Los Angeles, Inc.
Saturday, August 25, 2018 – St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Los Angeles, CA
Wednesday, August 29, 2018 – Primerica in Bell Gardens, CA
July 20, 2018
Esperanza Immigrant Rights Project, a program of Catholic Charities of Los Angeles, Inc., is in urgent need of Pro Bono Attorneys to provide direct representation and community education to unaccompanied children and adults in detention. For more information, click here.
June 19, 2017
21st Annual Catholic Charities Golf Tournament
December, 2, 2016
2016 City of Angels Christmas Gala
June 15, 2016
Mahar House Reopens as MYCLUB Program for Youth
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