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  • 30 Sep

    Providing meals to the homeless during the UCI Bike Race

    The Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) World Championship Bike Race brought thousands to downtown Richmond September 19th through the 27th. A majority of the streets were closed for most of the day over the nine day event, prompting many businesses, schools and non profits to close for the entire week. One organization that has a daily […]

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  • 18 Sep

    Happy National Welcoming Week!

    On March 2nd Mayor Bowers signed a proclamation declaring Roanoke a Welcoming City, a member of the Welcoming America movement. While Roanoke is the first in Virginia to have signed on as a Welcoming City, other cities in Virginia are working to follow suit, reflecting the attitude that welcoming environments create social and economic benefits […]

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  • 17 Sep

    (News Release 9/16/15) CCC Awarded VA Literacy Foundation Grant

    Commonwealth Catholic Charities Awarded Grant from Virginia Literacy Foundation to support the ESL program  Richmond, Va., September 16, 2015 – Commonwealth Catholic Charities (CCC) was recently awarded a $7,500 grant from the Virginia Literacy Foundation to support its ESL program. CCC provides ESL classes and tutoring for clients and community members with limited English proficiency. […]

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  • 02 Sep

    (News Release 09/02/15) CCC Awarded Gertrude M. Conduff Foundation Grant

    N E W S    R E L E A S E For Immediate Release          Commonwealth Catholic Charities Awarded Gertrude M. Conduff Foundation Grant to support the Independence for Seniors program  Richmond, Va., September 23, 2015 – Commonwealth Catholic Charities was recently awarded a $20,000 grant from the Gertrude M. Conduff Foundation, Bank of America, N.4., Trustee. The Independence for Seniors […]

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