Category Archives: Catholic Charities WV

Parkersburg Catholic High School Students Partner with CCWVa in Reaching out to Those in Need

Courtesy Photo Parkersburg Catholic High School students stock Catholic Charities West Virginia’s Mobile Outreach and Wellness Works Food Pantry. PARKERSBURG—Parkersburg Catholic High School students have made helping the less fortunate…

Wellness Works Mobile Food Pantry Alleviates Food Deserts in West Virginia

By Colleen Rowan “I made sure I had food for my kids, but I haven’t eaten for two days.” Catholic Charities West Virginia (CCWVa) Parkersburg Region Director Debra Shaffer has…

Catholic Charities’ Autumn Gathering Raises Funding and Awareness in the South

CHARLESTON—The fifth annual Autumn Gathering of Catholic Charities West Virginia (CCWVa), was held Oct. 23, beginning with Mass at the Basilica of the Co-Cathedral of the Sacred Heart in Charleston….

Catholic Charities West Virginia Kicks Off Annual Appeal

WEST VIRGINIA—As Catholic Charities West Virginia (CCWVa) lives out its mission it creates opportunities for all people of good will to be with them in charity. Mark Sliter-Hays, executive director,…

Catholic Charities Opens Outreach Center in Greenbrier Co.

By Colleen Rowan WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS—Catholic Charities West Virginia (CCWVa) opened a new outreach center in Greenbrier County Sept. 5, made possible by a substantial donation from Jim Justice, owner…

CCWVa Hosts Forum on Poverty in Wheeling

By Tim Bishop WHEELING—Legislators from throughout the state gathered June 19 for a public forum focusing on affordable housing and the effect of poverty on children. The forum was organized…

Steak Fry to Benefit Catholic Charities Neighborhood Center in Wheeling

By Tim Bishop WHEELING—Three Wheeling area Knights of Columbus councils are joining forces to hold a steak fry to benefit the Catholic Charities Neighborhood Center in Wheeling. The event will…