Donations Needed: Interfaith Shelter for Homeless Families Interfaith Shelter for Homeless Families (a Catholic Charities residential program in suburban Harrisburg) is in need of the following donations: copy/printer paper, cleaning supplies (Pine Sol, Comet, Mr. Clean, Scrubbing Bubbles), paper products (plates, napkins, bowls, utensils, cups- hot or cold), paper towels, and toilet paper. Donations can be taken to the Diocesan Center (4800 Union Deposit Road in Harrisburg) or call the shelter at 717-652-8740 to arrange a delivery. Thank you for your generosity!
Worshiping and Praying with the Incarcerated - August 26, 2020 Catholic Prison Ministries Coalition (CPMC) Webinar: Worshiping and Praying with the Incarcerated
Prayer and worship while experiencing incarceration are unique experiences. Sister Kathryn Huber, OSB and Fr. Jeremy King, OSB offer insight into prayer and worship with those affected by incarceration and detention.
Date and Time: August 26, 2020 at 1:00 PM
There is no registration fee. To register, click here.
Diocesan Mass for Young Adults - October 3, 2020 On Saturday, October 3, at 7 pm, Bishop Ronald W. Gainer will act as Principal Celebrant and Homilist for the Diocesan Mass for Young Adults. The Mass will be celebrated at Saint Catherine Laboure Parish (4000 Derry Street, Harrisburg, 17111). Young adult Catholics in their 20's and 30's are most welcome and heartily encouraged to attend!
Shelter Shuffle 5K Run/Walk - October 10, 2020 The 16th Annual Catholic Charities Shelter Shuffle 5K Run/Walk will take place on Saturday, October 10th. Due to the restrictions of large group gatherings because of the coronavirus pandemic, this year’s Shelter Shuffle will be a VIRTUAL event. Registrations must be received by September 21st in order to receive an event shirt. No extra shirts will be ordered. For more information, including online registration or donations, visit www.cchbg.org. Proceeds benefit Interfaith Shelter for Homeless Families.