Archive for July, 2014

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Jul

When unaccompanied minors come to the United States, Catholic Charities and the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops' Migration and Refugee Services Office step up to the plate to care for and place the children. This short, 5-minute video tells the story of two young men -- one from El Salvador, and the other from Sudan -- who are now living successfully in the United States.

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Jul

July 21, 2014 show CCI Executive Director Bob Gilligan talks to Pastor Corey Brooks of New Beginnings Church in Chicago, who is seeking to end the gun violence in Chicago through his Project H.O.O.D. program (Helping Others Obtain Destiny) by calling for 5,000 men and women to volunteer to patrol 500 corners in Chicago. Bob also speaks with Dawn Fitzpatrick, new Respect Life director for the Archdiocese of Chicago. He also chats with Ashley Collins of the Archdiocese's Office ...