Please help us make Christmas extra special for a family in need this holiday season through Catholic Charities' Share The Spirit program. We'll be collecting money through the beginning of December for our adopted family.
Catholic Charities of St. Cloud is experiencing a shortage of donors for their Share The Spirit Program. The annual program connects people who want to spread a little Christmas cheer to needy families over the holidays.
Catholic Charities in St. Cloud just wrapped up the first day of their Back To School Distribution yesterday. More than 560 kids were served in one day and the program is expecting to help 2,000 more students this school year.
It doesn't feel like the Christmas season out there yet, but this week is the deadline to sign up for Catholic Charities' "Share the Spirit" program. Spokeswoman Trina Dietz says they still need more people to "adopt a family" for Christmas.
Catholic Charities have begun to distribute school supplies to area kids, as they get ready to head back to school. However, after the first day of distribution today (Tuesday), they are already out of several items.
Each year you hear that the local food shelves are seeing an increase in people needing help. This year is no different as many of our neighbors have lost jobs, fallen on tough times or rely on food shelves to supplement their food supply for their family. We are asking you join us in helping to re-…