Veterans Offer Pioneering Approach to Helping Fellow Veterans Reintegrate After Service

When veterans return from battle, they sometimes find different “front lines” at home. As they reintegrate into the world they once left, veterans often encounter obstacles and conflicts. Finding jobs, buying homes and re-establishing relationships can be hard. Psychological issues and trauma may plague them. In addition, they may face spiritual voids and feel disconnected from God.

U.S.-Latin American Sisters Exchange Program Launched to Serve Growing Hispanic Population

CHICAGO (October 7, 2014) —Catholic Extension, a papal society that has been supporting Catholics on the margins in America since 1905, announced the formal launch of its U.S.-Latin American Sisters Exchange Program, which was made possible through an initial $3 million grant from the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation.

Helping Catholic Schools to Thrive

“My staff doesn’t work here for the money. They are here because of the kids,” Haidee Todora, the principal of St. Catherine  School in Port Arthur, TX, told us during our visit.

Catholic Extension recently had the chance to visit the diocese of Beaumont, to learn more about the impact our Catholic Schools Sustainability Initiative is having on the Catholic schools in the diocese.