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Catholic Charities USA, the official domestic relief agency of the Catholic Church, provides witness to the love of Christ by helping people in need and by serving their communities. Catholic Charities USA is a national organization that offers support to member agencies, provides disaster relief and promotes poverty-reduction through research and legislative reform. 

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A Relentless Business Model

Catholic Charities of Oregon
"I would love to be a successful businessman AND help out my community here. Why not?"  Mohammad always wanted to become a businessman. When he was living in Malaysia after leaving his troubled home nation of Burma, he helped run a business with a family who took him in as their own. However, he could not succeed in business in Malaysia since he was prevented from obtaining legal status. He says, "After living in Ma...
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