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Catholic Charities agencies across the country witness 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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The older I get, the closer I get to God

Catholic Charities Archdiocese of Chicago
“The older I get, the closer I get to God,” says Emma Powell, age 65. She is sitting in the Josephine P. Argento Senior Center of Catholic Charities Archdiocese of Chicago in south suburban Harvey, flanked by two women with whom she is very close: her mother, Evelena Brown, age 85, and her grandmother, Annie Davis, age 103. The three-generation group is a familiar sight on Tues­days and Thursdays, when they take the ...
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