PROVIDING HELP, CREATING HOPE

JOIN US AT OUR ANNUAL CELEBRATION OF HOPE GALA

2020 was an unprecedented year of extreme challenges, and our brothers and sisters need our help now more than ever as they rebuild their lives. We’re gathering together virtually on Saturday, March 13, 2021, to celebrate hope and to spread goodwill to those in greatest need. Individual tickets are free, and sponsorship opportunities are available. RSVP, donate, learn more, tune in, and become a sponsor here.

RELIEF FOR OREGON WILDFIRE VICTIMS

You can support the thousands of Oregonians who are still struggling to recover their stability and livelihoods due to the Oregon wildfires by CLICKING HERE. If you need emergency assistance, please call Save First Financial Wellness at (503) 688-2659.

We are experiencing high call volumes. Please leave only one message and allow 3-5 business days for a Save First representative to respond to your request.

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Our programs sustain communities and assist individuals and families across the state.
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Catholic Charities of Oregon develops innovative solutions for some of our region’s most pressing housing challenges.
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Financial Wellness

Financial freedom starts by saving for tomorrow. Save First Financial Wellness offers services that are critical to weathering a financial crisis and attaining a healthy financial lifestyle.
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Family Services

In partnership with our clients, we provide an array of family supportive services including counseling, case management, and education.
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Migration Services

At Catholic Charities of Oregon, we welcome all migrants and refugees as our brothers and sisters, providing resettlement and immigration legal services.
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Counseling Services

The Intercultural Counseling Center serves children, youth, adults, and families.
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Pope Francis Center

Our center for volunteerism, engagement, and education.
Articles

Year-end housing finance changes benefit Healthy Housing Initiative projects

Posted By | Travis Phillips, Director of Community Development & Housing
In its year-end pandemic relief and funding package, Congress delivered a surprise gift for affordable housing: wonky but noteworthy improvements to one of the most common methods of paying for affordable housing, the Low Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC).

Donor Appreciation Spotlight: Terrance Moses

Posted By | Catholic Charities of Oregon
We are fortunate to have extremely generous donors and volunteers who give their time, energy, support and resources to Catholic Charities. As part of our donor and volunteer appreciation campaign, we are recognizing individuals and organizations who share God’s love and spread Christ’s light by partnering with Catholic Charities. Because of our donors and volunteers,…

Refugee Services Spotlight: Looking forward to helping refugee families reunite and rebuild their lives in 2021

Posted By | Catholic Charities of Oregon
Today we congratulate President Biden and welcome him to his first day in office. At Catholic Charities of Oregon, we look forward to what a Biden Administration will mean for our programs—especially our Refugee Services Program.

MLK Day of Service: AmeriCorps VISTA Spotlight

Posted By | Catholic Charities of Oregon
Today, on the third Monday of January, we observe Martin Luther King Jr. (MLK) Day not only as a federal holiday, but also as a national day of service where we make the commitment to improve our communities. As Martin Luther King Jr. famously said in his The Drum Major Instinct sermon, “Everyone can be…