At Catholic Charities, we love and serve the God we cannot see by lovingly serving those we can. Last year your support, enabled us to provide:
  68,141 meals  •  14,430 hours of case management  •  pregnancy and parenting support services to 2,545 parents  •  shelter for 887 individuals.

Get Hooked on a Great Cause

2014 Annual Lenten Restaurant Campaign

2nd Annual Lenten Restaurant Campaign
March 5 - April 17, 2014

Eat out during Lent and you'll be helping others in need. Enjoy select menu items on designated days during Lent (March 5 - April 17) and a portion of the sales will be donated to Catholic Charities and Catholic Charities Free Health Care Center.

Check out our partners and their offers
Read the Post Gazette Story
See Chad from Qdoba talk up the “Cause”

Dels Lenten Fish

Del's Ristorane DelPizzo in Bloomfield will donate $1 to our cause when you enjoy their Friday Lenten Dinner Buffet from 4:00 - 8:00 pm, including Friday, April 18, Good Friday. Buon Appetito!


Joes Crab Shack Food Picture

Joe's Crab Shack Station Square will donate 10% of your total food bill Friday, April 18, Good Friday to Catholic Charities and Catholic Charities Free Health Care Center. You must present their April campaign flyer when you order. Get the flyer here.


Win a Trip for 4 to Italy this Fall


Raffle proceeds benefit Free Health Care Center and St. Joseph House of Hospitality.
Get all of the details here.
Read the Pittsburgh Catholic Story

Give a Gift of Joy

This Lent, be a "Joy-Bearer"

2014 Lenten Appeal Picture This Lent, accept His call to be a Joy-Bearer through your support of Catholic Charities.
Make your gift of joy today!


Lenten Reflections

Lenten Reflections with Deacon Rick Cessar

Decon Rick Deacon Rick serves as deacon and pastoral associate at St. Sebastian Parish in Ross Township. He is also Master of Ceremonies for Auxiliary Bishop William Walterscheid. We are grateful to share Deacon Rick's weekly reflections with you during Lent.

Ash Wednesday
Week 1 Reflection
Week 2 Reflection
Week 3 Reflection
Week 4 Reflection
Week 5 Reflection
Week 6 Reflection


Mark Your Calendar

2014 Day Of Giving

Support all Catholic Charities programs and Catholic Charities Free Health Care Center on this date and your gift will be matched. Details


Our National Volunteer of the Year

Alexis Weber, volunteer of the year

Catholic Charities USA has named Alexis Weber its national Volunteer of the Year!

Since 1994, Alexis, who is the Director of UPMC Mercy Hospital's School of Nursing has spent Friday afternoons treating the men who live at St. Joseph House of Hospitality, our residence for men who were homeless or risked becoming homeless. During her 20 years of service, she has never missed her time with the residents! Alexis will be recognized at CCUSA's national gathering in October.

Congratulations dear Alexis and thank you for your devoted service to our guys who all love and cherish you!

Read the release from CCUSA


Upcoming Events

Lenten Restaurant Campaign
"Get Hooked on a Great Cause"

March 5 - April 17, 2014

Bluegrass Benefit Concert
April 25, 2014

Bishop's Dinner for Catholic Charities
May 2, 2014

Pittsburgh Day of Giving
May 6, 2014

Highmark Walk for a Healthy Community
May 17, 2014

3rd Annual Sporting Clay Shoot
June 13, 2014

Post Abortion Healing Retreat
June 20-22, 2014

3rd Annual Classic Car Show
June 28, 2014


All Events


Catholic Charities, Diocese of Pittsburgh

212 Ninth Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Phone: 412-456-6999

Catholic Charities, Diocese of Pittsburgh

212 Ninth Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Phone: 412-456-6999

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