Impact 2019-2020

92
Average number of people served daily at our Welcome Center, providing companionship, snacks and shelter
38,325
Meals served annually to our residents at St. Joseph House of Hospitality
5,548
The number of times we met the needs of more than 740 Pregnancy and Parenting clients
175+
Individuals, couples and families receiving emotional and mental health counseling
11.8+K
Volunteer hours donated through our Volunteer Engagement program—a value of nearly $300,000

Our Mission

Catholic Charities is the primary social service agency of the Diocese of Pittsburgh, serving all regardless of religious affiliation, at their time of great need.

In The News

Annual Golf Classic Supports Catholic Charities Free Health Care Center
Golfers can enjoy a day of their choice at Longue Vue Club and provide relief to thousands of…
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Food and Mood in the News
Earlier this month, Kathleen Zamperini, our Director of Counseling, led a national audience of…
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About Us

Catholic Charities of Pittsburgh ministers mind, body and spirit to those in danger, distress or confusion. We provide emergency help for basic needs and practical guidance and support to individuals, families and children to foster healthy, stable lives.

"Hope is our business. If you need help, no matter who you are or where you’ve been, we’re ready to walk alongside you. If you want to help, join us with your time, talent or treasure to reimagine what a strong future means for all of us."
Susan Rauscher
Executive Director
“I used to be scared about what I’d be able to handle but then I found Catholic Charities. Everyone there treats me with respect and dignity. It makes me feel good about myself.”
Dental patient at Catholic Charities Free Health Care Center
“I didn’t have a good outlook for keeping my job and knew I wouldn’t be able to keep my apartment. Catholic Charities gave me support in my goals in the important things I need to progress.”
Catholic Charities Program Client