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Catholic Charities Winter-Spring 2014 Newsletter

To view the Winter-Spring 2014 newsletter please click the link below. Catholic Charities Spring Newsletter 2014    

Summary of Activities of Unaccompanied Minors/ Humanitarian Crisis

The US Customs and Border Patrol office estimates that more than 90,000 Unaccompanied Children will cross into the United States in 2014.  This is almost three times the number apprehended in 2013. As of July 17th, 1,144 adults, families, and unaccompanied children were in Border Patrol Custody. An average of 305 additional unaccompanied children are [...]

Local organization honors refugees’ sacrifices

Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri, Refugee and Immigration Services held World Refugee Day on Saturday, June 21st.  Click the link below to read the featured article in the Columbia Tribune. http://www.columbiatribune.com/news/local/local-organization-honors-refugees-sacrifices/article_1e44e228-f9c2-11e3-92fc-10604b9ffe60.html