2024 Spring Appeal

April 1, 2024

CCS needs your generous support to continue to help the men, women, and children who turn to us in need across western Washington. In his letter to donors this spring,…

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2023 Appeal for the Poor

November 20, 2023

Dear Friend of CCS/CHS, In this special season of giving, I want to express my personal gratitude to faithful donors, staff, volunteers, and parish communities for “sharing the light of hope”…

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Pioneering Personal Care for Older and Disabled Shelter Guests

October 6, 2023

Shelters can be tough, exhausting environments for anyone experiencing homelessness, let alone individuals who are elderly or disabled. Prolonged stress can advance the aging processes by 10-20 years, so mental…

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2023 CCS Long Term Care Appeal

September 19, 2023

“I truly believe that the most valuable part of in-home care is helping vulnerable clients remain in the homes they love, surrounded by their pets and life-long cherished belongings. The…

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2023 Catholic Housing Services Appeal

June 12, 2023

“I don’t know where I would be without Clare’s Place.” Vern V., a life-long Everett resident, is a man of few words, but they are heartfelt. At Catholic Housing Services…

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Hope Changes Everything!

April 3, 2023

It has been said that hope is the only thing stronger than fear. In my many years as leader of CCS/CHS, I’ve learned that hope changes everything for those who…

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Spring! A time of renewal, new beginnings and hope!

March 31, 2022

Dear Friend of CCS, What I deeply value in my four decades of leading Catholic Community Services and Catholic Housing Services is the daily privilege to experience first-hand new beginnings…

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2021 Appeal for the Poor

November 9, 2021

Dear Friend of CCS/CHS, Thank you for your kind help in many ways – all from gracious hands outstretched by your workers.  Please continue to pass on the blessings –…

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CCS’ Food Truck For Elders

September 8, 2021

It goes without saying the pandemic has caused many hardships, most of all the hardship of cutting us off from one another. This has sharpened our focus and awareness of…

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Catholic Housing Services Campaign

June 18, 2021

“After doors shut, one after another, you opened doors for me and I am very grateful.  I was homeless and you helped me to get an apartment and a job. …

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