GREENVILLE—Ramiz Askar remembers the day in 2006 that changed his family’s life forever. Mr. Askar, an engineer, was in his home in Baghdad, Iraq, with his wife and daughter on a Friday, his customary day […]
COLUMBIA—A major fundraising effort is underway to help Clean of Heart, which must relocate its outreach that provides fresh clothes and hope to Columbia’s homeless. The Catholic Charities program has to move into facilities on […]
COLUMBIA—In response to the recent devastating flooding, the Sisters of Charity Foundation is supporting organizations that provide relief assistance. South Carolina organizations that serve individuals, families, neighborhoods and communities who have suffered from the effects […]
COLUMBIA—South Carolina’s St. Vincent de Paul councils want to help people who need a House in a Box. This national program provides families who have lost everything in a natural disaster with new household furnishings […]
Each year, the South Carolina Council of Catholic Women Greenville Deanery works with the diocesan office of Ethnic Ministries to promote multicultural appreciation and the need for peace around the world at Christmas. Catholic schools […]
JAMES ISLAND—Father Thomas Kingsley, pastor of the Church of the Nativity, leads adoration of the Blessed Sacrament at Holy Cross Cemetery on All Saints’ Day, Nov. 1. The service included a rosary.
COLUMBIA—Sister Mariana Koonce takes health care into the valleys and byways of the Tennessee mountains. She regularly sees people living in dire circumstances, often without adequate shelter or running water, and hears stories of poverty […]