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Impacted by COVID-19? We Are Here To Help!

Impacted by COVID-19? We Are Here To Help!

We are here to give you hope! While our office is not taking walk-in appointments due to safety and precautions surrounding the coronavirus crisis, please know that we are still open and available to assist you during this time of need.   How We Can Help Crisis...

Our Statement: Refugee Resettlement in Texas

Our Statement: Refugee Resettlement in Texas

Where We Stand and Why For 45 years we have been committed to serving refugees, asylum-seekers, and immigrants because of our gospel call to welcome the stranger (Matthew 25) and our unwavering belief in the value of all human persons. During that time, we have...

CCFW In Solidarity With Refugees

CCFW In Solidarity With Refugees

"Since the 1970s, Catholic Charities Fort Worth has proudly resettled refugees in coordination with the federal government supporting them in their journey to live the American dream. We remain committed to serving the refugee population and wholeheartedly stand in...

Research Spotlight: Employers and Poverty Intervention

Research Spotlight: Employers and Poverty Intervention

[vc_column width="2/3"][vc_custom_heading text="The Effects of Employers on Poverty Intervention" font_container="tag:h1|text_align:left" use_theme_fonts="yes"] This quarter, our employer-based services team set out to explore why different employer sites experienced...

Research Spotlight: The Importance of Showing Up

Research Spotlight: The Importance of Showing Up

[vc_column width="2/3"][vc_custom_heading text="Our Present is Our Presence" font_container="tag:h1|text_align:left" use_theme_fonts="yes"]As we continue to learn and evolve, we’ve been taking a look at our presence. As the holiday adage goes “our present is our...

Research Spotlight: Humans Over Process

Research Spotlight: Humans Over Process

[vc_column width="2/3"][vc_custom_heading text="Humans Over Process" font_container="tag:h1|text_align:left" use_theme_fonts="yes"] In our work, we talk a lot about human-centered design, which hinges on our ability to suspend solving, just for a moment, so we can...

Transportation: The Meaning of a Ride

Transportation: The Meaning of a Ride

  It's more than a ride. Transportation is one of the top barriers preventing those in poverty from becoming self-sufficient. We are a mobile society, but transportation options can be few and far between depending on where you live. For example, Fort Worth is...

Why Helping Immigrants Helps Our Country

Why Helping Immigrants Helps Our Country

Our Immigration Services and the Impact of Naturalization For last year’s fiscal year, CCFW served 313 legal permanent residents, 90% of whom passed the naturalization test. Additionally, Immigration Consultation Services has filed 338 N-400 naturalization...

The Trouble with Educational Charity

The Trouble with Educational Charity

It’s hardly a surprise in our evolved world to understand that the entrance into college- or the financial aid that enables students from low-income households to attend college- is just a single part of a fractural pie that make getting a degree possible. While...

Not Your Typical Non-Profit…or Workplace

Not Your Typical Non-Profit…or Workplace

We’re Not Your Typical Non-Profit: CCFW Leads the Employee Engagement Pack “I’d totally work at a non-profit if I didn’t think I’d be overworked and underpaid.” We hear that all the time from people who aren’t as in the know about our non-profit. As it turns out, time...

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