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Free rides to COVID-19 vaccination sites

Free rides to COVID-19 vaccination sites

In partnership with the Tarrant County Commissioners Court, we are providing free rides to individuals in need of transportation to their COVID-19 vaccination appointments! To see if you qualify, call our Transportation Services team at (817) 336-8714.  Read more...

Introducing: The Pathways

Introducing: The Pathways

Where We Started Five years ago, we launched our Out of Poverty Campaign. This campaign included an effort to link our clients’ journeys with measurable outcomes of success. To do this, we created an initial definition of four key metrics – mostly financial – that we...

COVID-19 Study

COVID-19 Study

UT Southwestern and Texas Health Resources are looking for participants for a study about COVID-19 in Dallas and Tarrant counties! The DFW COVID-19 Prevalence Study aims to understand better how the virus is spreading in our community and why it disproportionately...

Poverty Awareness Month 2021

Poverty Awareness Month 2021

Welcome to Poverty Awareness Month. It's a new year and we are starting with a theme that makes up the core of our agency's purpose: The daunting, complex issue of poverty. The root causes often go back generations –mired in systemic inequality, ineffective...

CCFW Receives 2020 Community Partner of the Year Award

CCFW Receives 2020 Community Partner of the Year Award

Catholic Charities Fort Worth is honored to receive Tarrant County College Northwest Campus’ 2020 Community Partner of the Year award.  Our shared commitment to helping Tarrant County community college students reach their educational goals and thrive is the...

Adhikari receives Immigrant Journey Awards in Texas

Adhikari receives Immigrant Journey Awards in Texas

Sudip Adhikari, a program specialist at the Catholic Charities Fort Worth, TX has been presented with the Immigrant Journey Awards for the year 2020. The award was presented by Badmus & Associates, an immigration law firm based in Dallas, TX. Adhikari was also...

The Greatest Gift Catalog Ever 2020

The Greatest Gift Catalog Ever 2020

Looking for the perfect holiday gift? Join NBC 5 and the Greatest Gift Catalog Ever for the 2020 holiday giving season. The Greatest Gift Catalog Ever is an annual catalog that offers gift giving ideas and features 20 amazing local nonprofits with matching donor...

New Research on Why Padua Works

New Research on Why Padua Works

Why We Created Padua There are 100+ federal anti-poverty programs in the United States – siloed by need (housing, food, etc.) and consisting of complicated/confusing requirements and paperwork. For a family trying to get out of poverty, this can be overwhelming. They...

Research Spotlight: How Exactly We “Evaluate”

Research Spotlight: How Exactly We “Evaluate”

We do a lot of work in “R&E,” a term used to define our work in Research and Evaluation. While we’ve spent some time talking about our research, it can be helpful to know what program evaluation looks like.  Evaluation takes the form of an ever-circling 6-part...

Research Spotlight: On Getting Feedback from Those Who Left

Research Spotlight: On Getting Feedback from Those Who Left

The heart of our work is long-term interventions, so keeping clients engaged enhances the effectiveness of our interventions. So when we started noticing students leaving our Stay the Course program after the winter break, we began asking “why?” On the back end, we...

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