CCI Asks for Compassion, Generosity This Advent Season

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The Advent season calls us to reflect on how best to enter into the deeper meaning of Christmas. Join CCI and make a difference in the lives of struggling Idaho families. Donate securely online today. DONATE   Christmas is a festive time full of laughter, gifts and gatherings with loved ones. Sadly, it is also a time when we witness the effects of poverty on families who make great sacrifices to merely survive each day. This Christmas, CCI asks you to demonstrate your compassion and concern for those in need, and give a gift of hope.   “Become the salt, leaven and light that provides a beacon of hope to those in need. See the image of God in each… Read more »

Press Release: CCI Welcomes Immigration Action, Warns Against Unauthorized Practice of Immigration Law

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CATHOLIC CHARITIES OF IDAHO WELCOMES IMMIGRATION ACTION, WARNS AGAINST UNAUTHORIZED PRACTICE OF IMMIGRATION LAW   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Catholic Charities of Idaho (CCI), one of the few nonprofit agencies providing immigration services in the state, welcomed President Obama’s executive action as an important first step toward protecting immigrants and strengthening families. The proposed administrative relief will benefit nearly five million individuals and help many contribute more effectively to the betterment of their families, local communities and our nation. Bishop Eusebio Elizondo, MSpS, Chairman of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops Committee on Migration, acknowledged the news stating, “We have a long history of welcoming and aiding the poor, the outcast, the immigrant and the disadvantaged. Each day, the Catholic Church… Read more »

Good NEWS! CCI Fall 2014 Newsletter

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Check out CCI’s recently published fall 2014 newsletter. Articles in the newsletter include a welcome to CCI’s new executive director, updates on CCI services and programs, celebrating with a client, and much more… Download NL PDF