Catholic Charities in the News
Read some of the latest mentions of Catholic Charities in the local and national media.
Demolition paves way for Dorothy Day expansion
August 18, 2015St. Paul Pioneer PressDownload a PDF of the story
Clearing the way to replace St. Paul's overflowing homeless shelter
August 17, 2015MPR NewsDownload the PDF of the story
Volunteers Work to Improve Child Development Center in North Mpls.
August 8, 2015KSTP TV Download a PDF of the story
Campaign begins to raise $40M for new Dorothy Day homeless shelter in St. Paul
May 8, 2015StarTribune story Download a PDF of the story
Dorothy Day Center Reveals $100 million Expansion Plan in St. Paul
May 8, 2015KSTP Channel 5 story Download a PDF of the story
Almanac: A New Dorothy Day
May 8, 2015TPT Almanac TV show
Design for $100 million St. Paul homeless shelter to be unveiled
May 7, 2015Pioneer Press story Download a PDF of the story
Catholic Charities makes big pitch for homeless center
May 7, 2015 MPR News story Download a PDF of the story
Catholic Charities gets $5M gift toward $100M Dorothy Day Center
May 7, 2015 Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal storyDownload the PDF of the Story
Twin Cities shelters scramble to help homeless seniors
May 4, 2015 StarTribune story Download the PDF of the story
Mark Dayton's construction finance plan faces obstacles
April 7, 2015Pioneer Press storyDownload the PDF of the story
Child care costs in focus at State Capitol
March 17, 2015KARE 11 storyDownload a PDF of the story
With extended hours, Minneapolis shelters hope to reduce homelessness
March 17, 2015Star Tribune storyDownload a PDF of the statement
County approves funding for extended homeless shelter hours
March 12, 2015Downtown Journal storyDownload a PDF of the story
Poor families struggle to find housing in a tight market
March 8, 2015StarTribune storyDownload the PDF of the story
Two Minneapolis homeless shelters to stay open later
March 6, 2015MPR News Story Download the PDF of the story
Public spending for a public purpose, and to leverage private money
March 3, 2015 Pioneer Press editorialDownload a PDF of the story
Pioneer Press editorial: St. Paul—Vision for new Dorothy Day center takes shape
January 21, 2015St. Paul Pioneer Press storyDownload a PDF of the story
An Independent Catholic Charities Will Continue to Serve Those Most in Need, Regardless of Archdiocese Bankruptcy
January 20, 2015Statement by Tim MarxDownload a PDF of the statement
Construction near for new Dorothy Day Center
January 15, 2015
Finance and CommerceDownload a PDF of the story
More than $1.5M Proposed for Dorothy Day Center Improvements
January 13, 2015KSTP-TVDownload the PDF of the story
Ramsey County approves $1.7 million for Dorothy Day homeless center expansion in St. Paul
January 13, 2015MinnPost storyDownload a PDF of the story
Dorothy Day center gets $1.7M from county
January 14, 2015St. Paul Pioneer Press Download the PDF of the story
St. Paul homeless shelter expected to get key grant for expansion
January 12, 2015MPR News storyDownload the PDF of the story
Pioneer Press editorial: St. Paul has wider door to opportunity
December 27, 2014Pioneer Press opinionDownload a PDF of the story
Chip Scoggins: When Santa Claus wears a uniform
December 25, 2014StarTribune sports column
Homeless shelter forms running group 'Mile in My Shoes'
December 17, 2014FOX 9 News
St. Anthony: Doctors, Red Wing Shoes give back at annual event
December 6, 2014StarTribuneDownload the PDF of the story
Bitter cold: Temperature drop adds to misery for Minnesotans in need
November 19, 2014 MPR News storyDownload the PDF of the story
Twin Cities Homeless Feel Bitter Blast With Shelters At Capacity
November 17, 2014 WCCO 4 TC story Download the PDF of the story
Fighting homelessness in Minnesota
November 17, 2018 FOX9 story
St. Paul homeless shelter prepares for snowstorm
November 10, 2014KARE 11Download a PDF of the story
St. Paul homeless shelter prepares for snowstorm
November 10, 2014MPR News storyDownload a PDF of the story
The Dorothy Day Center will be getting a serious upgrade
October 24, 2014MinnPost "The Glean" Download the PDF of the story
State gives $162M boost to affordable housing
October 23, 2014Finance & Commerce storyDownload the PDF of the story
State borrowing to fund more than $160M in housing projects
October 23, 2014MPR News story Download the PDF of the story
Dorothy Day expansion moves forward as state funds housing projects
October 23, 2014Pioneer Press story Download the PDF of the story
St. Paul housing project for homeless gets $19 million boost
October 25, 2013StarTribune story Download a PDF of the story
Minnesota Housing Invests $19 Million in New Vision for Dorothy Day Center
October 23, 2014Online statementMinnesota Housing Finance Authority Press Release
Dorothy Day neighbors want more say in St. Paul shelter's expansion
October 5, 2014Pioneer Press story Download a PDF of the article
Mired in poverty, left behind
October 3, 2014StarTribune OpinionDownload the PDF of the editorial
For homeless runners, road taken makes all the difference
September 29, 2014 MPR Story
Tevlin: Peterson adds to discussion at fathers group, crisis nursery
September 21, 2014StarTribune story
St. Paul police take up homeless family's cause
September 17, 2014Pioneer Press story
As homelessness overwhelms, Dorothy Day Center struggles, plans
September 9, 2014MPR story
Xcel Employees Help Out North Mpls. Child Center on Day Off
September 6, 2014KSTP TV report
Retired business owner Ted Pouliot, 80, serves the homeless
July, 19, 2014StarTribune article
Catholic Charities statement about the Southwest Light Rail Transit line
June 9, 2014Online statementDownload a PDF of the statement
Dorothy Day Center ReVision Project Included in Senate Capital Investment Bill
May 5, 2014Official statement Download a PDF of the Official statement
Hennepin County Social Service Providers Join Forces for Week-Long Homeless Programs and Services Fair
May 5, 2014 Official release
"Homeless woman leaves the streets for Higher Ground"
March 26, 2014The Catholic Spirit article
"Catholic Charities pushes for $63M homeless shelter upgrade"
March 19, 2014 Download a PDF of the Highland Park Villager article
Higher Ground helps homeless residents move up and out in Minneapolis
March 17, 2014TC Daily Planet article
"Catholic Charities CEO: St. Paul’s Dorothy Day Center is overwhelmed"
March 14, 2014MinnPost article
"St. Paul: Re-aiming a re-do of Dorothy Day homeless shelter: Pioneer Press editorial"
March 12, 2014 Pioneer Press editorial
"Dorothy Day Center scraps plan for new East Side site"
March 11, 2014 StarTribune article
"Dorothy Day Center to stay in downtown St. Paul"
March 11, 2014 MPR News
"Out of the comfort zone — Dorothy Day Center"
January 12, 2014 Twin Cities Daily Planet Download a PDF of the article
"St. Paul sets wish list for state bonding"
January 11, 2014 Pioneer Press article
"A focus on homelessness will pay off for state"
January 10, 2014 StarTribune Opinion Download a PDF of the article
"St. Paul eyes homeless shelter to replace crowded Dorothy Day"
January 9, 2014Pioneer Press article Download a PDF of the article
"Build on success in helping the homeless"
January 5, 2014StarTribune opinion Download a PDF of the article
"Catholic Charities plans Dorothy Day Center expansion"
December 26, 2013Catholic Spirit article Download a PDF of the article
Dorothy Day Center ReVision Press Conference
December 20, 2013 City of Saint Paul Communications Services
"St. Paul: A healing vision for homeless people: Pioneer Press editorial"
December 21, 2013Pioneer Press Opinion Download the PDF version of the article
"Dorothy Day Center Reveals $39 Million Expansion Plan"
December 20, 2013WCCO TV
"Homeless advocates tout $63.7M plan in St. Paul"
December 20, 2013 Finance & Commerce Download PDF version of article