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African Hunger Crisis

There is a drought in East Africa affecting, in particular, Kenya, Somalia, South Sudan, and Uganda. They are in the early stages of famine. In Somalia there are 6.2 million people in need which is 50% of the population. The last famine in Somalia in 2010-12 led to 260,000 deaths.  Overall, 23 million people [...]

Mail day: students, older adults pen pals meet

Mail day: students, older adults pen pals meet Samantha Stetzer Winona Daily News, June 5, 2017  Karen Giner hugs Washington-Kosciusko student Nadia Peterson on Monday afternoon as the two finally meet after spending the year as pen pals. When Carolyn Lutz would tell her fourth-grade class at Washington-Kosciusko Elementary School it was mail day, she [...]

2017-06-15T11:28:52+00:00 News & Announcements|

Catholic Charities Wins When Work Works Award

  Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Winona Recognized for Innovative and Effective Workplace Practices Receives prestigious When Work Works Award  WINONA, MN  – Catholic Charities has been honored with a 2017 When Work Works Award for exemplary workplace practices. Bob Tereba, Executive Director, displays When Work Works Award The prestigious When [...]

Aging Mastery Program – Faribault Session Starts May 24

Faribault Aging Mastery Program Begins May 24,2017 We are pleased to partner with the Faribault Area Senior Center to offer the Aging Mastery Program® in Faribault!  The Aging Mastery Program® (AMP) encourages mastery—developing behaviors across many dimensions that will lead to improved health, stronger financial security, and overall well-being. By participating in this program, you will: Make and [...]

2017-04-21T14:06:25+00:00 News & Announcements|

New Ulm, Living Well With Chronic Conditions – FREE workshop begins March 28, 2017. Registration now open.

 DO YOU LIVE WITH ONGOING HEALTH CONCERNS? Free workshop offered in Winona can help! Living Well with Chronic Conditions Chronic diseases such as diabetes, arthritis, heart disease are among the most common of all health problems in the U.S.  Having a chronic condition can make life a challenge but you can learn to live [...]