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KNIGHTS GOLF TOURNAMENT

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Immaculate Conception Knights of Columbus Council 13681 is hosting a Golf Tournament to benefit LifeHouse Crisis Maternity Home. The 4-person scramble tournament will take place at Fremont Hills Country Club on Monday, September 19. For more information, click here....

KY3 – Volunteers continue to repair homes flooded 6 months ago

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KY3 Volunteers continue to repair homes flooded 6 months ago By Drew Douglas | Posted: Thu 6:20 PM, Jun 16, 2016 SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (KY3) Doris Marsh's home is finally being repaired after being flooded back in January. Marsh remembers the moment she realized her converted garage was full of water, "When I stepped down and I stepped in water. And my feet got wet, and I thought, oh, what is this?" She applied for FEMA help, but didn't qualify. "So then I thought, what am ...

KSPR – Young volunteers repair homes damaged by winter floods

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Young volunteers repair homes damaged by winter floods By Sheena Elzie, KSPR News | Posted: Thu 11:33 AM, Jun 16, 2016  | SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (KSPR) - With those sky-high temperatures, you might not think about flooding. For almost 500 home owners in Greene County, however, the damage left behind is a constant reminder of the winter floods. Back in December and January heavy rains hit the Ozarks, leaving streets and basements underwater. One group is stepping up to help. Volun...

CATHOLIC CHARITIES OF SOUTHERN MISSOURI WORKS WITH VOLUNTEERS TO REPAIR HOMES DAMAGED IN HISTORIC WINTER FLOODS

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News Release For release June 15, 2016   CATHOLIC CHARITIES OF SOUTHERN MISSOURI WORKS WITH VOLUNTEERS  TO REPAIR HOMES DAMAGED IN HISTORIC WINTER FLOODS   Hundreds of individuals were impacted by the historic flooding that occurred this last December and January. In the last two months, Catholic Charities of Southern Missouri (CCSOMO) staff and volunteers reached out by phone call to hundreds of families throughout southern Missouri who had applied for FEMA assistance, to i...

Groups rehab Cape Girardeau couple’s home

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Groups rehab Cape Girardeau couple's home Thursday, March 31, 2016 You have health problems. You don't have much money. And then your home is condemned because it has fallen into disrepair due to your health and money issues. It's an unthinkable scenario for some, but a Cape Girardeau couple found themselves in exactly this situation last year. Then, they were given hope. Catholic Charities of Southern Missouri, along with volunteers and area businesses such as 4 Site Counseling, ...

Catholic Charities helps eligible individuals apply for nutrition assistance program

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Catholic Charities of Southern Missouri press release 4/6/2016 For Immediate Release CATHOLIC CHARITIES HELPS ELIGIBLE INDIVIDUALS APPLY FOR NUTRITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM   At Catholic Charities of Southern Missouri (CCSOMO), we are committed to helping those who are eligible apply for SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) assistance so that they and their families can live healthier lives.   SNAP (formerly known as food stamps) helps Missourians with low ...

Team of volunteers helps restore struggling couple’s home

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Thursday, March 17, 2016 By Bridget Brown ~ Southeast Missourian James King and Lillian Martin pose for a photo Wednesday on the front porch of their newly remodeled home in Cape Girardeau. When their house on Giboney Street was condemned last year, James King and Lilian Martin were forced to move out and take refuge with relatives. Their home had fallen into disrepair because of health problems and poverty. Catholic Charities of Southern Missouri stepped in to help King and Mart...

Open House to celebrate Rebuilt Home destroyed in Joplin tornado

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Click here for Press Release OPEN HOUSE TO CELEBRATE REBUILT HOME; FAMILY’S HOME DESTROYED IN MAY 2011 TORNADO WHAT:                      Open House; remarks by Maura Taylor, Executive Director of Catholic Charities of Southern Missouri, Brian Fogle, President and CEO of Community Foundation of the Ozarks, and Major Phil Aho, General Secretary of The Salvation Army; welcome gift presented to homeowner  TIME/DATE:            Monday, March 14, 10:30 a.m...

THE BISHOP’S WALK 2016 – FAMILIES HELPING FAMILIES

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Register Now The Bishop’s Walk for Catholic Charities – Families Helping Families will be held on Saturday, March 12, and Bishop Emeritus John J.  Leibrecht will participate at the Springfield location. Parishes from throughout the diocese are participating during this special year—the Year of Mercy! The Bishop’s Walk is a fun, community-building event, as well as an opportunity to observe the Lenten practice of almsgiving because all proceeds support Catholic Charities’ programs ...

You can file your income tax returns for FREE – if your income was $62,000 or less in 2015.

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Each year, millions of people pay, on average, more than $200.00 to prepare and file their tax return, because they didn't know there was a free option. There is! You can file a free federal return and up to three state returns if your income in 2015 was $62,000 or less. Visit MyFreeTaxes.com. For more information, click here....