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11:00 am Chicken BBQ Dinner @ Knights of Columbus Council 4245
Chicken BBQ Dinner @ Knights of Columbus Council 4245
Dec 15 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Chicken BBQ Dinner @ Knights of Columbus Council 4245
For Tickets Call: Bob Hazenstab 696-4206 Ed Zang 207-9684 Ray Gregorchik 232-6557 Jerry Kovach 696-0198 Tim Surkovich 696-1209 Dan Turcovsky 414-9636 Knight Hall 695-4752 Altoona Needs Office 943-1981 x 108 Proceeds benefit the Altoona Needs Office. Meal includes BBQ Chicken, Baked Beans, Applesauce, and Roll.    
12:00 pm Food for Families Christmas Give... @ Altoona Soup Kitchen
Food for Families Christmas Give... @ Altoona Soup Kitchen
Dec 20 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Food for Families Christmas Give-Away @ Altoona Soup Kitchen
The annual Food for Families Christmas give-away  is scheduled for Friday, December 20th at the Altoona soup kitchen.  The give-away takes place during the lunch hour.  Our wishes for a holy Christmas season.  


Shoe Drive Nets Over $1,400.

The Altoona human needs office raised $1,489.20 with the help of local churches and businesses who collected gently worn and new shoes. The committee banded and bagged the shoes and were paid $.40 a pound. That’s a lot of shoes; over 3,000 pairs! Many were brand new shoes. The shoes will go to other countries like […]

First Annual Food Truck Rodeo Raises Nearly $6,000.

​On Sunday, June 16, 2019 the 1st Annual Feed the Need Food Truck Rodeo was held from noon to 4 p.m. at Peoples Natural Gas Park in Johnstown. The nearly $6,000.00 raised will go toward an ongoing freezer/cooler project for the Johnstown warehouse.

Conference President Receives Msgr. William M. Griffin Award

The Msgr. Griffin award was established by Catholic Charities Diocese of Altoona-Johnstown and is given annually to men and women who demonstrate a “significant, long-term commitment to serving the poor, marginalized and most vulnerable within the diocesan community in Bedford, Blair, Cambria, Centre, Clinton, Fulton, Huntingdon, ​and Somerset counties.” This year three people were chosen […]

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