Catholic Charities Gala Raises Funds to Help Those in Need – AD Today

More than 500 people turned out Sunday to help Catholic Charities raise funds for its crucial work in aiding the less fortunate in the five counties of the Diocese of Allentown

The annual Gala was held at DeSales University. The event is the primary fundraiser for Catholic Charities, and helps fund community assistance such as feeding the hungry, assisting those in danger of becoming homeless, counseling those in need, and helping people become financially self-sufficient in their lives.

Catholic Charities receives 300 phone calls every week from people seeking assistance. For more information on how to help, visit