#iGiveCatholic raises awareness, gives opportunity to give thanks, give back

student at St. George Catholic School

FORT WORTH — Faithful in North Texas will soon be able to tap into a convenient, community-driven way of giving financial support to local Catholic parishes, nonprofits, and schools.

Father Pedro Martinez, a new shepherd for the flock

Father Pedro Martinez at the consecration

KELLER — “God’s flock is in your midst. Give it a shepherd’s care” (1 Pt 5:2).

Catholic Charities Fort Worth partners with Tarrant Area Food Bank to create food fleet

CCFW employee delivers food

As they have before, Catholic Charities Fort Worth and Tarrant Area Food Bank are once again playing off each other’s strengths to address an immediate need — food insecurity in this instance, aggravated by the twin challenges of decreased donations and the closure of many church and community organization food pantries during the COVID-19 crisis.