Mission Statement
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Catholic Charities in the Diocese of Rockford continues the ministry of Jesus in faithfulness to the Magisterium of the Church.
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Our mission is to serve God for the common good with compassion, dignity and respect; to assist people in achieving a degree of independence consonant with their human dignity; and to work in solidarity with the Church and the other people of good will in advocating for justice.

Volunteer Opportunities are open for the following programs.  Please click below to find out more information:

Long-term Care Ombudsman

St. Elizabeth Catholic Community Center

Refugee Resettlement Program

Caritas: A Catholic Charities Auxiliary