Need knows no boundaries of ethnicity, age, faith or gender. Neither do we.
Need knows no boundaries of ethnicity, age, faith or gender. Neither do we.

Catholic Charities is not just for the Catholic community, it is from the Catholic community.

Catholic Charities of West Tennessee serves people regardless of religious beliefs, socio-economic status or ethnic background.

Our Programs

Camp Love & Learn

Our 7 week camp offers age appropriate curriculum allowing each child to participate in a variety of well-planned indoor and outdoor activities that foster social, emotional and intellectual growth.

Fig Tree Emergency Services

Fig Tree provides emergency services (food, clothing and Christmas time gifts) to the homeless and impoverished populations in West Tennessee.

Genesis Homeless Services

Genesis Homeless Services provides supportive housing assistance for homeless men and women suffering from mental illness and addiction.

Immigration Services

Our Immigration Services Program offers low cost, comprehensive immigration counseling services addressing our clients' basic needs in order to help them integrate into our community.

St. Sebastian Veteran Services

St. Sebastian Veteran Services focus on homeless and at imminent risk of homelessness Veterans and their families who reside in Shelby County, TN.

Our Ministries

Parish Social Ministry

Parish Social Ministry

Parish Social Ministry merges Scripture and the Catholic faith tradition into meaningful and practical activities throughout the diocese.
Bouquets of Hope

Bouquets of Hope

Volunteers gather weekly to repurpose donated flowers into smaller bouquets that are delivered to patients in hospitals, hospices and nursing homes throughout the Memphis area.
Make a donation

Make a donation

Without the support of our individual donors, private foundations, grants and Corporate partners we could not offer the programs and services we do in our community. Please go to Donate and make an online donation today!

St Bernard's Biscuits

St Bernard's Biscuits

Homemade Dog Biscuits, St. Bernard's Dog Biscuits™ is a wonderful treat for your pet as well as helping out a hard-to-employee clients of Catholic Charities of West Tennessee.

St. Bernard's Bow Ties and Bandanas

St. Bernard's Bow Ties and Bandanas

Dress your Pet in Style! We have Bow Ties and Bandanas for all sizes! Go to our Social Enterprises page and order one today!

Make a Difference by Volunteering.

Numerous volunteer opportunities exist for students, seniors, families and businesses. You may volunteer as little as one time or sign up for weekly recurring opportunities.

Upcoming Events

6.9.16

June 9, 2016
Volunteer Opportunity
Big Mobile Food Distribution-Church of the Resurrection

5475 Newberry Avenue, Memphis,  TN  38115

7.14.16

July 14, 2016
Volunteer Opportunity
Big Mobile Food Distribution-St. Paul Catholic Church

7.16.16

July 16, 2016
Volunteer Opportunity
Volunteer Saturday

1325 Jefferson Avenue, Memphis,  TN  38104

7.20.16

July 20, 2016
Camp Love & Learn End of Camp Celebration!

Christian Brothers University

9.17.16

September 17, 2016
Volunteer Opportunity
Volunteer Saturday

1325 Jefferson Avenue, Memphis, TN  38104

11.1.16

November 1, 2016
Volunteer Opportunity
Providing Help...Bringing Hope Annual Campaign

This appeal will be mailed to all Catholic Churches in Memphis and surrounding counties.as well as to residences.

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