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 Veterans and their families who are homeless or imminently at risk of being homeless 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!



Donate your Time, Talents and Treasure to Catholic Charities. There are numerous volunteer activities to sign up for during the week at Catholic Charities.

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


November 1, 2016
Volunteer Opportunity
Providing Help...Bringing Hope Annual Campaign
This appeal will be mailed to all Catholic Churches in Memphis and surrounding well as to residences.


December 17, 2016
Volunteer Opportunity
Volunteer Saturday
1325 Jefferson Avenue, Memphis, TN 38104


December 20, 2016
Volunteer Opportunity
Gift's for God's Children Distribution Day
Catholic Charities: 1325 Jefferson Avenue, Memphis, TN 38104

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