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.


Following the teachings of Jesus Christ, we provide help to those in need and bring them hope by supporting them on the path from poverty to self-sufficiency. Catholic Charities of West Tennessee serve our community's most vunerable regardless of religious beliefs, social or economic status, ethnic background or personal misfortune. Catholic Charities is not just for the Catholic Community, it is from the Catholic Community.

Fig Tree Emergency Services

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

Housing Ministries

Catholic Charities of West Tennessee serves the homeless through two housing programs: St. Sebastian Veteran Services and Genesis Homeless Services.

Driving the Dream

Driving the Dream harnesses the power of the helping organizations in Memphis to support the poor on their path from poverty to self-sufficiency – achieving positive, permanent change in their lives.

Camp Love & Learn

Our seven-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.

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.