Posted September 12, 2022
“Phil” Maynard made the world a better place. His dedication to faith, family and to those in need left a legacy that will last forever. His work ethic, combined with a humble and generous heart is the example we all should emulate.
Phil attended St. Francis de Sales Parish School and Archbishop Hoban High School. After leaving Kent State University to enter military service in Japan, he returned home with his new bride Takako and started working a temporary job on Gilchrist Road at Akron Storage and Warehouse while finishing his degree and starting a family. He moved up the ladder... read more
Posted August 17, 2022
In the United States, nonprofits have been around since the mid-1800s. Since then, philanthropy and nonprofit organizations have been growing tremendously trying to help make a difference in people’s lives.
Catholic Charities first made its appearance... read more
Posted August 09, 2022
Catholic Charities Matt Talbot for Women (MTFW) program was founded in 1999 with the intention of helping women who are struggling with alcohol and/or other drug dependencies.
After 23 years, MTFW is moving to a new... read more
Posted July 26, 2022
Meet Lindsay and Hannah from the Advancement Department, otherwise known as the ‘Package Deal’.
The term ‘package deal’ started off as a joke, but Lindsay and Hannah soon realized their two jobs do a lot of... read more
Posted July 18, 2022
For the past two years, Catholic Charities has had a relationship with the Grafton Correctional Institution. In 2020, a group of inmates proposed that they be allowed to grow a garden for the benefit of... read more