PRLog - Oct. 30, 2012 - OVERLAND PARK, Kan. -- St. James Academy recently collected more than 20,000 food items for Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas’ Emergency Assistance Center food pantry in Kansas City, KS. During St. James Academy Annual Food Drive, a competition emerged among the six communities within the school. Students participated in a daily competition among the “houses” as well as the competition called “Can-Struction”
Photo: St. James Academy Students help bring in cases of canned food items for the Can-Struction competition on October 18, 2012.
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About Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas
Founded in 1956, Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas is a nonprofit health and human services agency that assists annually more than 85,000 people of all faiths. Catholic Charities serves 21 counties in northeast Kansas with service site locations in Emporia, Lawrence, Leavenworth, Kansas City, KS, Overland Park, Olathe and Topeka. The goal is to offer help and hope and to move the families from a situation of poverty and anxiety to one of self-sufficiency and stability. Catholic Charities provides a wide range of programs including: Family Stabilization, Family Strengthening and Healthcare. Catholic Charities is a United Way Member Agency.