Catholic Charities Forth Worth is a non-profit with a belief that ending poverty is possible.
Our clients are working poor families, and we focus primarily on poverty-solution services, income-generating social enterprises, improved educational outcomes, and solutions for disadvantaged children.
Stay The Course
Increasing College Graduation Rates For Low Income Students
Normal Drop Out Rate
Students Participating in 2015
Students Remained in School
Our Holistic Approach To Ending Poverty
We can’t end homelessness by counting the number of shelter beds we fill or end poverty for a family by signing them up for government benefits.
Instead of throwing money at problems, we invest in cost-effective
solutions that are replicable and scalable. Examples of results:
Trained for Employment in 2016
Vocational Student Graduates
Veterans Housed in 90 Days
Rides to Jobs & Medical Appts
Challenges & Societal Impact
Over the last five decades, nearly $15 trillion has been spent on federal anti-poverty efforts with little success.
Yearly Societal Cost of Poverty ($Bil)
Living Below Poverty Line in US
Lower Income if Raised in Poverty