Charities Mission Statement
Charities of the Diocese of Wilmington exists to help fulfill the Christian
duty to love and serve God's people.
Its mission is rooted in the Gospel of Jesus Christ. The universal and local Church proclaims the
Gospel and teaches the recognition of the dignity and sacredness of each human
life and the belief that we are called to share our resources with the most
vulnerable among us.
It is the mission of Catholic Charities to address
human suffering and to promote and restore the well-being of people and society
as a primary focus, caring service to families and persons in need;
together with members of the community to become informed about and to take
action on critical social issues; and,
publicly for social policies which enhance human dignity and safeguard basic