Catholic Social Services

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Cherri Gregg
November 10, 2018 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit heard oral arguments this week over whether the City of Philadelphia should be forced to renew its foster care contract with a religious agency that refuses to place children with LGBT couples. The case involves the...
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Pat Loeb
July 17, 2018 - 12:48 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Attorneys for Philadelphia's Catholic Social Services have appealed a federal ruling that allows the city to halt foster care placements with the agency because of its same-sex couples policy. The outcome could have national implications. Judge Petrese Tucker ruled...
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The Archdiocese of Philadelphia is one of the biggest local sponsors of the summer meals program.
Paul Kurtz | KYW Newsradio
Paul Kurtz
June 28, 2018 - 5:26 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A federally funded program that feeds kids during the summer is off and running. After the traditional blessing from Monsignor Daniel Sullivan, summer campers lined up for their boxed lunches inside the Catholic Social Services ' Northeast Philadelphia Family Service...
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Pat Loeb
May 18, 2018 - 12:49 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Archdiocese of Philadelphia has sued the city in response to the city's decision to stop placing foster children through Catholic Social Services. The city took action because the agency would not place children with same-sex couples. The suit claims the city's...
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