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How many agencies or branches of Catholic charities are there in the United State?

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Asked by Anonymous at 4:34 PM on Sep. 23, 2009 in Religion & Beliefs

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  • 1700+

    Answer by Ministerswife at 4:42 PM on Sep. 23, 2009

  • Too many to count.

    Answer by erdavh at 4:43 PM on Sep. 23, 2009

  • Are you asking about the organization Catholic Charities or charities that are Catholic? Catholic Charities has over 1700 local agencies but there are also other groups/orders that run medical clinics, schools, orphanages, etc.

    There is also the Society of St. Vincent de Paul which is quite large.


    Answer by erdavh at 5:01 PM on Sep. 23, 2009

  • 1700 branches? wow that is a lot...that is A LOT!

    that is number is head shaking unbelievable. That is a lot of help and man power.

    Answer by Anonymous at 5:05 PM on Sep. 23, 2009

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