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Guided by God’s love for all people, Catholic Charities of Eastern Virginia(CCEVA) provides comprehensive, compassionate services, collaborates with community partners and advocates for those in need in order to empower and enrich lives.

CCEVA primarily serves the poor and the working poor (88% of those we serve live at or below 200% of the poverty level). We serve all people in need regardless of race, ethnicity or religion.


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Mission in Action

Join us for Mardi Gras 2017!

Friday, February 3rd, 2017
The Westin Town Center 6:30 – 11 p.m.

Please join Catholic Charities for an evening of fun and celebration in support of our programs and services for families in need.  The Mardi Gras Gala includes cocktails, dinner, dancing to live music from Guava Jam, a live auction and casino tables.  It is a great way to have fun and support families in crisis in our community.

Many thanks to event sponsors: Jeff McWaters, Coastal Virginia Magazine, Chesapeake Regional Healthcare, Cooper Hurley Injury Lawyers, George Stenke, Clark Nexsen, The Barry Robinson Center, The Abbate Practice, Capital Financial Group and Total Wine.

To purchase tickets or to sponsor the event, please click here.  Dress is business/cocktail attire.  We hope you will join us for a fabulous pre-Lenten celebration and support the poor and vulnerable in our community!  Please contact Tracy Fick at (757) 456-2366, ext. 1011 for more information.





Thank You for Making Christmas Bright
for more than 250 Children in Need!

With the help of many volunteers, donors and local churches, Catholic Charities was able to provide clothing, food and toys for 254 children this Christmas! Additionally, adults with develop- mental disabilities and seniors living alone with very little were also sponsored for Christmas.

Many, many thanks to the Church of the Ascension, St. Gregory the Great, Church of the Holy Family, The Peninsula Cluster Parishes (St. Joseph & St. Mary Star of the Sea), St. Mark’s, St. John the Apostle, St. Nicholas, Little Creek Catholic Chapel, Langley Women of the Chapel, Mixed Blessings (Holy Spirit Chruch), the Junior League of Norfolk/Virginia Beach, The Ron Sawyer Team at ReMax Prime, The Gap at Lynnhaven Mall, the Casey Family, the Raffeto Family & Metro Towing for all of the bicycles, toys, coats, hats and pajamas for children in our programs.

Thank you for helping us make the holidays a little brighter for those in need in our community!


Visit our Blog!

Please visit our blog below to read more about support for families of children with special needs.  If you or someone you love would like to talk with a counselor, please call (757) 467-7707.



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CCEVA’s Adoption Information Nights

Wednesday, February 15, 2017
6:00p.m. – Virginia Beach

Wednesday, March 15
6:00 p.m. – Newport News

Wednesday, April 19
6:00 p.m. – Virginia Beach

Wednesday, May 17
6:00 p.m. – Newport News

Wednesday, June 21
6:00 p.m. – Virginia Beach

Wednesday, July 19
6:00 p.m. – Newport News

Please call Rebekah Hall
(757) 456-2366, ext. 1019 to RSVP

Post-Adoptive Education and Support 

Catholic Charities of Eastern Virginia’s Post Adoption Services Program provides education, support and tools to help families maintain successful adoptive placements. The program will be especially beneficial for families who have adopted children from difficult backgrounds. 

Tier 1 – one day introductory training
Saturdays 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
2017 dates TBD

Tier 2 – 6-week education course
Tuesdays 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
November 8 – December 13 (NN)
2017 dates TBD

All services are FREE and confidential


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Come With Me Into the Fields (85125) Text based on Matthew 9:38, Luke 10, John 4:35-38. Text and music copyright 1971, 1974, 2007, Daniel Schutte. Published by OCP All rights reserved.