Navigation Links
Catholic Charities Executive to Speak at Caritas Internationalis

ALEXANDRIA, Va., June 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- CARITAS INTERNATIONALIS, in partnership with the INTERNATIONAL CATHOLIC ORGANIZATIONS CENTER, is pleased to announce that Candy S. Hill, Vice President, Social Policy and Government Affairs, of Catholic Charities USA, in Alexandria, Virginia, will participate in an interactive dialogue-briefing on Monday, June 15th at 3:00-4:30 p.m. at the ICO CENTER, located on East 47th Street, between First & Second Avenue, above Holy Family Church, in New York City.


As vice president for social policy and government affairs for Catholic Charities USA, Candy S. Hill is responsible for directing the organization's federal advocacy efforts; representing Catholic Charities USA on Capitol Hill and with the administration; and serving as the organization's spokesperson on social policy. She serves as board member of Coalition on Human Needs, Diversity Committee of the Catholic Health Association, and has been an adjunct professor at Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law.

Hill, a native of Michigan, joined Catholic Charities USA in the summer of 2005 after serving for five years as the president and CEO of Catholic Charities of Monroe County in Michigan. From 1999 to 2001, Hill was the diocesan director of agencies and institutions for the Archdiocese of Detroit, serving as liaison between the Archdiocese and its eight social services agencies and 33 affiliates.

Prior to joining the Archdiocese, she worked for more than 25 years for the State of Michigan's Department of Human Services, formerly the Family Independence Agency. Hill holds a Juris Doctorate from the University of Detroit Mercy School of Law and a bachelor's degree in mathematics from Alma College in Michigan.

Catholic Charities USA is a member of Caritas Internationalis and the Caritas North America region.

Catholic Charities USA's members -- more than 1,700 local Catholic Charities agencies and institutions nationwide -- provide help and create hope for nearly 8 million people a year regardless of religious, social, or economic backgrounds. For almost 300 years, Catholic Charities agencies have worked to reduce poverty by providing a myriad of vital services in their communities, ranging from health care and job training to food and housing. In 2010, Catholic Charities USA celebrates its centennial anniversary. For more information, visit

SOURCE Catholic Charities USA
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Randall Terry: How Tillers Death and office Closing Can Help Propel Pro-Life Movement, Derail Sotomayor and Overturn Roe; Four Key Senators Will Be Targeted to Vote Against Sotomayor; Catholic Bishops Will Play a Role to Defeat Sotomayor
2. 2009 Catholic Health Assembly to Focus on Hope in a Time of Hardship and Adapting for the Future in a Time of Health Reform
3. New Poll on Obama, Catholics and the Notre Dame Commencement Finds Deep Divisions Among Catholics
4. Notre Dame Obama Scandal: Remove School From Catholic Directory
5. Cardinal George Urges Catholics to Tell Administration: Keep Conscience Protections for Health Care Workers
6. Embryonic Stem Cell Research Executive Order Places Politics Ahead of Science, Says Michigan Catholic Conference
7. Pope to Pelosi: Catholic Politicians Must Protect Life
8. Catholic Charities USA President Joins President Obama at Signing of Childrens Health Insurance Legislation
9. Catholic Charities USA Praises Congress for Protecting Health Care for Low-income Children
10. Thomson Reuters Installs Clinical Xpert at Catholic Healthcare West for HIS Downtime Solution
11. Catholics for Choice Statement on Overturning the Mexico City Policy
Post Your Comments:
(Date:11/25/2015)... ... November 25, 2015 , ... Beddit® has launched a new ... systems. The new app features a more intuitive SleepScore™ that rates sleep quality on ... slept. The SleepScore is created by a proprietary algorithm. Beddit analyzes the data to ...
(Date:11/25/2015)... ... ... In an ongoing Clinical Study conducted by an independent physician, Andrew Gostine, ... evaluating the efficacy of its product and its disinfection protocol. This study is taking ... 2014 through October 2015 at a 360-bed, acute-care, academic medical center located in Chicago, ...
(Date:11/25/2015)... D.C. (PRWEB) , ... November 25, 2015 , ... Today, ... fatalities on our nation’s roadways has dropped below 10,000 for the first time since ... 10,076 in 2013. , According to data released by the National Highway Traffic Safety ...
(Date:11/25/2015)... Md (PRWEB) , ... November 25, 2015 , ... ... Hypertension Association (PHA) announces the nation’s Periwinkle Pioneers, individuals and groups responsible for ... of this disease. The Periwinkle Pioneers, nominated by the public, will receive special ...
(Date:11/25/2015)... Florida (PRWEB) , ... November 25, 2015 , ... ... LLC has announced that it has undertaken significant expansion of its current state ... The investment is part of PharmaTech’s strategy to increase its manufacturing capacity as ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:11/24/2015)... Calif. , Nov. 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ ... leader in non-invasive genetic testing and the ... that it will present at the 27 ... York on Wednesday, December 2, 2015 at 1:00 p.m. ET.  Matthew Rabinowitz, ... Company,s financial results, business activities and financial ...
(Date:11/24/2015)... HOUSTON, TX and VANCOUVER, Nov. 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ ... EPI; NASDAQ: EPIX ) announced today that the ... clinical study of EPI-506 as a treatment for metastatic ... States and Canada.  --> ... --> In the Phase 1/2 clinical trial, ...
(Date:11/24/2015)... Nov. 24, 2015  DILON Diagnostics and GE Healthcare ... agreement for DILON to distribute GE,s Discovery NM750b Molecular ... signing of this distribution agreement will provide Dilon,s experienced ... Imaging system and is considered an initial step in ... solutions for clinicians and their patients. ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: