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Lundy’s teams with Catholic Action Center to feed the homeless

Lundy's Special Events has prepared more than 6,000 meals since March 17 and donated them to the Catholic Action Center to feed Lexington's homeless.

Catholic Action Center in need of more toys and donations

The Catholic Action Center says 2,500 families still need to shop and they need the gifts to serve the remaining families.

Update: Faith and Community Christmas Store is open

The Catholic Action Center's Faith and Community Christmas Store opens Tuesday to make sure every child has a present to open at Christmas.

Ky. Catholic facility to become addiction treatment center

A Roman Catholic diocese in Kentucky plans to lease a retreat center to community groups for addiction treatment and recovery.

Compassionate caravan helps people in the heat

The hot temperatures can be dangerous especially for people who don't have easy access to water or an escape from the heat.

Catholic Action Center asking for donations

The center is asking for donations of soups, sandwiches, orange juice, milk, and luncheon meats.

Catholic Action Center helps hundreds, donations still needed

Catholic Action Center helps hundreds, donations still needed

Homeless camps close; Shelters prepare for more people

Kentucky is entering a cold snap within the next couple of days and one major concern is the homeless people living on the streets.

Kentucky city takes down homeless camps as temperatures fall

UPDATE: Emergency Disaster Services (EDS) is providing temporary housing to the Catholic Action Center in Lexington.

Extreme cold brings extra help for Catholic Action Center in Lexington

Emergency Disaster Services (EDS) is providing temporary housing to the Catholic Action Center in Lexington. 

Cold weather makes for dangerous nights for the homeless

On cold weather days Joseph Spalding says he doesn't know what he would do without the Catholic Action Center.

Service held for man killed in hit-and-run

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) - A round of applause was given to Jami Oliver at the Catholic Action Center. Just days ago, someone hit and...

Community leaders spend the night on the streets as part of fundraiser

Tonight begins the Catholic Action Center's 24HR Homeless Experience, which benefits Give Kids a Home.

Catholic Action Center receives food thanks to Florence

A Lexington charity received some unexpected help because of Florence.

Flooded roads lead to large donation to local charity

A Lexington charity is getting a big donation in the wake of Hurricane Florence.

Clark County shelter now requiring Hepatitis A vaccines

Another homeless shelter in central Kentucky will soon require its residents to be vaccinated for Hepatitis A.

Students face homelessness too

When you think about the homeless, you probably picture an adult, but many are children.

Cooling stations available for those struggling in heat

The heat is so oppressive this week Lexington has a plan to keep people safe and cool.

Lexington activates hot weather plan for homeless

The city of Lexington says the Office of Homelessness Prevention & Intervention Weather Plan is being put in place in anticipation of the extremely hot temperatures expected this weekend.

Friends mourn the death of a woman found in tent over the weekend

We are learning more about the woman found dead outside in the cold in Lexington over the weekend.

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