The Catholic Charities of the Diocese of San Diego serve to meet the challenge of the ever-changing community by utilizing spiritual, human and financial resources to enable those we serve to experience dignity and respect.
Catholic Charities Diocese of San Diego exists to WITNESS actively on behalf of the scriptural values of mercy and justice, to acknowledge the sacredness of the human person by working to ENHANCE the quality of life of each individual, and to ADVOCATE for a just society by calling men and women to action on behalf of the poor.
Statement of Identity
We are Catholic Charities of the Diocese of San Diego, California, a ministry of the church caring for the poor and the vulnerable. Our ministry is based on the person of Jesus, who “came not to be served, but to serve.” We believe in the dignity of the human person, and are committed to the Judeo-Christian vision of justice and peace.