Tag Archives: FIRE

Life & Justice grants help 14 area organizations serve those in need

Hospitals, mothers’ homes, soup kitchens and more…the Church in northwestern and central Missouri has served those in need through a variety of missions over the decades,

FIRE conference spreads the word about Inclusion in Catholic education

The FIRE Foundation hosted their second biennial conference on inclusive education, ‘Inclusion in Action’,

Fireball helps light the way for God’s children

Not so long ago, 22 years to be exact, children with special needs often were unable to attend their home parish schools with their siblings

FIRE Foundation awarded for best business practices

An area nonprofit dedicated to bringing resources for children with special needs to diocesan Catholic schools recently received a commendation for utilizing best business practices within their organization.

Fifteenth Annual FUNdraiser a huge success for FIRE Foundation

A rainy evening, storms threatening. But a few drops of rain couldn’t keep hundreds of FIRE supporters away from a Hot Havanah Night

Conference on inclusion in Catholic education scheduled for Feb. 22-24

Since its founding in 1996 by a group of Catholic parents with children with special needs, FIRE Foundation has, through funding and advocacy, helped open doors so that children with special needs can attend the same parish schools as their siblings and friends.

Hundreds support FIRE Foundation at FIREBall

He stood near the stairs to the Midland Theater’s second floor holding high the letter “W.”

FIRE continues to bring inclusive education to diocesan schools

As the 2016-17 school year begins, 158 children with significant special needs are excited to start classes with their brothers, sisters and friends at 11 Catholic grade schools and two high schools in Kansas City.

In 2015, people of diocese lived the corporal works of mercy

The Jubilee Year of Mercy announced by Pope Francis officially began Dec. 8 with the opening of “Holy Doors” in churches throughout the world.

Inclusion’s flame grows brighter as FIRE Foundation nears 20

The year was 1996, and six sets of parents dreamed a challenging dream.

Sunday
September 15, 2019
Newspaper of the Diocese of Kansas City ~ St. Joseph