The Diocese of Des Moines
Brian Williams speaks about Catholic Charities
May 19, 2010
Written By: Trish Radke

Brian Williams, anchor of NBC Nightly News, talked about Catholic Charities at the University of Notre Dame’s commencement this past Sunday. Clearly, his comments are testament to all we do.

“Wherever I’ve come across people suffering and dying, I’ve also found Catholic Charities right there standing alongside them, ministering and soothing, helping and healing, without regard for self. Every one of them a shining towering example of sacrifice and selflessness Let’s make that what people think of when they think of the Catholic Church in America.”
- Brian Williams, Notre Dame Commencement, May 16, 2010


With Notre Dame’s permission, Catholic Charities USA has posted Williams' remarks and a link to the video on their Web site at Save to