Charlottesville's Catholic Worker community

News and Resources

Catholic Virginian, November 2015: Catholic Worker House in Charlottesville Continues the Mission of Dorothy Day

NBC29, October 2015: Urban Farming Makes it Easier to Harvest Crops in Charlottesville

NBC29, December 2013: Success Story Leads to Rare Vacancy at Homeless Transitional Housing

C-ville Weekly, December 2012: Local Catholic Couple Runs Refuge for Those in Need

Habitat for Humanity: Casa Alma Aids Partner Family

Our developing urban farm was profiled on local blog, Beyond the Flavor.  Scroll to the middle for the Casa Alma piece.

Meet our community in its early days in this video produced by Ross McDermott in 2010:


We publish a newsletter twice each year with updates and reflections on life at Casa Alma:

Spring 2016     Fall 2016

Spring 2015     Fall 2015

Spring 2014     Fall 2014 

Spring 2013          Fall 2013        01771_247_253b

Spring 2012       Fall 2012 

Spring 2011          Fall 2011         

Spring 2010       Fall 2010