Catholic Social Services of Southern Nebraska (CSS, invites you to an evening of fellowship and Hope in the Good Life! On Saturday, February 25, CSS will hold their Celebration of Hope 2024 at Embassy Suites, 1040 P St. Social hour begins at 4:30 p.m. with dinner at 6 p.m. This is an opportunity to gather for a wonderful meal and enjoy a program highlighting the work of CSS over the past year. The Heart of Christ award will be presented to the Mike and Emily Villa family of Lincoln.

Proceeds from Celebration of Hope 2024 will benefit the work of CSS across southern Nebraska. Programs include Family Support Services, Food Market and Meal Services, Immigration Legal Services, Refugee Resettlement Services and St. Gianna Program for women and children escaping domestic violence. From their locations in Lincoln, Auburn, Hastings and Imperial, CSS assists our neighbors in need across southern Nebraska, regardless of their faith. The deadline to attend Celebration of Hope 2024 is February 16. To reserve your spot or to donate to Celebration of Hope 2024, visit

CSS is a nonprofit organization that has been around for nearly a century helping people in need of all backgrounds and faiths across 24,000 square miles of southern Nebraska. CSS can be found at