College of Arts and Sciences Dean's Speaker Series: William J. McCarthy, Jr., Catholic Charities of Baltimore, Dec. 10
November 27, 2018
Contact: Office of Government and Public Affairs
William J. McCarthy, Jr., J.D. '87, executive director of Catholic Charities of Baltimore, will serve as the next guest of the University of Baltimore's Yale Gordon College of Arts and Sciences Dean's Speaker Series on Monday, Dec. 10 at 6:30 p.m. in the M. Scot Kaufman Auditorium in the William H. Thumel Sr. Business Center (home of UB's Merrick School of Business), 11 W. Mt. Royal Ave. McCarthy will speak on "Living with Purpose: My Journey from West Baltimore to Tax Attorney to Banker to Leading Catholic Charities." The event is free and open to the public. An online R.S.V.P. is required (details listed below).
McCarthy has led Catholic Charities of Baltimore since 2009, having served previously as president of SunTrust Greater Baltimore. The organization, founded in 1792, serves people of every faith across nine counties and Baltimore City. On average, Catholic Charities of Baltimore provides assistance to 160,000 every year.
McCarthy has been active in area non-profits for several years, including board membership on St. Joseph Medical Center, the Greater Baltimore Committee, the Downtown Partnership of Baltimore and the Maryland Zoo, among others. In 2009, the Maryland Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals named him the outstanding volunteer fundraiser.
Learn more about the College of Arts and Sciences Dean's Speaker Series.