Ammunition Added by New York City & State
Big news this week in our battle against homelessness as New York State agrees to increase housing subsidies and New York City announces plans to build 90 more shelters. The...
Feeding the Hungry Now & into the Next Century
Better Food for Better Lives. It’s not just a slogan; it's a promise. A hungry child, a hungry grandparent, the hungry man you see begging on the street…There is no need more basic...
The woman you see each day on your commute. Your co-worker. Your child's best friend.
The faces of hunger are often familiar ones. In fact, they're our neighbors. More than 20% of New Yorkers struggle to afford food. That's why we're...
The Real Deal on Advocacy
Catholic Charities Govt. & Community Relations Director Luz Tavarez gives an insider’s peak into the 115th Congress swearing in & real deal on advocacy.
Simple as 1, 2, 3
Uh oh… Day 3 into our New Year’s resolutions and we’re already backsliding.
Lucky for you if your resolution was to join with us in making New York a better place
From Monsignor Sullivan
With 2016 quickly coming to a close, I look back with gratitude and forward with great hope.
I’m thankful for generous supporters like YOU who are living Pope Francis’ inspiring message to lift...
Check Out This First-Hand Look at Refugees and Resilience
Looking for inspiration as we celebrate the anniversary of the first Thanksgiving when our immigrant or native American forefathers first broke bread? Check out the blog post below.
By Kelly Agnew-Barajas
Catholic Charities Director of Refugee Resettlement
And Inspiration, Too!
Hunger and homelessness seem as far removed from Thanksgiving as Scrooge from Christmas. But homeless men shivering on the street are among the many for whom we are honored to prepare warm...
Barbara Turk Praises Catholic Chariites Bronx Food Hub
Jeanne McGettigan (Catholic Charities), Daryl Foriest and NYC Mayor's Office Director Barbara Turk(center) along with staff and partners
By Daryl Foriest
Saying Thank You Has Never Been So Easy!
As regular Charity in Action readers, you know how important infrastructure – meaning buildings, heating, technology – is for the accessible and safe quality service we provide. So this week...
The Doorbell Is Ringing
NSACares Staff Volunteered at Our Local Food Hub
From the Catholic Charities USA Annual Gathering
That’s how staff described Catholic Charities Director of Case Management Debra Presti in this video just-aired today, October 12, when Catholic Charities USA honored Deb with its Excellence in Management Award at its Annual Gathering in Boston.
And that is exactly the Deb...
Serving Homeless New Yorkers for more than 25 Years!
George Horton (R) at a Life Experience and Faith Sharing Associates event
Tell That to a Hungry New Yorker
A Catholic Charities staff member assists a client at the Washington Heights Ecumenical Food Pantry
Household income grew 5.2 percent last year but hunger in New York barely budged...