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Cardinal Dolan Rings Opening Bell; Thanks Generous Donors

Posted on 06/20/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

More than 120 donors and supporters celebrated a special thank you celebration on June 19, 2017, cheering as Cardinal Timothy Dolan rang the Opening Bell on Wall Street and sharing a special bacon-and-eggs Wall Street breakfast that honored...

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth, Catholic Charities Centennial, Cardinal's Committee for Charity

Tags: Cardinal’s Committee for Charity, Cardinal Timothy Dolan, New York Stock Exchange, Wall Street Breakfast

Finally – Good News for Children in Foster Care

Posted on 06/12/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

SUNY Approves Cardinal McCloskey Community Charter School

Finally, good news for children who suffer far too much -- those in foster care, at risk and in the neediest communities – children who too often age out of school, then fall behind in life.  After years of planning and negotiations, the just-approved Cardinal McCloskey...

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth, Foster Care

Tags: Cardinal McCloskey Community Charter School, SUNY Charter School Committee

Latest Stories of Lives Transformed

Posted on 06/1/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

At Catholic Charities Alianza It’s Not Just About Taking; It’s About Giving Back

 

There is so much happening at Alianza Youth Services, our Catholic Charities Community Services (CCCS) division that serves children and youth in Washington Heights, Inwood, and the Bronx.  Check out our latest stories of youth's lives transformed...

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth, Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless

Tags: CCCS Alianza, Highbridge Cornerstone, Dyckman Cornerstone, Catholic Charities Community Services

Bronx Week Honors Catholic Charities

Posted on 05/16/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Check Out These Top 4 Bronx Week Events!

 

Get the inside scoop from us,  Bronx insiders, as Bronx Week’s celebration of the best and brightest honors Catholic Charities to commemorate our 100-year...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees, Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth, Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless, Strengthening Families & Resolving Crises, Supporting the Physically & Emotionally Challenged, Catholic Charities Centennial

Tags: Bronx Week, 2017 Bronx Day Parade

Special Message from Msgr. Kevin Sullivan

Posted on 05/15/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Time Is Running Out

The time for compassion is now.
The most vulnerable in our community are counting on us — and you.

Right now, I really need your help. Time is almost out for our 2017 Annual Fund Drive and I haven't heard...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees, Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth, Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless, Strengthening Families & Resolving Crises, Supporting the Physically & Emotionally Challenged, Catholic Charities Centennial

Tags: Annual Fund Drive

6 Best Ways to Celebrate Mother’s Day

Posted on 05/11/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

How to Make Mother’s Day Perfect for Your Mom

Mother’s Day is almost here -  this Sunday, May 14!  But don’t worry, you still have time to make it perfect.

Here are our "6 Best Ways to Celebrate Mother’s Day:"

via GIPHY...

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth, Strengthening Families & Resolving Crises

Tags: Mother's Day

Welcome to Catholic Charities Alianza Youth Services

Posted on 05/10/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Introducing Our New Feature!

By Eddie Silverio

Director of Catholic Charities Alianza Youth Services

In order to bring YOU, our community, partners, sponsors and program participants, the...

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth, Catholic Charities Centennial

Tags: CCCS Alianza Division

Attention: Young Performers Who Want to Become Stars!

Posted on 05/8/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Join Our Conjunto Folklorico Ensemble

Do you want to…
Reach your artistic potential?
Learn about traditional Dominican heritage?
Perform in a professional state-of-the art theatre?

...

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth

Check Out These Top 5 Sports Hero Videos

Posted on 05/3/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Featured at Our CYO 81st Annual Club of Champions Tribute

 

Sports, arts and teamwork stand among CYO’s immediate goals, but its true focus, sports heroes repeated at the Our CYO 81st Annual Club of Champions Tribute on May 2, 2017,...

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth, Strengthening Families & Resolving Crises

Tags: Our CYO 81st Annual Club of Champions Tribute, Caron Butler, Eric LeGrand, George Pyne, Ben McAdoo, Sean Kilpatrick 2017 CYO Club of Champions

Teens Beat Back Anti-Muslim Racism Through Basketball

Posted on 04/21/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

"On the Courts We’re All Equals”

By Teresa Santiago

Catholic Charities Alianza

Tired of the constant anti–Islam, anti-Muslim, anti-immigrant rhetoric, Robert Flores, Alianza Youth Services Division Director decided to transform this...

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth

Tags: Alianza Youth Services, Lt. Joseph P. Kennedy Center, CCCS Alianza

Worried What Your Children Will Do This Summer?

Posted on 04/11/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

It’s already April and we parents are starting to worry what are children will do when school ends and we’re at work.  Thankfully, there are free and low-cost Catholic Youth Organization (CYO) sports and youth programs to fill the gap.

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth

Tags: CYO

Hurry - Summer Teen Jobs Are Filling Fast

Posted on 03/10/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Apply Through Catholic Charities Now

With snow falling and a Nor’easter on its way, it’s hard to imagine time is running out for teens and young adults to land a summer job.  But it is! 


SYEP IS ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS!
If you are a NYC...

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth

Tags: CCCS Alianza