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Free School Supplies for Children We Serve

Posted on 08/11/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

How Catholic Charities Sets Children Up for Success

It's time for Back-to-School shopping and we want to make sure children we serve at Catholic Charities are set up for success.  

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth, Preserving Housing

Tags: Free School Supplies, Back To School

Meet Inner-City Students Reversing H.S. Drop-Out Trend

Posted on 08/9/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Find Out How They Do It

Touring the White House, camping upstate, visiting colleges in state and out; New York City students shared these memories and more in this just-released video featuring how an innovative partnership between George Washington High School for Health Careers & Sciences and Catholic Charities Alianza...

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth

Tags: High School for Health Careers & Sciences, CCCS Alianza Division

$100,000 Back-to-School Match!

Posted on 08/7/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Help Families Avoid Impossible Choices: Give Up Food for Coats, or Crayons for Their Kids

During a time that should be all about the joy of learning, many hardworking families have to make impossible choices.

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth

Tags: back to school campaign

Serving Up Summer Fun for New York Children

Posted on 08/2/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

From Ice Cream to Art

Despite – or, perhaps, thanks to - these steamy August days, children served by Catholic Charities affiliated agencies are having a blast! From toddlers to teens, from able bodied to...

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

Tags: Casita Maria Center for Arts & Education, Astor Services, Enterprise, Summer Camp

Looking for Superheroes

Posted on 07/10/2017 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

Through Catholic Charities Alianza Youth Services

By Teresa Santiago

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth

Tags: CCCS Alianza, Catholic Charities Community Services, Alianza Youth Services

Top 3 Safe, Healthy & Free Summer Activities for New York Children and Teens

Posted on 07/7/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Catholic Charities Has Them Here

Looking for activities in New York this summer for your children and teens that are safe, healthy and free?  Catholic Charities is here to help.

Here are our top 3 choices:

1. Catholic...

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth, After/Out-of-School-Time Activities

Tags: Summer Youth Programs, CYO, Catholic Girl Scouts, Catholic Boys Scouts

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