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Syrian Family Finds Safety in the Bronx

Posted on 06/21/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Thanks Catholic Charities, Their “Angels on Earth”

Syrian Family Helped by Catholic Charities

The same day a US fighter jet shot down a pro-Syrian regime drone prompting more terrifying news about  Syrian President Bashar al...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Tags: Syrian refugees, Bronx

Best Brooklyn Party Kicks Off World Refugee Day Celebration

Posted on 06/13/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Zumba, Pop-Up Art, Friendship & Inspiration

What a fun, inspiring New York night filled with new New Yorkers from around the world! 

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Tags: World Refugee Day Party 2017, Spaceworks, CAMBA, Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society, International Rescue Committee, Refugee and Immigrant Fund

Free Legal Clinic for Haitian Immigrants

Posted on 06/7/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Join Catholic Charities in Rockland County!

Looking for a free legal clinic to answer the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) recent “Handle Your Affairs” warning to Haitians temporarily living in the U.S...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees, Accessing Legal Help

Tags: Haiti, Temporary Protected Status, TPS, Department of Homeland Security

$400,000 in Stolen Wages Returned to Workers

Posted on 06/2/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

High-Profile Win for Low-Profile Workers

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees, Reporting Exploitation & Fraud

Tags: Westchester Labor Alliance, Day Laborers

Immigration Questions?

Posted on 05/19/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Call Our New York State New Americans Hotline for Answers

Do you have a question about an immigration matter?

Call The New York State New Americans Hotline (Formerly known as New York State...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Tags: New York State Immigration Hotline

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

What Does It Take to Be a Top Volunteer?

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

Find Out in This Video of Sally Cahur

Watch our video about Sally Cahur and find out what it takes to be a top volunteer.

So what does it take to be a top volunteer?  Check out our new video about Sally Cahur, our Catholic Charities USA Volunteer of the Year Finalist to find out.

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Tags: Sally Cahur, Catholic Charities USA, volunteer

Immigration Questions? Call Our Free Immigration Hotline for Expert Advice

Posted on 04/17/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

We’re Teaming with Univision, El Diario & More to Help You

Starting NOW, April 17, 18, and 19, call our Immigration Hotline, 800-566-7636, from 4 pm – 7 pm for FREE professional advice on how to get in front of the...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Tags: UNIVISION, WADO, El Diario, New York State Immigration Hotline

Best Volunteer Opportunities in New York to Help Immigrants and Refugees

Posted on 04/4/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Tailored Just for You

Passionate about immigrant rights?  Then, no matter where you live, we have the best volunteer opportunities in New York to help immigrants and refugees tailored just for you.

Just click the...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Tags: Volunteering, immigration

Celebrating the End of Women’s History Month

Posted on 03/31/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

And the Beginning for Esmeralda Hoscoy & Others Like Her in Making History

Shout it out, ladies!  Today is the last day of Women’s History Month and we have a lot to be proud of!  Here at Catholic Charities, our own Esmeralda Hoscoy, Regional...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Tags: Women’s History Month

Get Your Immigration Questions Answered on Univision TV

Posted on 03/30/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Catholic Charities Attorney Franco Torres Premiers Tonight for This Weekly Segment


Catholic Charities own Immigration Attorney Franco Torres

Catch Catholic Charities own Immigration Attorney Franco Torres to ask your pressing...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Tags: Catholic Charities Attorney Franco Torres, UNIVISION

Advice for Irish Emigrants Worried about ICE Raids

Posted on 03/24/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

In its latest newsletter, Aisling Arts Community Center, a Catholic Charities affiliate, provides advice for Irish immigrants worried about ICE raids:

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Tags: Irish emigrants, ICE Raids

Immigrants: Be On Notice

Posted on 03/22/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Catholic Charities Director of Immigrant & Refugee Services

C. Mario Russell uses his expertise as Catholic Charities Director of Immigrant & Refugee Services to also serve as a regular contributor on immigration issues for “El Diario” newspaper and our “Charity in Action” blog.

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Tags: El Diario, Executive Orders, C. Mario Russell