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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

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

Urgent Message from Msgr. Kevin Sullivan

Posted on 06/19/2017 by admin  |  Share

With Prayers and Gratitude

URGENT!

Your compassion and commitment are critical to our mission. Please make your gift now.

I know it's a busy and exciting time of year. So, perhaps you've been meaning to make a gift and it's...

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Filed under: Catholic Charities Centennial

Tags: 2017 Annual Fund Drive, Msgr. Kevin Sullivan

Mayor DeBlasio Proclaims “Catholic Charities & UJA Centennial Day”

Posted on 06/16/2017 by Fanny Gomez  |  Share

Celebrating 100 Years at Gracie Mansion

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio at his podium in Gracie Mansion
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio at his podium in Gracie Mansion

Another exciting day for Catholic Charities as we were once...

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Filed under: Catholic Charities Centennial

Tags: Centennial Day, Gracie Mansion, NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio, Catholic Charities & UJA Centennial Day

James Walsh, Once Helped by Catholic Charities, Finds Hope by Giving Back

Posted on 06/15/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Just four months to go until the Big Day – the 2017 TCS NYC Marathon!

What inspires someone to take on this grueling 26-mile run? 

Each of our 10 Team Catholic Charities NY Marathon runners have a different answer.

Today, let’s...

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Filed under: Team Catholic Charities NY

Tags: TCS NYC Marathon, James Walsh

Everything's Big at the Catholic Charities NY Centennial Gala

Posted on 06/14/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

From the Natural History Museum's T-Rex to 100 Years of Service

Decked out in tuxes and gowns, more than 500 guests snacked, sipped and strolled past the New York Museum of Natural History’s huge T-Rex fossil before gliding downstairs to the big...

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Filed under: Catholic Charities Centennial, Cardinal's Committee for Charity

Tags: Catholic Charities Annual Gala Benefit, Signature Events, Robert H. Niehaus, John G. Stratton, Lynda BaqueroFire Fighter William Arce, Janinah Burnett, Alvin Crawford

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

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...

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

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

Hungry and Need Help?

Posted on 06/9/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Free Food & Services through Catholic Charities

You are not alone

Far too many New York City residents - 1.4 million people, to be precise -- depend on food pantries and soup kitchens in New York to survive. That’s one...

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Filed under: Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless, Feeding Our Neighbors, Catholic Charities Centennial

Tags: Catholic Charities Bronx Food Hub, Food Bank for New York City, Food banks in the Hudson Valley  New York City, Coalition Against Hunger

Heroin Addiction Charted in Your Neighborhood

Posted on 06/8/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Check Out This Just-Released Data & How Catholic Charities is Battling Back

Just-released data reveals striking developments in how heroin is hurting your neighborhood.  Here in the Archdiocese of New York– Manhattan, the Bronx, Staten...

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Filed under: Supporting the Physically & Emotionally Challenged, Alcohol & Substance Abuse, Catholic Charities Centennial

Tags: Catholic Charities Community Services of Orange County.Heroin Epidemic Archdiocesan Response Team, New York State Department of Health

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

Best Way to Meet Young New York Professionals Looking to Make a Difference

Posted on 06/5/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Join Catholic Charities Junior Board!


Junior Board Members at the Cardinal's Commitee for Charity Wall Street Breakfast

We have tons of social, volunteer and faith-based opportunities you’ll love...

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Filed under: Catholic Charities Junior Board Events

$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