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Legally Blind & Facing Homelessness, Jasmine & Her Sons Found Help

Posted on 07/21/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Meet Them Now

It was tough enough for Jasmine and her sons, Timothy and Travis to be legally blind.  Now they and little baby Lillian faced homelessness.  Check out their story of hope and renewal in this, the final installment of our special five-part series mapping Catholic Charities in your neighborhood.

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Filed under: Catholic Charities Centennial

Tags: Catholic Guild for the Blind, 2017 Annual Fund Drive, Catholic Charities Community Service

Announcing Yankees Ticket Winners

Posted on 07/20/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Lucky Fans Score Big

A big thank you to everyone who participated in our Yankees ticket contest and helped make it a success! 

This is a particularly special game for us because the New York Yankees are celebrating Catholic Charities Day at...

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Filed under: Catholic Charities Centennial

Tags: Catholic Charities Day, Yankees Stadium, Cincinnati Reds

10 Ways to Stay Cool in New York

Posted on 07/19/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

What You Need to Know This Heat Wave

via GIPHY

 

Temperatures soared into the 90s this week and feel like 100 on steaming city streets. This extreme heat is not just...

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Filed under: Strengthening Families & Resolving Crises

Tags: NYC heat wave, NYC Health, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

Meet the Faces, Hear the Voices of New Yorkers with Lives Transformed

Posted on 07/12/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Across New York, Mapping Catholic Charities in Your Neighborhood

David, 57, worked two full-time jobs — security guard by day, maintenance man by night — to make ends meet.

But his independence came to an abrupt...

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

Tags: 2017 Annual Fund Drive, HomeBase, Homelessness Prevention Program

Dedicated, Driven – and Running – the TCS NYC Marathon

Posted on 07/12/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Antonia Watson Shares What’s Powering Her Run for Team Catholic Charities NY

Welcome to today’s update from Team Catholic Charities NY, our team running the26-mile TCS New York City Marathon 2017, the largest marathon in the greatest city ever...

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Filed under: Team Catholic Charities NY

Tags: TCS NYC Marathon, Antonia Watson

Win 2 Yankees Tickets!

Posted on 07/11/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Catholic Charities Day at Yankees Stadium: Yankees v.s. Cincinnati Reds

The New York Yankees
Celebrates Catholic Charities Day
Honoring Our Centennial of Service!

Here’s your opportunity to...

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Filed under: Catholic Charities Centennial

Tags: Catholic Charities Day, Yankee Stadium, Yankees v.s. Cincinnati Reds

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

Independence Day 2017

Posted on 07/5/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Lives Lit Up by Catholic Charities

Fresh back from celebrating Independence Day - marking the moment 241 years ago when immigrants hailing from across the Atlantic first honored our nation’s birth - we today share a new story of jubilation. With your help, Catholic Charities helps for our neighbors in need regain their own independence...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees, Affiliated Agency Events, Catholic Charities Centennial

Tags: Independence Day

Wishing You a Happy Fourth of July

Posted on 07/4/2017 by admin  |  Share

From Catholic Charities

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Filed under: Catholic Charities Centennial

Tags: Independence Day

Tips & Tricks for Running the NYC Marathon

Posted on 06/30/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Alex Serrao’s Inside Lane

Alex Serrano - Team Catholic Charities NY 2017
Alex Serrao - Team Catholic Charities NY 2017

Welcome to today’s update from Team Catholic Charities NY, our ten runners – one for each decade of our 2017centennial...

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Filed under: Team Catholic Charities NY

Tags: TCS NYC Marathon, Team Catholic Charities NY, Hanson's Marathon Method

Translating the Supreme Court's Travel Ban Ruling

Posted on 06/29/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Important Tips Immigrants & Refugees Need to Know

The Supreme Court’s decision this past Monday, June 26, regarding President Donald Trump’s travel ban prompted questions, confusion and fear.  To help immigrants,...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees, Contacting the New York State New Americans Hotline, Help for Refugees, Asylees, & Victims of Trafficking

Tags: Travel Ban