De Blasio Forms Hotline Between Clergy and City Hall

Posted on 06/8/2015 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Mayor de Blasio just announced creation of the Mayor’s Clergy Advisory Council to serve as a hotline between religious  leaders and City Hall.

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Tags: Mayor de Blasio, Mayor’s Clergy Advisory Council, Msgr. Sullivan

The Best Way to Escape the City Heat

Posted on 06/4/2015 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Art, food and just an hour from NYC!

Join us in historic Goshen for the first Friday Art Walk.


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Cardinal Dolan: “Catholic Charities Is Where Christ Lives”

Posted on 06/3/2015 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

By John Franko
Pittsburgh Catholic

When thousands were fleeing the 9/11 attacks in New York, Cardinal Dolan told a crowd at the Bishop’s Dinner for Catholic Charities held in Pittsburgh on May 15, there were many...

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Tags: Cardinal Dolan

New Video Highlights Impact of Our Work and Personal Story of One Family

Posted on 06/2/2015 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

 Before cancer struck, Yarsely, 27, and her husband, Jean Carlos, 28, each held jobs to support themselves and their two little girls.

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Filed under: Strengthening Families & Resolving Crises

Tags: grace institute, Jean Carlos, Yarsely

NY Notables Help Gala Raise $2 Million for People in Need

Posted on 06/1/2015 by Alice Kenny  |  Share


Great news.  Catholic Charities Annual Gala brought headliners – and headlines – to raise more than $2 million to help our neighbors in need.


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Tags: Catholic Charities Annual Gala Benefit

A Thank You Note That Made Our Day

Posted on 05/29/2015 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

There is already a lot of buzz about how our Refugee Resettlement department helps people who fled torture and oppression in their native lands.

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Find Summer Fun and Meaning Here

Posted on 05/27/2015 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Looking for a valuable and great way to explore the city this summer? 

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Filed under: Adaptive Services for People with Hearing & Visual Impairments

Tags: Catholic Guild for the Blind Office, computer skills, training for work, visually impaired teens

Struggling Students; Struggling Schools

Posted on 05/26/2015 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

How do we reach children and families at risk effectively and fast? 


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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth

Tags: Alianza Dominicana, Mayor de Blasio

Scammers Beware

Posted on 05/22/2015 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Scammers beware. We’re on to you. And we’re fighting back. Catholic Charities just topped off Fraud Awareness Prevention Week.  

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Tags: Fraud Awareness Prevention Week, Hildalyn Colon-Hernandez, UNIVISION, WADO Radio

Top 4 Summer Deals for CYO Friends and Family

Posted on 05/21/2015 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Looking for great deals on summer fun for your family? Here are our Top 4 Summer Deals for CYO friends and families!

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth

Tags: CYO, Iona Basketball Camp, NY Liberty

Catholic Charities Takes Charge When the Melting Pot Boils Over

Posted on 05/20/2015 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Victor Cueva, 25, an Immigrant Justice Corps fellow. He is eager to give new immigrants in the Hudson Valley the help his family did not receive when it arrived...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Tags: Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, unaccompanied minors, Victor Cueva

More than Just BBall

Posted on 05/19/2015 by Alice Kenny  |  Share


From “small fries” (short for first and second graders) to “elites” (high school juniors and seniors) just learned last week whether they won CYO’s annual Art and Essay Contest. Prize...

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth

Tags: CYO’s annual Art and Essay Contest

Catholic Charities Snags City Council GOP Leader Vincent Ignizio for Staten Island Post

Posted on 05/18/2015 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Official NYC Council Photo by William Alatriste

 Catholic Charities lands Vincent Ignizio, leader of New York City Council GOP, as our new leader of Catholic Charities of...

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Tags: Councilman Ignizio, New York City Council