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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

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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

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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