Catholic leaders find proposed federal budget largely fails the moral test - Catholic Courier

05/26/2017  |  News Articles  |  Share

By Dennis Sadowski
Catholic News Service

WASHINGTON (CNS) -- President Donald Trump's proposed fiscal year 2018 budget sent shivers through social service, education and environmental communities, prompting church leaders and advocates to question the administration's commitment to people in need.

The leaders repeated in...

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Westchester Labor Alliance/ Alianza Laboral de Westchester

05/23/2017  |  Media Alerts  |  Share

Yields Nearly $400,000 in Recovery of Stolen Wages in Five Years

 

The Westchester Labor Alliance, (WLA)/Alianza Laboral de Westchester, (ALW) recently presented five women who were the plaintiffs in a case brought against Elise’s Food and More in Port Chester, with the first $15,000 of a $47,000 total restitution granted.  ...

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Caring for immigrant youth fleeing Central America -Crain's New York

05/19/2017  |  News Articles  |  Share

A year before former President Barack Obama declared the waves of children crossing the Mexican border a humanitarian crisis, a Guatemalan teen showed up at Dr. Alan Shapiro’s mobile health clinic outside a drop-in homeless center in Harlem. The boy had accidentally washed his medication in the laundry. He could explain little of his situation...

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¿Qué requisitos se deben cumplir para poder solicitar asilo político? - Univision

05/12/2017  |  News Articles  |  Share

El abogado Franco Torres explica, en primer lugar, que las personas que pueden pedir asilo son aquellos que por alguna amenaza no pueden regresar a su país de origen. Además, para aplicar a esta solicitud, tienen un año para poder hacerlo, desde el último ingreso a los Estados Unidos.

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    Estos son los obstáculos que debe enfrentar un inmigrante mientras ajusta su estatus migratorio - Univision

    05/05/2017  |  News Articles  |  Share

    El abogado Franco Torres asegura que el registro de entradas y salidas de los Estados Unidos es muy importante en el proceso. También, se tiene en cuenta el historial criminal de las personas que buscan este ajuste.

     

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    Rockland Co. Bar Association Selects Catholic Charities Director For Liberty Bell Award - New City Patch

    05/01/2017  |  News Articles  |  Share

    From Rockland County Bar Association: The Rockland County Bar Association selected Martha Robles, Director of Catholic Charities Community Services of Rockland, to receive the annual Liberty Bell Award. Through this award, Martha Robles is recognized for her outstanding service in promoting a better understanding and respect for the...

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    Rockland Food Pantry Gets its Own Greenhouse - Nyack Patch

    05/01/2017  |  News Articles  |  Share

    ROCKLAND COUNTY, NY — Catholic Charities Community Services of Rockland unveiled a new greenhouse on its property in Haverstraw New York on Earth Day. Funded by a New York State grant secured by NYS Assemblyman Ken Zebrowski, the greenhouse is the first of its kind in the New York region to be constructed for the benefit of a food pantry.

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