CCNY Food Distribution

Catholic Charities of New York is shining a light on this important month, using it as an opportunity to give back to the community and increase awareness of the many who suffer from hunger throughout the Archdiocese – and the numbers would surprise you.

Monsignor Kevin Celebrates NYC Labor Day Parade with Mass at St. Patrick's Cathedral

Thousands of working women and men, representing over 150 unions and labor groups marched in the annual New York City Labor Day Parade up Fifth Avenue on September 7th. The parade kicked off after the conclusion of a special Mass celebrated at St. Patrick's Cathedral by Monsignor Kevin Sullivan, Executive Director of Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of New York. 

Helping New Americans Know and Understand Their Immigration Rights

On Monday September 9th and Tuesday September 10th, there were two live phone banks offering free, safe, legal help for new Americans at the office of Immigration and Refugee Services of Catholic Charities of NY. That phone bank addressed the many questions surrounding the changes to the “public charge” immigration rule. Univision 41 also hosted a Facebook Live event on September 12th.

Safety and a New Beginning at Saint Augustine Terrace

Saint Augustine Terrace is not just another residential building. It is part of a larger Catholic Homes program of Catholic Charities of New York, the Archdiocese of New York, and the NY Institute for Human Development to transform underutilized church properties into affordable housing units. In the next 10 years, it is expected that 2,000 affordable units will be created.

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JustLove™ By Monsignor Kevin Sullivan

The Relationship Between Church & State and The Pope's Visits to Africa

On this weekend's episode of Just Love, Monsignor Kevin Sullivan talks about Labor Day and the Pope’s trip to Mozambique and Madagascar.

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Puerto Rican Ingenuity and Spirit Still Rising High & Making History

Comite Noviembre volunteers arriving at Coliseo de Arecibo, Puerto Rico 

By Teresa Santiago, Catholic Charities NY Spanish Media Consultant 

A few days ago, I closely tracked...

Univision and Catholic Charities New York Partner for Immigration Facebook Live Event

Facebook Live Forum on the Public Charge Rule Foro sobre la Regla de "Carga Pública." Los expertos en inmigración respondieron sus preguntas en vivo.

Panel experts:

Dan Smulian, Catholic...

Prayer of Remembrance For 9/11

Today marks the 18th anniversary of The September 11th Attacks. 

We remember the 2,977 men, women, and children who lost their lives in New York City, Washington, DC, and Shanksville, PA on that...

Univision: En Vivo con Caridades Católicas Abogado Dan Smulian

“Es importante no rendirse ante el pánico”: experto aclara dudas sobre la medida de carga pública

El abogado Dan Smulian, de Caridades Católicas, asegura que esta regla no va a afectar a muchas...

El Diario: NYC desafía regla de ‘carga pública’ dando más asesoría a los inmigrantes

Coaliciones y organizaciones proinmigrantes, agencias de la Ciudad, El Diario y Univision 41 se unen en una línea especial de ayuda legal

Este artículo aparece originalmente en El Diario. Por: ...

Immigration Public Charge Phone Bank Today

Know York Rights

by John-Mark de Palma

Are you concerned about public benefits and immigration? Call our toll-free phone bank today, September 10th at 1-800-566-7636, from 5:00pm to...

Living the Promise of Her Faith: Sister Norma Pimentel

Sister Norma Pimentel, Photo by USDA

By Jim Sliney Jr  

Sister Norma Pimentel is the executive director of Catholic Charities of the Rio Grande Valley (CCRGV). Of all the places in...

The Thrill of Running & Its Impact

Kieran combines his love for running and passion for Catholic Charities as a member of team CCNY. 

My name is Kieran O’Shea I work as a Development Associate for Catholic Charities. I have...

How Tech and the Xavier Society Revolutionize Life for the Blind

By Jim Sliney Jr

The Xavier Society for the Blind was founded in 1900 by Jesuit priest Father Joseph Stadelman SJ and a group of lay women. It was the only publishing house focused...

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