Darren Walters Story Part 2

PART 2 of 2: Darren Walters has experienced a lot during his lifetime. Overcoming institutionalization, prison, lifetime parole, and addiction, he turned his life around with the help of his team at Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of New York. When he learned he contracted COVID-19 and his life took a turn.

Success at the Grace Institute: Empowering Women to Achieve in the Workforce

According to a 2020 New York City census data, women in NYC are more likely to face unemployment due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Thankfully, the women of New York have a powerful ally in the Grace Institute.

Catholic Renewal Brings Much Needed Relief to The Bronx Terminal Market

On April 30th, Catholic Renewal held its first dedicated pop-up pantry event in the Bronx Terminal Market. There were about 500 guests invited - individual and family residents of the Bronx neighborhood. Each person was given a box of nutritious food and a box of produce.

Spotlight: Kerly Coyman - Path to Citizenship and Migration Counselor

“When you love what you do, it is no longer a job.” If I won the lottery tomorrow, I would continue working for Catholic Charities for free. Working with my clients is my passion, and I love what I do each day.” says Kerly Coyman, Catholic Charities migration counselor, who earlier this month was naturalized as a United States citizen.

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JustLove™ By Monsignor Kevin Sullivan

Earth Day and Ramadan

On this week’s episode of Just Love, Monsignor Kevin Sullivan discusses the impact that the coronavirus pandemic shutdowns have had on climate change, and about how the observance of Ramadan has been impacted by this difficult pandemic year. guests this week include: Dean Benjamin Houlton, Ph.D. and Lamiya Khandaker.

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Catholic Charities Hosts Pop-Up Food Distribution In The Bronx

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Catholic Charities Hosts Pop-Up Food Distribution In The Bronx

April 23, 2021

New Yorkers in need received help Friday at a pop-up food distribution site...

Bronx Terminal Market's Pop-Up Pantry Going on One Year of Service

Catholic Charities Workers Distribute Food Boxes. Credit: Mott Haven Herald

By Emily Nadal / March 27, 2021Mott Haven Herald On a muggy Friday morning in March, dozens of people...

Biden Effort to Combat Hunger Marks ‘a Profound Change’

Sonya Radford and her daughter, Daja, shopping for groceries in Indianapolis. Ms. Radford enrolled in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, which along with unemployment insurance left...

Cardinal Dolan Blesses Second Farms Housing at Holy Thursday Opening


April 1, 2021- Cardinal Dolan was on hand to celebrate Holy Thursday at the newly built Second Farms Affordable Housing Complex. He toured the building, blessing rooms and the food which...

Primed for the Pipeline: Summer Youth Work Program Restarts


The city has opened its application window for the Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP). Credit: The Bronx Free Press

The Bronx Free Press spoke to Eddie Silverio, Director of...

The U.S. Citizenship Act of 2021 - what does it mean?

One of the points of the law is to keep families together. /Archive

One of the most significant changes in the U.S. Citizenship Act of 2021—which is only a proposed law—is that it...

La Ley de Ciudadanía de los EEUU de 2021 – ¿qué significa?

Uno de los cambios más significativos es que reconoce nuevamente a los EEUU como una nación de inmigrantes

Uno de los puntos de la ley es mantener a las familias juntas. /Archivo

Por: C....

Catholic Charities Pop Up Food Pantry to Expand

Last Wednesday, representatives from Catholic Charities, St. Joseph’s Parish in New Paltz and Food Bank of the Hudson Valley, along with some local political dignitaries, announced an upcoming “...

Catholic Charities of Rockland Helps Keep Homeless Warm in Winter

Dennis Rolon, Catholic Charities Community Services as featured on News 12 

Rockland County, New York does not have an official homeless shelter where adults can go to keep warm 24/7. The...

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