Afghanistan Refugees

Catholic Charities continues to resettle Afghan refugees, assisting two families and a single man who arrived in the United States this month.  It’s work that is sure to intensify with thousands fleeing the country as the Taliban strengthen their grip after more than 20 years of war. Please help us help them, donate now.

Space available as bilingual therapeutic preschools open for enrollment at Saint Dominic’s in The Bronx

There is currently an opportunity for children 2.7 – 5 years of age to sign up for the 100% free Fall bilingual special education preschools in the Bronx – TORCH and TORCH ANNEX. Saint Dominic’s enables those they serve to reach their potential and live independent, stable and fulfilling lives.

Catholic Charities Emergency Relief Fund to Assist Haitian Earthquake Victims

Catholic Charities Emergency Relief Fund is supporting Haiti’s relief and recovery from a devastating 7.2 magnitude earthquake that struck the country Aug. 14, killing more than 1,300 people and injuring 5,700. Here's what we are doing and how you can help.

9/11 Day of Service: Packing Meals on the USS Intrepid

Catholic Charities’ staff and volunteers will be joining the Sept. 11 National Day of Service and Remembrance at the USS Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum, part of an effort to assemble a million dry meals for those at risk of hunger. Sign up tp Volunteer.

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NYC’s Mayoral Elections and Refugees in the US

On this week’s episode of Just Love, a conversation about what New Yorker’s are looking for from their next mayor; and a conversation with the economic empowerment supervisor for the Refugee Resettlement Department of Catholic Charities Community Services.

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Afghan New Yorkers Spring Into Action as Humanitarian Crisis Grows

Afghan New Yorkers Spring Into Action as Humanitarian Crisis Grows

Christine Chung and Eileen Grench, THE CITY

This article was originally published on Aug 19 at 11:44pm EDT by THE CITY...

10 Million Meals, Currents News

Currents News Friday, 7/30/21

10 million meals: that’s how many breakfast, lunch, and dinners Catholic Charities of New York has distributed to people in need since the start of the...

New York Rent Relief Application Snags Frustrate Landlords and Tenants

By Greg David, THE CITY

This article was originally published on Jun 27 at 8:34pm EDT by THE CITY. Sign up here to get the latest stories from THE CITY delivered to you each morning...

Pop-Up Vaccination Center held for Poughkeepsie’s Latino Residents

This article originally appears in the Mid Hudson News

May 13, 2021

POUGHKEEPSIE – Catholic Charities Community Services of Dutchess County teamed up with several other...

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...

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