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Urgent! Last Chance to Join Critical Effort

Posted on 09/19/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Special Message from Msgr. Kevin Sullivan

Summer is nearly over, and we’ve been busy helping children in need prepare for their new school year and in our communities helping our neighbors in need. But the need is continuing to grow at an alarming...

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Filed under: Financial Assistance, Online Gift, Monthly Giving, Planned Giving

Tags: Catholic Charities NY, critical fundraising

Worried About Eviction?

Posted on 09/18/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Catholic Charities NY Provides FREE Eviction Prevention Help

If you’re a New Yorker facing eviction, don’t worry.  We’re here for you.

Our Catholic Charities NY staff mobilize to help you during this vulnerable time.

Catholic Charities...

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Filed under: Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless, Permanent Affordable Housing, Temporary & Transitional Residences

Tags: HomeBase, eviction prevention, Catholic Charities NY

Catholic Charities NY Marshals Catholic Community for African-American Day Parade

Posted on 09/17/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Largest Black Parade in Epicenter of American-American Culture

Deacon Beckford Far Right 

Marching, dancing and drumming down Harlem streets, Catholic Charities NY shared its float with the Catholic community of Harlem yesterday, Sunday,...

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Filed under: Team Catholic Charities NY

Tags: African American day parade 2018, Rodney Beckford

Catholic Charities Helps Set Merengue Dance Guinness World Record

Posted on 09/13/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Yup, You Read That Right

Shimmying back and forth, left to right with 360-degree spins, children and adults from Catholic Charities NY’s Alianza Youth Services helped land the Guinness World record for the most people ever to dance the...

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth, After/Out-of-School-Time Activities, Community Centers

Tags: Catholic Charities NY, Alianza, Washington Heights, Guinness World record, merengue

NY Bar $15K Award Helped Catholic Charities Expand Immigrant Legal Services for Children

Posted on 09/13/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Gave Hope of Reunification to Parents Separated from Their Children

Foundation Board member Martin Minkowitz (second from left) with (L-R) Emma Doughty, Martin Minkowitz, Kelly Agnew-Barajas, Gladys Valverde and Samuel Heptig.

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees, Contacting the New York State New Americans Hotline, Accessing Legal Help

Tags: New York Bar Foundation, Catholic Charities Community Services NY, Central American Minors Legal Services

Facing Down Hate with Love on 9/11

Posted on 09/11/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

At Catholic Charities NY, We Will Never Forget

For us at Catholic Charities Archdiocese of New York, today’s anniversary of the World Trade Center disaster on September 11, 2001 is deeply personal.  We, like so many of you, your friends and family...

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Filed under: Team Catholic Charities NY

Tags: 9/11, never forget, National Day of Service, Intrepid museum

Download Our Free Find Help App

Posted on 09/7/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Find Immediate, Local Help at Your Fingertips

Catholic Charities of New York has gone mobile to deliver services for New Yorkers – non-Catholics and Catholics alike – in four critical areas of need!

Find immediate, local help at your fingertips...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees, Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless, Temporary & Transitional Residences

Tags: Find Help App, Catholic Charities NY

How to Prepare, God Forbid, for a Disaster

Posted on 09/6/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

September: National Preparedness Month

It’s National Preparedness Month, September 2018, giving us a special reminder to prepare ourselves and our families for, God forbid, an unexpected disaster.

Why?  Because disasters happen. So prepare now...

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Filed under: Disaster Response & Recovery

Tags: prepare disaster, National Preparedness Month

Free Respite for New York Parents of Children with Special Needs

Posted on 09/5/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

We’re Here for You

Are you caring at home for a child or adult with developmental disabilities?

The support you’re giving helps your child thrive. 

But what about you?  You, too, need support and need a break.

At Catholic Charities...

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth, Keeping Families Together, Supporting the Physically & Emotionally Challenged

Tags: free respite, parents of children with special needs

Lucy Brusco: Running the NYC Marathon to Share God's Love

Posted on 09/4/2018 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

Why I'm Running for Team Catholic Charities

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Filed under: Team Catholic Charities NY

Tags: Lucy Brusco, Team Catholic Charities 2018

Wishing You a Wonderful Labor Day

Posted on 09/3/2018 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

From Catholic Charities NY

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Filed under: Team Catholic Charities NY

Tags: Labor Day, Catholic Charities NY

All Inclusive Immigration & Refugee Services!

Posted on 08/31/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

At Catholic Charities, You Name It; We’ve Got It

When it comes to free and low-cost services for immigrants and refugees, you name it; we’ve got it here at Catholic Charities NY.  Our comprehensive immigration services span from New York City to the...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees, Supporting Immigrant Workers

Tags: free comprehensive immigration services, free comprehensive refugee services

Teens Use Art to Explore Issues of Trust

Posted on 08/30/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Perspective on Unity, Social Disparity & Equality

How can we trust if we can’t trust our own thoughts?  This is the challenge artists face as they test out their creativity.  And it’s the title and focus of a new program offered this summer to...

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth, After/Out-of-School-Time Activities, Community Centers

Tags: Casita Maria art, South Bronx Art, teen artists

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