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Ailing Homeless Pizza Maker Featured as a NY Times Neediest Case

Posted on 11/26/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share


Mr. Wicklin Tries on New Coat

“It’s all in the wrist,” Johnnie Wicklin tells New York Times Neediest Cases reporter Remy Tumin, mimicking a pizza toss.

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Filed under: Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless, Emergency & Temporary Shelters, Counseling

How Does Catholic Charities NY Use Your Gifts?

Posted on 11/7/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Our Answer Is Simple – and Substantial

Our vision for your gifts is simple. 
We use your gifts to help our New York neighbors as we would want our families helped if they were in need. 

And our vision for your gifts is substantial...

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Filed under: After/Out-of-School-Time Activities, Community Centers, Day Care Programs, Keeping Families Together, Crisis Intervention Centers & Services, Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless, Feeding Our Neighbors, Temporary & Transitional Residences, Emergency & Temporary Shelters, Supporting the Physically & Emotionally Challenged

Are You a New Yorker Worried About Housing?

Posted on 10/22/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Hey; If You’re a New Yorker, How Can You Not Be Worried!

New Yorkers – Come one, come all to our upcoming Community Housing Fair to find answers to your housing worries.

Learn about:

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

Tags: St. Francis de Sales, Community Housing Fair, Campaign for Charity & Social Justice, Catholic Charities NY

6 Best Ways to Wage War on Hunger

Posted on 10/16/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

World Food Day: Local Answers to a Worldwide Crisis

Check out our 6 Best Ways to wage war on hunger today, World Food Day 2018, and every day.

World Food Day, celebrated each year on October 16, brings people together from all nations to...

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Filed under: Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless

Tags: World Food Day 2018, war on hunger, 6 easy ways

Meet East Harlem Families; See Their Lives Transformed

Posted on 10/9/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Just-Released Video Celebrates Sixty Years of Service

East Harlem, home for the unwanted distinction of the highest child poverty rate in all of New York City, also serves as the much-wanted home of LSA Family Health, founded 60 years ago by Little...

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth, Keeping Families Together, Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless, Strengthening Families & Resolving Crises

Tags: LSA Family Health, East Harlem, highest child poverty rate, Catholic Charities NY

Great Deals on Gently Used Designer Clothing

Posted on 09/26/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Shop Now – or Get Tax Credits for Your Charitable Clothing Donations!

Shop at our Catholic Charities NY affiliate, LSA Family Health Services, for their Fall Designer Event.

Visit Saturday, October 13 2018, for a special selection of fall...

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Filed under: Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless

Tags: used designer clothing, charitable donation tax credits, sharing place, LSA Family Health Services

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

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

Volunteer on the Intrepid – the Best Way to Honor 9/11

Posted on 08/24/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Turn Tragedy into Hope for New Yorkers in Need

Looking for the best way to honor 9/11?  Join us as volunteers on the USS Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum for the official NYC Meal Pack for 9/11 Day to pack food for hungry New Yorkers.

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Filed under: Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless, Affiliated Agency Events, Team Catholic Charities NY

Tags: volunteer, Catholic Charities, NYC Meal Pack for 9/11 Day

Best FREE New York Social Service App

Posted on 07/23/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Here’s How to Download Catholic Charities Find Help App Now

With Catholic Charities new,  free, Find Help app, local real-time help is just a tap away!

That’s right; Catholic Charities NY has gone mobile to help deliver services for New Yorkers...

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Filed under: Crisis Intervention Centers & Services, Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless, Emergency & Temporary Shelters, Catholic Charities Help Line

Tags: free Find Help App, access social services on phone, social services mobile app

How You Can Help Keep Working NYC Families Housed

Posted on 07/13/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Volunteer as a Tenants Rights Workshop Teacher

We need your help combating the housing crisis that pushes working poor families in New York City into homelessness.  Please volunteer with us as a Tenants Rights Workshop Teacher.

Voluntary...

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Filed under: Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless, Permanent Affordable Housing, Emergency & Temporary Shelters

Tags: Tenants Rights Workshop teacher volunteer, keep NYC families housed

New Half-Price MetroCards Offer Roadmap to Equality

Posted on 06/13/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Mobility Equals Opportunity

Considered the great equalizer connecting New Yorkers to jobs, education and upward mobility, our roaring subway system turned a historic corner this week by agreeing to offer half-priced MetroCards to low-income New...

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Filed under: Supporting Immigrant Workers, Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless, Permanent Affordable Housing

Tags: Half-price New York City Metrocards, Mayor DeBlasio, Community Service Society metro report

1 A.M: Riding the 6 Train with the Homeless

Posted on 05/30/2018 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

Riding the Rails with Msgr. Sullivan

By Fanny Gomez

Catholic Charities Social Media Specialist

If you’re like me and take the E train to work, you’ve noticed the continuous amount of homeless people on it. That’s because the E train...

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Filed under: Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless

Tags: Kevin Sullivan rides 6 train with homeless, Holy Rosary Stabilization Bed Program, Bowery Residents Committee, Department of Homeless Services

Health Food Fair for the Hungry

Posted on 05/7/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Chef Bianca, TIAA & Catholic Charities Team Up

Pulling out her vegetable spiralizer  and pushing up her sleeves, Chef Bianca Anderson transformed, for an afternoon, part of a Catholic Charities community center in Harlem into a personalized free...

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Filed under: Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless

Tags: Chef Bianca Anderson, TIAA & Catholic Charities NY, health food fair, free food

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