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Adopta Un Abuelo: Compañía Virtual

Posted on 05/11/2020 by jmark  |  Share

Adopte un abuelo para hacerle compañía virtual

Telemundo 47 VIDEO

Un programa que le da alivio a aquellos ancianos que están encerrados y que se sienten solos en tiempos de pandemia. Adopte a un abuelo para darle compañía virtual a nuestros mayores.

 

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Filed under: Strengthening Families & Resolving Crises

Tags: adopt a grandparent, Adopte un abuelo

Motherhood in the time of COVID-19

Posted on 05/8/2020 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

Article originally appears on Bread.org 

By Jennifer Gonzalez 

Living through a global pandemic takes resilience. Flor Abad knows a little something about that. She lives in New York City – the epicenter of the pandemic in the United...

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Filed under: Mother-Child Residences, Strengthening Families & Resolving Crises

Tags: Motherhood, Bread.org, SNAP, Catholic Charities Community Services

Looking back at 2019: St Nicholas to the Rescue

Posted on 01/10/2020 by Zack  |  Share

By Jim Sliney Jr.

On December 14th, New York’s Cardinal Timothy Dolan could be found shopping at the Astor Place Kmart, along with a team of over 300 volunteers to buy warm clothing like coats, gloves and hats for New Yorkers in need. This event was...

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Filed under: Signature Events, Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth, Strengthening Families & Resolving Crises

Tags: St. Nicholas Project, Adopt-A-Family, Kmart, Holiday giving back

Inside “SOMOS,” a NY Gathering to Empower the Hispanic Community

Posted on 03/14/2019 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

“Focused on the Advancement of Our People”: Larissa Story Shares Her Perspective


Larissa Story, 3rd from left, with fellow CCNY staff

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees, Permanent Affordable Housing, Strengthening Families & Resolving Crises

Tags: Catholic Charities NY, Somos Conference, New York Government, Larissa Story, Dream Act, Legislature, Immigration NY, Opioid Crisis, Safe Housing

How We House the Hardest-to-Help Homeless

Posted on 12/18/2017 by admin  |  Share

Sheltering Those Who Lived on the Streets for Years

By Jacqueline Victoria-Kline

Program Director


Jackie Victoria-Kline (R) decorates Holy Rosary
Shelter Christmas party tree

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

Tags: Holy Rosary, East Harlem, Shelter, Bowery Residence Committee, NYC’s Department of Homeless Services

Hurricane Harvey: Hearts & Help

Posted on 08/29/2017 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

We Stand in Solidarity

By Msgr. Kevin Sullivan
Executive Director, Catholic Charities Archdiocese of New York

Our hearts and prayers go out to the people of Texas as they deal with the onslaught of Hurricane Harvey.  We...

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Filed under: Strengthening Families & Resolving Crises, Disaster Response & Recovery

Tags: Hurricane Harvey, Catholic Charities New York Texas

Catholic Charities Needs You

Posted on 12/27/2016 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

From Monsignor Sullivan

With 2016 quickly coming to a close, I look back with gratitude and forward with great hope.

I’m thankful for generous supporters like YOU who are living Pope Francis’ inspiring message to lift...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees, Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless, Strengthening Families & Resolving Crises

Tags: New Year, 2017, Monsignor Sullivan

#GivingTuesday Generosity Update

Posted on 12/1/2016 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

Netted over $10,000!

Supporters like you helped make this year’s #GivingTuesday a huge success for Catholic Charities and all the families who count on us here in New York…

Online #GivingTuesday gifts totaled slightly over $10,000...

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth, Strengthening Families & Resolving Crises

Tags: #GivingTuesday

Beginning to Look a lot Like Christmas

Posted on 11/28/2016 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

Family Volunteer Day


On November 19th, 2016 families volunteered to support those in need

By Karen Daly

It was beginning to look and sound a lot like Christmas at Catholic Charities 2nd National Family Volunteer Day...

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth, Strengthening Families & Resolving Crises

Tags: National Family Volunteer Day

"Soccer for Success" Shows Off for Mayor de Blasio

Posted on 10/19/2016 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

Building Sportsmanship, Confidence & Drive

By Teresa Santiago

On an early morning in Millbrook Park in the Bronx, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio watched and coached from the sidelines as Catholic Charities Alianza Youth...

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth, Strengthening Families & Resolving Crises

Tags: Soccer for success, Catholic Charities Alianza Division, U.S. Soccer Foundation, Mayor de Blasio

Viacom Volunteers Mentor “Grace” Women Preparing to Reenter Workforce

Posted on 05/25/2016 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

Real World Warm Up


Successful Viacom female leaders mentor Grace Institute's women reentering the workforce

By Karen Daly

As a writer and Catholic Charities volunteer blogger it was amazing to watch last Friday, May 20,...

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Filed under: Strengthening Families & Resolving Crises

Tags: grace institute, Volunteering, Viacom volunteers, Viacommunity Day, team-building

Brag Your Way with Grace to Success:

Posted on 04/25/2016 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

A Once Secret How-To

By Karen Daly


 Back-to-back bragging - a "Grace" ful secret to success.

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Filed under: Strengthening Families & Resolving Crises, Job Readiness & Placement

Tags: grace institute, Brag Party, Peggy Klaus

Somos – We Are!

Posted on 03/22/2016 by admin  |  Share

Catholic Charities Alianza Youth Share Dance Moves & Confidence at Somos Conference


 Catholic Charities Alianza "Conjunto Folklórico" Ensemble strut their stuff

By Eddie Silverio,

Director, Alianza Division,...

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Filed under: Strengthening Families & Resolving Crises

Tags: Somos el Futuro Conference