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Biden Effort to Combat Hunger Marks ‘a Profound Change’

Posted on 04/15/2021 by Anonymous  |  Share


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 her better able to feed her three children than before the pandemic....

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Filed under: Permanent Affordable Housing

Tags: The New York Times

Cardinal Dolan Blesses Second Farms Housing at Holy Thursday Opening

Posted on 04/6/2021 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

 

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 was distributed to 250 members of the community. 

News Reporting from Pix 11 

 

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Filed under: Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless, Feeding Our Neighbors, Permanent Affordable Housing

Tags: Cardinal Dolan, affordable housing, Bronx, Pix 11, Food Pantry, Food insecurity, housing insecurity

Time’s Up

Posted on 06/25/2020 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

Race to Help Tenants as Eviction Moratorium Expires                             


Photo by Catholic Charities of New York 

This article is originally appears in the Manhattan Times 

By Gregg McQueen

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Filed under: Preserving Housing, Permanent Affordable Housing

Tags: eviction prevention, Housing NYC, Manhattan Times, antonio garcia

Catholic Charities Steps in as NYC Loosens Eviction Restrictions

Posted on 06/24/2020 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share


New York City. Credit: Rawpixel via www.shutterstock.com

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Filed under: Preserving Housing, Permanent Affordable Housing

Tags: Preserving Housing NYC, Eviction prevention NYC, COVID-19, coronavirus

Face Mask and Hand Sanitizer Giveaway at the Betances Houses in Mott Haven

Posted on 06/12/2020 by Anonymous  |  Share

By Alex Mitchell

This article originally appeared in the Bronx Times

A large facemask and hand sanitizer giveaway took place at Betances Houses in Mott Haven over the past few days.

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Filed under: Preserving Housing, Permanent Affordable Housing

Tags: bronx times, Betances Houses, mott haven

April’s Rent Is Due But I’ve Lost Income. What Are My Options?

Posted on 04/1/2020 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share


A Chinatown street is deserted on Friday, March 27, 2020. Photo: Ben Fractenberg/THE CITY

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Filed under: Permanent Affordable Housing, Financial Assistance

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