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Sr. Chappell: Church Needs to Address Disparity in Ethnic Communities

Posted on 05/28/2020 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share


Boys ride their bikes past boarded-up and abandoned row of houses in Baltimore, Md., May 26, 2019. (CNS/Reuters/Stephanie Keith)

Article re-publsihed with permission from the Global Sisters Report / National Catholic Reporter 

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Filed under: Disaster Response & Recovery

Tags: Global Sisters Report, Sr. Chappell, COVID19, Coronavrius

The Archbishop of San Juan to Hold Mass in Solidarity for Puerto Rico on February 2nd

Posted on 01/30/2020 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

“The Earthquakes have not only Shaken the Earth; they have also Shaken our Hearts”


St. Raymond's Church, 759 Castle Hill Ave. Bronx, NY 10472.

By Catholic Charities Staff

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Filed under: Disaster Response & Recovery

Tags: Catholic Mass, Puerto Rico, St. Raymond's Bronx, San Juan Archbishop, Rev. Robert O. Gonzalez-Nieves, Msgr. Kevin Sullivan, Fr. Eric Cruz, Cáritas de Puerto Rico

Puerto Rican Ingenuity and Spirit Still Rising High & Making History

Posted on 09/20/2019 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share


Comite Noviembre volunteers arriving at Coliseo de Arecibo, Puerto Rico 

By Teresa Santiago, Catholic Charities NY Spanish Media Consultant 

A few days ago, I closely tracked Hurricane Dorian as it threatened the Caribbean, praying that it...

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Filed under: Disaster Response & Recovery

Tags: Puerto Rico Aid, Hurricane Maria, Hurricane Dorian, Comite Noviembre, Estoy Con Puerto Rico Hurricane Relief Effort

My Eye Witness to Puerto Rico’s Health Care Crisis

Posted on 08/17/2018 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

AKA My Mom’s Visit to the Hospital

By Teresa A. Santiago

Catholic Charities NY Spanish Media Consultant &  Estoy Con Puerto Rico Board Member

When my 90-year old mom got sick and was admitted for day and a half at the Doctor’s Center...

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Filed under: Disaster Response & Recovery

Tags: Teresa Santiago, Estoy con Puerto Rico, Comité Noviembre Puerto Rico health care crisis

Virgin Islands Still Reeling as New Hurricane Season Hits

Posted on 07/10/2018 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

An Insider's Glimpse at Disaster

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Filed under: Disaster Response & Recovery

Tags: Catholic Charities NY, Julianne Pannelli, U.S. Virgin Islands disaster recovery

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