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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

In COVID-19, the Bread of Life Thanksgiving Food Drive is now a drive for all seasons

Posted on 11/23/2020 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share


Vincent Ignizio, CEO of Catholic Charities of Staten Island, Joe Delaney, Exec. Director of Notre Dame Bread of Life, Michelle LaVignera, Director of Social Services Catholic Charities of SI , and Claire Atalla, COO of Catholic Charities of SI. (Courtesy Tom...

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Tags: catholic charities of staten island, COVID-19, Thanksgiving food drive, SILive, Notre Damn Club

Cardinal Dolan Offers Prayers, Praise As Catholic Charities Hits 1 Million Donated Meals Since Start Of COVID-19 Outbreak

Posted on 09/24/2020 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share


Catholic Charities Volunteers distribute food items to Residents at the Bronx Food Hub on 9/23/20 // Johnny Zhang

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

Tags: Catholic Charities 1 millionth meal, CBS New York, Tony Aiello, COVID-19, Food insecurity, Food Pantry, Bronx Food Hub, Cardinal Dolan

From Distributing Toothpaste to Teaching Spanish, CDM Student Group Strives to Serve Community

Posted on 07/8/2020 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

This article was originally published on Dental.Columbia.edu 

By Odelia Ghodsizadeh 

July 8, 2020

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Filed under: Feeding Our Neighbors

Tags: Columbia Dental School, CDM Students, Spanish class, Eddie Silverio, Alianza, COVID-19

Washington Heights Pop-Up Pantry To Give Out 6K Meals Friday

Posted on 06/26/2020 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

The latest pop-up pantry from Catholic Charities will give out 500 bags of food, the equivalent of 6,000 meals, on Friday.

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Filed under: Feeding Our Neighbors

Tags: Patch, Washington Heights Pantry, Alainza, Food insecurity NYC, COVID-19, coronavirus

Catholic Charities New York Virtually Rings NYSE Opening Bell

Posted on 06/22/2020 by jmark  |  Share

By John-Mark de Palma

Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of New York virtually rings the New York Stock Exchange Opening Bell on June 22, 2020, honoring the organization’s frontline workers. Roseline Colon, a Group Leader at La Plaza Beacon in Washington Heights, New York, was the NYSE’s Honorary Opening Bell ringer. She is pictured...

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Filed under: Signature Events, Community Centers, Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless, Feeding Our Neighbors

Tags: NYSE Opening Bell, Alianza La Plaza Beacon

4,800 Meals Distributed to Bronx Families

Posted on 06/9/2020 by jmark  |  Share

Kingsbridge: Catholic Charities New York provided 400 bags of food to Bronx residents on Saturday, June 6th.  ABC7 reports on the story.

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Tags: ABC7, kingbridge, fon

Sisters Take Food Pantry Ministries Outdoors During Pandemic

Posted on 06/4/2020 by Anonymous  |  Share

By Dan Stockman

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

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Filed under: Feeding Our Neighbors

Tags: Global Sisters Report, COVID-19

Catholic Charities of Staten Island Partners With Freshdirect to Provide Food to Those in Need

Posted on 05/17/2020 by Anonymous  |  Share

boxes of food

Fresh Direct, in partnership with Borough President James Oddo,
re-launched their program to provide free meals for
Staten Island families during the coronavirus outbreak. (Photo Courtesy of FreshDirect)

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Filed under: Feeding Our Neighbors

Tags: SILive

Catholic Charities Distributes Necessary Meals Amid Crisis

Posted on 04/29/2020 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share


Catholic Charities, in conjunction with other agencies and businesses, distributed food on Monday Thursday, April 9, outside the Betances Community Center, East 146th Street in the Bronx. The meal included fresh produce from Fresh Direct. Catholic...

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

Tags: Catholic New York, Monsignor Kevin Sullivan, Father Eric Cruz, Bornx food, COVID-19, NYC food pantry, Washington Heights, Fresh Direct

Coronavirus News: Catholic Charities Hands out 1,600 Meals in the Bronx

Posted on 04/20/2020 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share


Holy Thursday food pantry patrons wait in line 6 feet apart to get food / Catholic Charities NY 

Originally posted by WABC

Thursday, April 9, 2020

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Filed under: Feeding Our Neighbors

Tags: Holy Thursday, COVID-19 Help, Food Pantries NYC, feeding our neighbors

Cardinal Dolan Blesses Food that Catholic Charities of New York will use to Feed Hungry New Yorkers

Posted on 04/7/2020 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share


His Eminence Timothy Cardinal Dolan blesses food for Catholic Charities of New York with Monsignor Kevin Sullivan (Right)   

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

Tags: Cardinal Dolan, Msgr Kevin Sullivan, Food Pantries NYC, COVID-19 Aid, Blessing of food

Overwhelming Hunger Right Here in New York

Posted on 01/23/2017 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

Catholic Charities "Feeding Our Neighbors" Confronts Sad Truth

Every day children in New York wake up hungry to an empty refrigerator and empty cupboards. The sad truth is 1 out of every 5 New Yorkers do not have enough to eat. Instead,...

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Tonight, 450,000 Children in New York Will Go to Sleep Hungry

Posted on 01/18/2017 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

The woman you see each day on your commute. Your co-worker. Your child's best friend.

The faces of hunger are often familiar ones. In fact, they're our neighbors. More than 20% of New Yorkers struggle to afford food. That's why we're...

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Filed under: Catholic Charities Centennial, Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless, Feeding Our Neighbors

Tags: Our Centennial