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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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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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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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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

Hungry and Need Help?

Posted on 06/13/2019 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Catholic Charities Is Here for You

By Alice Kenny

No one should have to decide whether pay the rent or feed their family. Yet, hard as it is to believe in such a wealthy state, nearly one out of every five New Yorkers faces the pangs of hunger...

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

Tags: Catholic Charities, free food, food pantries New York, soup kitchens New York, help applying for SNAP

Huge Disparities in Infant Mortality & Health Care Accessibility in NYC

Posted on 03/1/2019 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Community Health Profile Reveals Disturbing Facts

Families, individuals and children in New York City neighborhoods Catholic Charities NY serves are burdened not only by significantly worse health but less access to health care than other neighborhoods...

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth, Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless, Feeding Our Neighbors

Tags: NYC Community Health profiles; infant mortality, Little Sisters of the Assumption Family Health, Reada Edelstein, Catholic Charities NY, NYC poverty, East Harlem

Feed Hungry New Yorkers at ShopRite’s Checkout

Posted on 01/29/2019 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

But Time Is Running Out

For this week only, thanks to ShopRite Supermarket’s special partnership with Catholic Charities NY, we have the easiest, best and most effective way to help feed our hungry neighbors. 

How easy?  This easy…At checkout...

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Filed under: Feeding Our Neighbors

Tags: feed hungry New Yorkers, ShopRite, Catholic Charities NY

Skill + Karma = Westchester Knicks Win

Posted on 01/3/2019 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Played for Canned Food Instead of Tickets

Thanks to support from cheering crowds inspired by the Westchester Knicks’ good will, this NBA G League team scored a nail-biting 104-102 victory over the Capital City Go-Go’s at the Westchester County Center...

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Filed under: Feeding Our Neighbors, Team Catholic Charities NY

Tags: Westchester Knicks, Capital City Go-Go-s, Catholic Charities NY, Fr. Eric Cruz