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Don't Miss Your Opportunity for a Free Air Conditioner

Posted on 07/30/2019 by jmark  |  Share

Your Household May Qualify for a Free Air Conditioner Under this State Program

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By Sophia Theriault

New York State is providing financial assistance in the form of free air conditioners for vulnerable New Yorkers during the summer months. This HEAP Cooling Assistance Program began on May 1, 2019, and helps low-income individuals cool their home. The application-...

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Filed under: Supporting the Physically & Emotionally Challenged, Team Catholic Charities NY

Tags: free air conditioners, heap program, New York State

Know-Your-Rights/Conoce tus Derechos: Catholic Charities Live on Telemundo

Posted on 07/29/2019 by John-Mark de Palma  |  Share

Catholic Charites New York Hotline on Telemundo from 5:00 PM -7:00 PM

Know your rights title card

We are partnering with Telemundo to provide a televised "Know Your Rights/Conoce tus Derechos" phonebank today, July 29, 2019. Call our hotline at 1-800-566-7636 for live immigration and ICE assistance from attorneys and legal professionals.

Do you know what your rights are when…

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Catholic Charities Staten Island is Where Drive-In Movies Are Making A Comeback

Posted on 07/26/2019 by Anonymous  |  Share

No Need to go Upstate for the Nearest Drive-In

bucket of popcorn

By Sophia Theriault

Everything you should know about this upcoming fun event series.

On July 17, Catholic Charities of Staten Island and Borough President James Oddo announced “Drive-In Movies at The Mount” at Mount Loretto Unique Area in Pleasant Plains.

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Filed under: Affiliated Agency Events

Take Me Out to Yankee Stadium, Take Me Out with Catholic Charities

Posted on 07/24/2019 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

Center: Msgr. Kevin Sullivan, with members of Catholic Charities NY's affiliated agencies 
Center: Msgr. Kevin Sullivan, with members of Catholic Charities NY's affiliated agencies 

by Jim Sliney Jr., Dana Weiner, Sophia Theriault

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Filed under: Affiliated Agency Events, Team Catholic Charities NY

Tags: Catholic Charities NY, New York Yankees, Baseball, Yankee Stadium, American League, Charity Baseball

New York City OEM Warns of Extreme Temperatures

Posted on 07/18/2019 by Anonymous  |  Share

Humidity, High Temperatures, and Heat Waves, Oh My! Part 2

new york city skyline summer
Credit: Emiliano Bar

by Sophia Theriault

The New York City Office of Emergency Management and the Health Department caution New Yorkers about the dangerously high temperatures approaching tomorrow and this weekend. 

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Filed under: Team Catholic Charities NY

Humidity, High Temperatures, and Heat Waves, Oh My!

Posted on 07/17/2019 by Anonymous  |  Share

Woman Splashed With Water To Cool Off In Summer Sun
Photo Credit: Ryan McGuire

New York City cooling centers are open for people to catch a break from the extreme heat.

by Dana Weiner and Sophia Theriault

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Filed under: Team Catholic Charities NY

Chicago to the New York City Marathon

Posted on 07/12/2019 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

This CCNY Team Catholic Charities Member Shares why She is Running with Catholic Charities 


L- Kate Ansani

My name is Kate Ansani and I was born and raised in Chicago, but I now call New York City home. Since graduating from Fairfield University, a Jesuit College in Connecticut, I have moved to Manhattan to work and pursue my career. I currently work in Digital Advertising Sales in the...

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Filed under: Team Catholic Charities NY

Tags: Catholic Charities NY, NYC Marathon 2019, Running, Charity, Chicago, Marathon

A Reason for Running

Posted on 07/11/2019 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

A Refugee from Venezuela Gears up for the Upcoming NYC Marathon 

Raul Asencion shares his story and why he is running the NYC marathon.

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Filed under: Team Catholic Charities NY

Tags: Catholic Charities NY, NYC Marathon 2019, Running, Giving back, Venezuela, Refugee, immigration

New York City Offers Free Summer Meals to Kids

Posted on 07/9/2019 by admin  |  Share

Caring for children and their health one meal at a time

Free Summer Meals Official Artwork NYC
Image Credit: The High School of Fashion Industries

by Sophia Theriault 

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Filed under: After/Out-of-School-Time Activities, Community Centers, Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless

A Family Affair at the NYC Marathon

Posted on 07/3/2019 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

After experiencing a loss, Mary-Ann raises funds for counselors and programs in her community.

Mary-Ann Guyler shares why this marathon holds a special place in her heart.

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Filed under: Team Catholic Charities NY

Tags: Catholic Charities NY, NYC Marathon 2019, Running, Family Runners, Charity Running, counseling

Win 2 Yankees Tickets!

Posted on 07/1/2019 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

Catholic Charities Day at Yankees Stadium: New York Yankees vs. Tampa Bay Rays

The New York Yankees
Celebrates Catholic Charities Day!

Here’s your opportunity to join us for a night of fun!

Enter to win two tickets to see the Yankees play the Tampa Bay Rays on Tuesday, July 16, 2019 at 7:05 p.m. at Yankee Stadium.

Here’s our special request just for you, our Charity In...

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Filed under: Signature Events, Team Catholic Charities NY

Tags: Catholic Charities NY, Yankees, Yankee Stadium, Tickets, Baseball, Charity

Running for a Cause

Posted on 06/27/2019 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

Meet Kristen, a member of Team Catholic Charities 2019

Catholic Charities shines spotlight on Kristen Guyler, a college graduate who is prepping for the upcoming NYC 2019 Marathon: 

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Filed under: Team Catholic Charities NY

Tags: NYC Marathon 2019, Catholic Charities NY, Running

Ringing in the Start of a New Trading Day

Posted on 06/26/2019 by admin  |  Share

Catholic Charities Rings Opening Bell With Cardinal Dolan
Timothy Cardinal Dolan rings open bell for NYSE
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Catholic Charities New York is at the NYSE

by Dana Weiner

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Filed under: Signature Events

Green Light Bill Gets the Green Light from Albany

Posted on 06/20/2019 by admin  |  Share

Image: Everyone Get Your Driver's License Sign, Immigration
Image Credit: Dana Weiner, Catholic Charities of New York

Catholic Charities of New York Supports the New Law

by Sophia Theriault

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Tags: immigration driver's license

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 every day. 

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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