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​Find the Perfect Christmas Gift 

Posted on 12/14/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

No Tax, Free Shipping and You’ll Make Wishes Come True

Wish you could buy the perfect gift for a New Yorker in need?  Something a child or parent truly wants?  As easy to purchase as putting a quarter in a coke machine?  With no tax and...

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Filed under: Ways to Give, Team Catholic Charities NY

Empire City Casino Morphs into Santa’s Workshop

Posted on 12/13/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Volunteers Cast as Elves-for-a-Day


 

With little tin horns and little toy drums
Rooty toot toots and rummy tum tums
Santa Claus – plus oh, so many elves -- have come to Yonkers town.

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Filed under: Team Catholic Charities NY

Ringing in the Holidays at the Cardinal’s Christmas Luncheon

Posted on 12/11/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Singing with Angels & Awardees

What a way to ring in the holidays: the 73rd Annual Christmas Luncheon held last Thursday, December 6, at the New York Hilton Midtown ornamented with a menagerie of Christmas trees just a few blocks north of...

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Filed under: Signature Events, Team Catholic Charities NY

Tags: 73rd Cardinal’s Christmas Luncheon, Christmas angel award Lidia Bastianich, St. Nicholas award Catherine and Christopher Kinney

St. Nick’s Shopping Day Elves

Posted on 12/10/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Best Way to Ring in the Christmas Spirit

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Filed under: Team Catholic Charities NY

Tags: St. Nicholas Project Shopping Day

Looking for the Coolest FREE NYC Cultural Experience?

Posted on 12/7/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Join us at Casita Maria for We Have Iré:  Afro-Cuban in the U.S.

Join us for We Have Iré: Afro-Cuban in the United States at our Bronx affiliate, Casita Maria.

FREE & open to the public!
Exhibit, Celebration and...

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Filed under: Community Centers, Keeping Families Together, Affiliated Agency Events

From Homeless to Dream Job in a Single Year

Posted on 12/6/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Check Out Jordan Levy’s NY Times Neediest Cases Profile

For Jordan Levy, a resident at Create, a homeless shelter for young men affiliated with Catholic Charities NY, the black “Horsepower” construction cap he wears everywhere except to bed...

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Filed under: Permanent Affordable Housing

Tags: Neediest Cases

Stand Up for Kindness #ALightForAmerica

Posted on 12/5/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Join Us in Making December a Month of Light

Let’s make December, the month of Hanukkah, Christmas and blessed holidays around the world, a month of light.

#ALightForAmerica, an initiative of New York’s 92nd Street Y in...

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Filed under: Team Catholic Charities NY

Tags: Catholic Charities NY, #ALightForAmerica, stand up for kindness, December month of light

Msgr. Kevin Sullivan: “Thank You”

Posted on 12/4/2018 by admin  |  Share

Message of Hope and Gratitude

By Msgr. Kevin Sullivan
Executive Director, Catholic Charities NY

As we exit Thanksgiving time and the world around us enters into Christmas festivities, I draw your attention to...

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Best Way to Help Immigrants in Rockland County

Posted on 12/3/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Volunteer at Our Community Legal Clinic 

Feeling helpless hearing about traumatized immigrants struggling to navigate our U.S. legal system? 

Here is how you can make a difference!

Come join us on December 14th,...

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Filed under: Accessing Legal Help, Finding English & Citizenship Classes, Help for Refugees, Asylees, & Victims of Trafficking, Supporting Immigrant Workers

Best & Easiest Holiday Gifts 2018

Posted on 11/30/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Seeing Is Believing

Swipe right for a date, down for a train time and now, best of all, we can swipe our credit cards in Giving Machines during this holiday season to make a specific difference in the life of someone in need.

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Filed under: Ways to Give, Team Catholic Charities NY

Making a Difference in Puerto Rico with Books, Backpacks & Machetes

Posted on 11/29/2018 by Anonymous  |  Share

 

My Eyewitness to Tragedy

By Amaris White

Catholic Charities Director of Volunteer Services

 

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Filed under: Adoption Services, Community Centers, Team Catholic Charities NY

Tags: Catholic Charities NY, Amaris White, Puerto Rico hurricane, SOMOS

Make #GivingTuesday Count Locally, Here in New York

Posted on 11/27/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Our #GivingTuesday goal is within reach. Will you help?

Today, Giving Tuesday 2018, please help us reach our goal of raising $24,000 in just 24 hours for your local New York neighbors! We’re so close, but we need your support in order to...

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Filed under: Ways to Give

Tags: Giving Tuesday 2018, $24, 000 in 24 hours, Catholic Charities NY

Ailing Homeless Pizza Maker Featured as a NY Times Neediest Case

Posted on 11/26/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share


Mr. Wicklin Tries on New Coat

“It’s all in the wrist,” Johnnie Wicklin tells New York Times Neediest Cases reporter Remy Tumin, mimicking a pizza toss.

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Filed under: Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless, Emergency & Temporary Shelters, Counseling

Black Friday Super Stars

Posted on 11/23/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Errr, OK, Last Saturday but Still... 

Just got our photos and video in so there’s no better day than today, Black Friday 2018, the day after Thanksgiving, to give special thanks to the moms, dads and toddlers along with grandmas...

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Filed under: Team Catholic Charities NY

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