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Looking for High Quality Special Ed Services?

Posted on 10/15/2015 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

Kennedy Child Study Center invites you to its first annual Community Open House Tuesday, October 20th from 3pm — 6pm at their new home, located at 2212 Third Avenue, 2nd Floor New York, New York 10035.

KCSC is opening the doors of its new school to supporters and neighbors. KCSC invites you to tour this new home and learn more about their high-quality special education...

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Filed under: Supporting the Physically & Emotionally Challenged, Early Intervention & Special Education

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Catholic Charities Named a Top Ten Charity for the Holidays

Posted on 10/13/2015 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

Nearly everyone, it seems, including celebrities were wowed by Pope Francis and his recent visit to us here in NYC.

Oprah, Whoopi, Steve Colbert and more welcomed him on Catholic Charities Charity Has No Boundaries website.

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Want to Make a Difference? Check Out Our Volunteer Opportunities

Posted on 10/8/2015 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

 

 

 

 

Please pass this  on if you know anyone who is right for these!

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Never Before Seen Photos of Pope Francis – Check Them Out!

Posted on 10/6/2015 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

Pope Francis visits East Harlem. Share the memories with us.

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Pope Francis Said “Fight for Our Dreams.” Now What?

Posted on 10/2/2015 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

 

CREDIT: Jeffrey Bruno

"This is the scariest moment for the Church in the United States. 

Do we treat him like a rock star? Because if we do the concert is now over...

 

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Letters to Congress for Hungry Children

Posted on 08/24/2015 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

By Margaret Tran

Written for "Bread for the World" blog online 

On a recent Wednesday morning, roughly 100 clients gathered at Catholic Charities’ Lt. Joseph P. Kennedy Jr. Community Center in Harlem to pick up their weekly bag of groceries from the food pantry.

But before the food pantry opened, Lizaura “Lizzie” German, a program manager at Catholic Charities...

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Filed under: Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless

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Disability Activist & Housing Hero Greg Bell, Sr. Mourned

Posted on 08/20/2015 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

City Councilwoman Vanessa L. Gibson remembered Greg Bell as not only a strong advocate for disabled veterans but as a family man, and a faithful servant of God, reports the Bronx Chronicle in its obituary of Mr. Bell published today, August 20, 2015.

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Filed under: Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless, Supporting the Physically & Emotionally Challenged

Catholic Charities Junior Board Feeds Hungry New Yorkers

Posted on 08/17/2015 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

Instead of lying on the beach, 12 Catholic Charities Junior Board members helped our neighbors in need by serving meals to hungry New Yorkers at the “Meatloaf Soup Kitchen” this past Saturday, August 15, at the Cardinal Spellman Center on the Lower East Side. 

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Filed under: Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless

Why I’m Running Two Years Straight with Team Catholic Charities

Posted on 08/4/2015 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

By Amanda Weber

In 2014, when I first told my friends and family that I was running the marathon, they looked at me like I was crazy. So you can imagine their reaction when I told them I was running again—VERY excited for the after party.

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Tags: TCS New York City Marathon, nyc marathon

Hurray for Our Rising Star!

Posted on 06/23/2015 by admin  |  Share

Jessica Lazo

Jessica Lazo, a Migration Counselor at the Catholic Charities New American Opportunity Center in Newburgh, was named a 2015 Orange County Rising Star. 

 

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Catholic Charities Celebrates the Puerto Rican Day Parade

Posted on 06/22/2015 by admin  |  Share

From its humble beginnings 58 years ago when the Puerto Rican Day Parade was composed of Las Hijas de Maria, La Liga del Sacrado Corazon and Los Cursillistas from parishes around the City to the annual Mass at St. Patrick’s Cathedral, the Catholic Church has played a crucial role in the Puerto Rican Day Parade and it is part of the parade historic legacy.

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Filed under: Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless

Celebrating World Refugee Day 2015

Posted on 06/16/2015 by Anonymous  |  Share

Staff, interns and volunteers from Catholic Charities Refugee Resettlement were joined by clients new and old to celebrate World Refugee Day last Friday, June 12.

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees