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Catholic Charities Advocates for Worker Rights

Posted on 03/7/2019 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Day Laborer Meeting Addresses the Current Anti-Immigrant Climate

More than 100 day laborer and immigrant workers from across the five boroughs joined New York City officials and local social service organization leaders including Catholic Charities NY...

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Filed under: Supporting Immigrant Workers

Tags: immigrants, Day Laborers, Catholic Charities NY, Lincoln Hospital, NYC Department of Consumer Affairs, New York City Commission on Human Rights, immigrant workforce, construction, Fr. Eric Cruz

Lent 101

Posted on 03/6/2019 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Experts Cut to the Chase to Clear the Confusion

No better time than today, Ash Wednesday 2019, when we kick off Lent to admit these 40 days of prayer, alms and fasting can be confusing.  After all, what does giving up Skittles, smokes or meat have to...

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Filed under: Team Catholic Charities NY

Tags: Catholic Charities NY, Msgr. Kevin Sullivan, Fr. Eric Cruz, Lent 101, ash wednesday, Lenten season, Jesus, Easter

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

Eyewitness to Injustice at the Texas Border

Posted on 06/25/2018 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

These Families Are Our Families

Fr. Eric Cruz joined a small contingent of priests and Catholic Charities representatives on a pilgrimage this past weekend to the Texas border to visit a fellow Catholic Charities agency serving immigrant children...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees, Help for Refugees, Asylees, & Victims of Trafficking, Supporting Immigrant Workers, Keeping Families Together

Tags: Catholic Charities, Fr. Eric Cruz, Texas border, separated immigrant children.

Celebrate Bronx Week for Free Festivals, Parades & More!

Posted on 05/10/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Check Out Our Calendar

Join us in celebrating Bronx Week 2018!  It kicked off May 9th and stretches all the way to Sunday, May 20th.. 

And yeah, you got that right; here in the Bronx we’re gonna to calculate a week anyway we wanna...

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Filed under: Affiliated Agency Events

Tags: Bronx Week 2018 calendar, Fr. Eric Cruz, Bronx ball, Bronx health day, Bronx immigration clinic

New York State Proclamation Praises Catholic Charities

Posted on 02/28/2017 by admin  |  Share

Fr. Eric Cruz Explains Why



The State of New York issued a proclamation last week congratulating Catholic Charities on its Centennial. It’s easy to understand why when you read this sermon Catholic Charities Bronx Regional...

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Filed under: Catholic Charities Centennial

Tags: Fr. Eric Cruz, St John Chrysostom Church