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Warming Centers Protect Homeless as Temperatures Plummet

Posted on 02/26/2019 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Catholic Charities NY Opens New Centers in Ulster & Rockland Counties

As 25-mile-per-hour winds drag arctic air into the region plunging temperatures into the teens, men and women, homeless and desperate, gather inside Catholic Charities’ new...

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

Tags: warming centers NY, Catholic Charities NY, Mental Health, Volunteers, case managers, Freezing temperatures, Rockland County, Ulster County, Sullivan County

Happy National Volunteer Week from Catholic Charities!

Posted on 04/15/2016 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Thank You to All Our Volunteers!

On behalf of the Catholic Charities family, we would like to thank all our volunteers!

Although this week is nationally recognized, typically organizations like Catholic Charities host volunteer...

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Tags: Volunteers, National Volunteer Week

Cardinal Dolan Feeds Hungry; Washes Their Feet

Posted on 04/7/2015 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Cardinal Timothy Dolan celebrated Holy Thursday with Catholic Charities staff, volunteers and those we serve at the Washington Heights Ecumenical Food Pantry. As CBS2’s Scott Rapoport reported, Cardinal Dolan helped distribute food to at least 200 people and humbly washed the feet of some of those gathered at the pre-...

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Filed under: Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless, Strengthening Families & Resolving Crises

Tags: Cardinal Timothy Dolan, CBS New York, Easter ritual, Holy Thursday, Scott Rapoport, Volunteers, washington heights ecumenical food pantry