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Washington Heights Pop-Up Pantry To Give Out 6K Meals Friday

Posted on 06/26/2020 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

The latest pop-up pantry from Catholic Charities will give out 500 bags of food, the equivalent of 6,000 meals, on Friday.

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Filed under: Feeding Our Neighbors

Tags: Patch, Washington Heights Pantry, Alainza, Food insecurity NYC, COVID-19, coronavirus

Time’s Up

Posted on 06/25/2020 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

Race to Help Tenants as Eviction Moratorium Expires                             


Photo by Catholic Charities of New York 

This article is originally appears in the Manhattan Times 

By Gregg McQueen

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Filed under: Preserving Housing, Permanent Affordable Housing

Tags: eviction prevention, Housing NYC, Manhattan Times, antonio garcia

Catholic Charities Steps in as NYC Loosens Eviction Restrictions

Posted on 06/24/2020 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share


New York City. Credit: Rawpixel via www.shutterstock.com

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Filed under: Preserving Housing, Permanent Affordable Housing

Tags: Preserving Housing NYC, Eviction prevention NYC, COVID-19, coronavirus

Connection, Compassion and Care in a Bronx COVID-19 Ward

Posted on 06/23/2020 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

Sr. Mary Catherine Redmond shares spiritual strength amid pandemic's toll


Sr. Mary Catherine Redmond, a Sister of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary, outside of North Central Bronx Hospital in the New York City borough of the Bronx, where she has worked for 21 years as a physician assistant (GSR photo/Chris Herlinger)

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Tags: Global Sisters Report, Bronx NY, COVID-19, coronavirus, Racism, Sr. Mary Catherine Redmond

Catholic Charities New York Virtually Rings NYSE Opening Bell

Posted on 06/22/2020 by jmark  |  Share

By John-Mark de Palma

Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of New York virtually rings the New York Stock Exchange Opening Bell on June 22, 2020, honoring the organization’s frontline workers. Roseline Colon, a Group Leader at La Plaza Beacon in Washington Heights, New York, was the NYSE’s Honorary Opening Bell ringer. She is pictured on the background of the NYSE Bell Podium, distributing food to New Yorkers in need during the COVID-19 outbreak.  The La Plaza Beacon program is part...

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Filed under: Signature Events, Community Centers, Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless, Feeding Our Neighbors

Tags: NYSE Opening Bell, Alianza La Plaza Beacon

Local Lawmakers Ask Cuomo to Extend Protection to Immigrant Renters in NYC

Posted on 06/18/2020 by Anonymous  |  Share

This segment features Antonio Garcia, Catholic Charities Director of Eviction Prevention Program. It originally appeared on Fox 5.

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees, Supporting Immigrant Workers, Preserving Housing

Tags: Fox5, antonio garcia, eviction prevention, immigration, COVID-19

Catholic Charities of New York Helps Renters at Risk of Eviction as Moratorium is Lifted

Posted on 06/16/2020 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

 

This article oroginally appeard on NET TV

By Jessica Easthope

A change is coming for renters in New York City. The eviction moratorium has been extended to August 20, but it won’t include everyone.

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Filed under: Contacting the New York State New Americans Hotline

Tags: Housing Eviction NYC, eviction prevention, COVID-19, Coronaivrus

Face Mask and Hand Sanitizer Giveaway at the Betances Houses in Mott Haven

Posted on 06/12/2020 by Anonymous  |  Share

By Alex Mitchell

This article originally appeared in the Bronx Times

A large facemask and hand sanitizer giveaway took place at Betances Houses in Mott Haven over the past few days.

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Filed under: Preserving Housing, Permanent Affordable Housing

Tags: bronx times, Betances Houses, mott haven

4,800 Meals Distributed to Bronx Families

Posted on 06/9/2020 by jmark  |  Share

Kingsbridge: Catholic Charities New York provided 400 bags of food to Bronx residents on Saturday, June 6th.  ABC7 reports on the story.

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Filed under: Feeding Our Neighbors

Tags: ABC7, kingbridge, fon

Catholic Charities Staten Island Hosts Drive-In Movie Nights

Posted on 06/8/2020 by jmark  |  Share

drive-in movies

By John-Mark de Palma

Looking for a night out at the movies, but all theaters are closed? Catholic Charities of Staten Island, part of the Catholic Charities of New York family, is hosting, “Drive in Movies at The Mount.” Beginning Thursday, movie lovers can practice safe social distancing from the comfort of their cars at Mount Loretto in Pleasant Plains, SI. The drive-in...

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Filed under: Affiliated Agency Events

Tags: catholic charities of staten island, drive-in movies

Sisters Take Food Pantry Ministries Outdoors During Pandemic

Posted on 06/4/2020 by Anonymous  |  Share

By Dan Stockman

Article re-publsihed with permission from the Global Sisters Report / National Catholic Reporter 

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Filed under: Feeding Our Neighbors

Tags: Global Sisters Report, COVID-19

El coronavirus también deja sin empleo a jóvenes que trabajaban durante el verano en Nueva York

Posted on 06/2/2020 by Anonymous  |  Share


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Univision
20 May 2020

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth

Tags: UNIVISION, SYEP, Alianza Dominicana

Sr. Chappell: Church Needs to Address Disparity in Ethnic Communities

Posted on 05/28/2020 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share


Boys ride their bikes past boarded-up and abandoned row of houses in Baltimore, Md., May 26, 2019. (CNS/Reuters/Stephanie Keith)

Article re-publsihed with permission from the Global Sisters Report / National Catholic Reporter 

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Filed under: Disaster Response & Recovery

Tags: Global Sisters Report, Sr. Chappell, COVID19, Coronavrius

Homeless Shelter Youth Face the Streets During Pandemic

Posted on 05/18/2020 by jmark  |  Share

By Eileen Grench, THE CITY
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Filed under: Emergency & Temporary Shelters

Tags: The City

Catholic Charities of Staten Island Partners With Freshdirect to Provide Food to Those in Need

Posted on 05/17/2020 by Anonymous  |  Share

boxes of food

Fresh Direct, in partnership with Borough President James Oddo,
re-launched their program to provide free meals for
Staten Island families during the coronavirus outbreak. (Photo Courtesy of FreshDirect)

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Filed under: Feeding Our Neighbors

Tags: SILive