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Blind Immigrants, Frightened and Trying to Navigate NYC

Posted on 03/28/2019 by admin  |  Share


Catholic Charities Intervenes

Finding your way in a strange New York City neighborhood can be frightening.  Finding your way in a strange neighborhood while not knowing English can be tougher still.  Finding your way in a strange...

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Filed under: Supporting the Physically & Emotionally Challenged

Handcuffed & Jailed, Nate Awaits His Fate in Bergen County Prison

Posted on 03/27/2019 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Check Out This First-Person Perspective on the Current State of Immigration

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Disabled And Facing Homelessness

Posted on 03/26/2019 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Miguel Received Help From Catholic Charities

Miguel, disabled by three herniated discs, has been supporting his disabled wife and daughter by looking for items in the trash that can be sold. But the pickings, an old vase yesterday, a broken chair...

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Filed under: Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless, Permanent Affordable Housing

Tags: Catholic Charities, eviction prevention, homeless New York City, affordable housing

My Stand in Solidarity with our Muslim Brothers and Sisters

Posted on 03/25/2019 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

Stand Together NY!

By Sandy Strk

Marketing Manager, Catholic Charities NY

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Filed under: Memorials & Tributes, Team Catholic Charities NY

Tags: Sandy Strk, Catholic Charities NY, Stand Together NY, New Zealand massacre

Please Join Us and Stand Together, NY

Posted on 03/21/2019 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

A Message from Msgr. Kevin Sullivan

Tragically, we live in a world in which acts of hatred are being directed toward people of all religions.

In recent months, in New Zealand the terror was against Muslims, in Pittsburgh it was against Jews and...

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Filed under: Memorials & Tributes, Team Catholic Charities NY

Tags: Catholic Charities, Msgr. Kevin Sullivan, Stand Together NY, New Zealand massacre

Best Way in New York City to Celebrate International Women’s Month

Posted on 03/20/2019 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Check Out This Powerful Video and Get Inspired

We’ve got the best way in New York City to celebrate International Women’s Month – and we know you’re looking!  Meet two once-struggling New York women with lives...

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Filed under: Job Readiness & Placement

Tags: grace institute, International Women’s month, free job training women, Alice Kenny

Pintsize Carolers Serenade Cardinal Dolan

Posted on 03/19/2019 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Visit to Cardinal McCloskey Marks First Stop in Cardinal’s Lenten Tour

Pintsize carolers wearing their own handmade paper hats reminiscent of chickens…ducks?...well, some farm animal, hard to say, serenaded Timothy Cardinal Dolan with farm animal...

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth

Tags: Cardinal Dolan, Catholic Charities NY, Msgr. Kevin Sullivan, Cardinal McCloskey, Lent 2019, Alice Kenny

Best Way to Enjoy St. Patrick’s Day 2019 in New York

Posted on 03/15/2019 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Irish Dancing, Music, Language and More!

We’ve got the best way to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day 2019 and every day with an Irish flair!  Check out our Catholic Charities affiliate Aisling Center for Irish dancing, Irish music, even classes in...

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Filed under: Community Centers

Tags: best St. Patrick’s Day NY 2019, Aisling Center, Irish music, Irish dance, Irish language, music therapy

Inside “SOMOS,” a NY Gathering to Empower the Hispanic Community

Posted on 03/14/2019 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

“Focused on the Advancement of Our People”: Larissa Story Shares Her Perspective


Larissa Story, 3rd from left, with fellow CCNY staff

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees, Permanent Affordable Housing, Strengthening Families & Resolving Crises

Tags: Catholic Charities NY, Somos Conference, New York Government, Larissa Story, Dream Act, Legislature, Immigration NY, Opioid Crisis, Safe Housing

Best Spring Volunteer Opportunities in New York

Posted on 03/13/2019 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

You Name It; We’ve Got It!

The sun’s shining, days are longer and we’re itching for great volunteer opportunities here in New York. Well, when it comes to volunteering, you name it; we’ve got it here at Catholic Charities.  From mentoring children...

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Filed under: Affiliated Agency Events

Tags: best New York volunteer opportunities, Catholic Charities NY, Bigs & Littles NYC, Refugees, Career Mentoring, Tenants rights

Dorothy Day: Our #1 Women’s History Month Nominee

Posted on 03/11/2019 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

Insider’s Peak from Person Guiding Her Canonization

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Filed under: Memorials & Tributes

Tags: Catholic Charities NY, George Horton, Dorothy Day, Women’s History Month. Pope Francis, Sainthood, Activitsts