After/Out-of-School-Time Activities

Primed for the Pipeline: Summer Youth Work Program Restarts


Bronx Free Press CCNY SYEP Program
The city has opened its application window for the Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP).
Credit: The Bronx Free Press...

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The Joseph P. Kennedy Jr. Center is as Much a Part of Harlem as Harlem is a Part of The Center

Learning Lab at the Kennedy Center CCNY
Children at the Kennedy Center Learning Lab. Photo: Johnny Zhang for Catholic Charities of New York


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‘I Know I’m Not Alone’: The Importance of Mentors Right Now

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Ansh, left, and his mentor, Jared Stankowski, at lunch in Astoria, Queens.
“People are out there to help you,” Ansh said.Credit....

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Catholic Youth Organization – Pack the Pantries

By Jim Sliney Jr.

The Catholic Youth Organization is known for providing programs based on integrity, fair play and the...

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Virtual Basketball? Hoop Haven Makes It Possible

Hoop  Haven Kids running basketbal drills in January 2020


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Hope of the World: Catholic Youth Organization

by Catherine Kirch

The Catholic Youth Organization of New York (CYO) is a division of Catholic Charities Community Services that organizes...

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Youth in Foster Care: The Importance of Mentorship

By Catherine Kirch

For the first time in seven years, the number of children in the United States foster care system has decreased. According to new...

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Kids Need Backpacks for Back-To-School: You Can Help

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By Jim Sliney Jr.

Catholic Charities of New York and its biggest division, the Catholic Charities Community Services have, for years, been supporting back-to-...

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Visits Catholic Charities Bronx Food Hub

CCNY Monsignor Sullivan with Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

By Jim Sliney Jr

On Wednesday, August 28th, Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez visited a Catholic...

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The Challenge for the Homeless Student and How Catholic Charities Helps

student graduating high school
Photo Credit: Princess, Unsplash

by Jim Sliney Jr.

3 Min Read. Back in March of...

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