Disaster Response & Recovery

Support for 30 plus Bronx Fire families begun by POTS and Catholic Charities New York

Bronx Fire 1-14-22 remembrance wall
A makeshift memorial for the families of Twin Parks North West Building where a five alarm fire killed 17 people...

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Catholic Charities New York responds to help victims of Bronx fire tragedy

Archdiocese of New York Bronx Fire Cardinal Dolan
Timothy Cardinal Dolan visits the site of the tragic January 9th fire in the Bronx....

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Catholic Charities Emergency Relief Fund to Assist Haitian Earthquake Victims

Haiti Earthquake
Earthquake Damage in Haiti. Photo: Shutterstock

Catholic Charities Emergency Relief Fund is supporting Haiti’s...

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New York State COVID Rent Relief Extension Program

New York State COVID Rent Relief Program Eligibility

Application period is open until February 1, 2021.



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Volunteer Opportunities Still in High Demand at Catholic Charities

Volunteers distribute food at Grand St. Guild Housing // Carmen Gonzalez 

By Jim Sliney Jr

The Volunteer program at Catholic...

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

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

Article re...

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Catholic Charities Helpline Helps New Yorkers Through COVID-19

By Jim Sliney Jr

When you visit the Catholic Charities of New York homepage you’ll be greeted by the HELPLINE number. That number has been there to help New Yorkers ask for help for a long time. All...

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Help Catholic Charities Provide Emergency Relief During the COVID-19 Pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic is a unique challenge for our community, one with many uncertainties. Please help us continue to serve our neighbors most at risk during this crisis.

From 9/11...

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Mass of Solidarity for Puerto Rico and the Bronx

Archbishop Roberto Gonzalez of San Juan, Puerto Rico, celebrates Mass for Puerto Rico on Feb. 2 at St. Raymond Church in the Bronx. // ...

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Puerto Rico Aid: Catholic Charities of New York Provides Assistance

Earthquake Damage in Puerto Rico
Residential Building in Puerto Rico Suffers Earthquake Damage
Photo Credit: Catholic Charities New York Staff...

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