Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless

Cardinal Dolan Demonstrates the Best Way to Celebrate Holy Thursday

Feeding New York’s Hungry

Toting bags freshly stuffed today, Holy Thursday, with fruits, beans, meat and their favorite foods, more than 100 families and single folks who may otherwise have gone hungry...

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Grand Finale: Served by Catholic Charities & Profiled by The New York Times

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Jordon with his case manager, Stephanie Ali

“It’s amazing what can happen in a year,” write lead New York...

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Disabled And Facing Homelessness

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...

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Honoring Catholic Relief Service Workers Who Died in Ethiopian Airlines Crash

Special Salute from Tom Dobbins, Catholic Charities’ John F. Hurley Honoree

A huge shout out to Catholic Charities Justice and Peace Coordinator, Tom Dobbins, for his well-deserved honor, the John...

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10,000 Children or 1 in 8 NYC Students is Homeless Before Entering 5th Grade: Study Says

A recent NYU study found that more than 10,000 children who started kindergarten in 2012 were homeless before they entered the 5th grade. Many were forced to stay in a shelter or live with...

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As Metropolitan Area Temperatures Continue to Drop, Catholic Charities of New York Warming Centers are Ready

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 warming center in Kingston, New...

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Catholic Charities New York Partner Goya Foods Donates 444,000 Pounds of Food to Venezuela Humanitarian Effort


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Goya Foods, America’s largest Latino food company, announced that it will commit to donating 440,000 pounds of food,...

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Huge Disparities in Infant Mortality & Health Care Accessibility in NYC

Community Health Profile Reveals Disturbing Facts

Families, individuals and children in New York City neighborhoods Catholic Charities NY serves are burdened not only by significantly worse health but...

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Catholic Charities Works to Reduce Homelessness by 20%

Catholic Charities USA announced an ambitious plan to reduce chronic homelessness by 20% in five US cities. The goal is to reduce chronic homelessness -- those whose homlessness has caused them to...

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Warming Centers Protect Homeless as Temperatures Plummet

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...

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