Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth

Top 4 Ways to Change a Child’s Life

Volunteer as a Big Brother or Big Sister Mentor in New York City

Step right up and change a child’s life.

Poverty cuts children off from good food, housing or clothes.  Nearly as bad, New York...

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Calling All New York Volunteers!

Pack-the-Backpack Events to Help New York Children Thrive

We are so glad to have you as an active member of our community. We're currently looking for volunteers for Back-To-School Backpack Events...

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Free School Supplies for New York Children in Need

How Catholic Charities Prepares Children for Success

Free Back-to-School Bashes this weekend thanks to Catholic Charities NY!

That’s right; we’re teaming up...

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Free Diapers!

For Bronx Children in Need

Catholic Charities NY now offers free diapers for all children in need in the Bronx.

That’s right.  All babies in...

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Free Ice Cream, Free Rides and Yes, Free Advice Doled Out at Bronx Street Fair

Catholic Charities Hosts Family Carnival Days for Those in Need

By Molly Lankisch

Catholic Charities NY Summer Intern Writer and Photographer

What an amazing street fair...

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Immigrant Teens Realize Their Dreams of Playing Major League Soccer

Pros for a Day

On Orangeburg’s green rolling hills, 90 immigrant teens joined major league soccer player Alexander Callens at the New York City Football Club’s upstate training facility on July 16th....

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With New Name and Tagline, Kennedy Children’s Center Continues to Change Lives

My Eyewitness to Lives Transformed

By Molly Lankisch

Catholic Charities NY Summer Intern

I had the incredible opportunity last week to visit and experience firsthand...

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Statement by Msgr. Kevin Sullivan before His Humanitarian Trip to Texas Border

By Msgr. Kevin Sullivan

Executive Director, Catholic Charities Archdiocese of New York

Protecting and nurturing children has always been one of the core missions of Catholic Charities....

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Top 10 New York Summer 2018 Volunteer Opportunities

Unique, Fulfilling and Tailored Just for You


Looking for the best volunteer opportunities in New York this summer?

You name it; we’ve got it. 


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Free and Low-Cost Services for Families in Crisis

Catholic Charities Is Here to Help

Clearly alcoholism, addiction, domestic violence and mental health debilitate and isolate those who suffer from them.  Less discussed but at least as tragic is the...

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