Strengthening Families & Resolving Crises

Taekwondo Gave 2 Children an Outlet. It Gave Their Mother a Break.

Frances Ramirez was juggling three jobs with her responsibilities as a single parent when she got help paying for her children’s lessons.

Photo by Sasha Maslov, The New York Times...

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New Opportunities for New Yorkers: Apply for Half-Priced MetroCards

By Jim Sliney Jr

On January 27, 2020, the Fair Fares NYC program begins accepting applications. The Fair Fares NYC...

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Looking back at 2019: St Nicholas to the Rescue

By Jim Sliney Jr.

On December 14th, New York’s Cardinal Timothy Dolan could be found shopping at the Astor Place Kmart, along with a team of over 300 volunteers to buy warm clothing like...

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Mother and Daughter Find Hope Through Mentorship Program

Photo by Joshua Bright, The New York Times

By Sara Aridi 

After years of raising her daughter, Nydia, on her own, Rita LaRosa sensed that Nydia needed another role model in her life,...

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Meet Destinee

Photo by Sasha Maslov, The New York Times 

By Sara Aridi

Destinee Gonzalez Gil was nervous when she sat for...

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Meet Evelyn Marin

A New York Times Feature

Photo by Calla Kessler/The New York Times
 

By Elisha Brown, The New York Times 

Evelyn Marin learned she had...

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The Reality of Domestic Violence in New York City

By Catherine Kirch

The office of City Comptroller Scott Singer...

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Christmas in July? Must be the Saint Nicholas Project

 Children in winter coats and santa hats
Photo Credit: Catholic Charities of New York

by Jim Sliney...

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Overwhelmed and Need Help?

Catholic Charities Provides New Yorkers the Free and Low-Cost Support They Need

Confronted with an eviction notice, an aging parent’s declining health, a child’s struggles with drugs or other crises?...

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Great Summer NYC Thrift Store Sale

Save Now to Support a Great Year-Round Cause

Check out this Special Summer Sale at the Sharing Place!

Get:

• Great deals

• FREE pick up service for Manhattan donations 

• And all for a great cause

The Sharing...

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