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Baseball, Bishops and the Blue Whale - Avenue Magazine

04/16/2018  |  News Articles  |  Share

On Monday, April 9, Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese New York hosted its annual gala, raising over $2.1 million for the organization’s initiatives. The event was held at the American Museum of Natural History and honored Gregory B. Braca, President and CEO of TD Bank; and Robert D. Manfred Jr., the Commissioner of Major League Baseball....

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Catholic Charities and ShopRite Supermarkets Partner To Feed Hungry Families in Hudson Valley 2018 Feeding Our Neighbors Campaign Raised Equivalent of 421,000 Meals

04/10/2018  |  Press Releases  |  Share

HUDSON VALLEY, NY – ShopRite Supermarkets donated $96,500 to Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of New York in support of the supermarket chain’s participation in the annual Archdiocesan-wide Feeding Our Neighbors food drive in its Hudson Valley market area.

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Christians Mark Holy Thursday Observances - CBS New York

04/03/2018  |  News Articles  |  Share

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Christians marked Holy Thursday today, commemorates the day of the last supper the night before Jesus Christ was crucified.

At Saint Patrick’s Cathedral, many took part in prayer services to observe the sacred holiday.

Cardinal Timothy Dolan spent the morning with Catholic charities at the Cristo Rey New...

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Money Matters - Manhattan Times

04/02/2018  |  News Articles  |  Share

Story and photos by Gregg McQueen

 

They got lit – financially.

Students from several Northern Manhattan high schools received free financial literacy training on March 23 at the Alianza Cultural Center in Washington Heights.

Sponsored by State Assemblymember Carmen De La Rosa, Catholic Charities and State Farm, the...

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Today, New York and the World Lost a True Hero – Rusty Staub

03/29/2018  |  Public Statements  |  Share

Statement from Monsignor Kevin Sullivan, Executive Director, Catholic Charities of New York, on the passing of Rusty Staub:

“Today, New York and the world lost a true hero. Although he was born and raised far away, and played most of his baseball career in other cities, Rusty Staub will always be regarded as the epitome of what it means...

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GOV. CUOMO NEEDS TO MAKE CRITICAL INVESTMENTS IN THE NONPROFIT SECTOR - New York Nonprofit Media

03/27/2018  |  News Articles  |  Share

New York state committed to much needed cost of living adjustments almost a decade ago but these adjustments have been withheld for eight years. This and other disinvestments are seriously costing our sector.

The deferral in cost of living adjustments amounts to $500 million that has not been paid to service providers – which is then...

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HIS EMINENCE TIMOTHY CARDINAL DOLAN TO JOIN CATHOLIC CHARITIES OF NY FOR ANNUAL HOLY THURSDAY FOOD DISTRIBUTION ON MARCH 29 STARTING AT 11:00AM IN EAST HARLEM

03/26/2018  |  Media Alerts  |  Share

Goya Foods to Announce Significant Recommitment

of a 300,000 Pound Food Donation to Support

Catholic Charities’ Food Pantries, Helping New Yorkers in Need

 

His Eminence Timothy Cardinal Dolan and President of Goya Foods Bob Unanue will join Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of New York at their annual...

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To Their Health - Manhattan Times

03/23/2018  |  News Articles  |  Share

Students turn to activism to save school

Story and photos by Gregg McQueen

“They want to make sure that you can make it to college,” said Jaden Stevens.

“They want to make...

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BP DIAZ HOSTS ANNUAL IRISH HERITAGE & CULTURE CELEBRATION

03/15/2018  |  News Articles  |  Share

On Wednesday, March 14, 2018, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. hosted his annual Irish Heritage & Culture Celebration at the Rambling House in Woodlawn.

This year’s honorees included Anne Marie Anzalone, Chief of Staff for U.S. Congressman Joseph Crowley; Mike McGuire, Director of the Mason Tenders’ District Council and...

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BP DIAZ HOSTS ANNUAL IRISH HERITAGE & CULTURE CELEBRATION

03/15/2018  |  News Articles  |  Share

On Wednesday, March 14, 2018, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. hosted his annual Irish Heritage & Culture Celebration at the Rambling House in Woodlawn.

This year’s honorees included Anne Marie Anzalone, Chief of Staff for U.S. Congressman Joseph Crowley; Mike McGuire, Director of the Mason Tenders’ District Council and...

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Justice Action Bulletin: Pax Christi Way of the Cross walk; Immigration demonstrations scheduled - National Catholic Reporter

03/14/2018  |  News Articles  |  Share

NEW YORK — Pax Christi Metro New York announced in a March 7 press release that it is organizing the 36th annual Good Friday Way of the Cross across Manhattan. The stations will connect Jesus' suffering and death to the continued suffering of people around the world, and include contemplation of how to follow Jesus' "counter-cultural" example...

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Sheen Panel Gives Students New Perspectives in Community Service - Catholic New York

03/14/2018  |  News Articles  |  Share

Morgan Mangual learned more about her future than her present as one of more than 250 students from 35 archdiocesan high schools participating in the second annual Catholic Leadership Conference at the Sheen Center for Thought & Culture March 5.

The theme for the panel discussion was “Civic Engagement: A Catholic Lens.”

“It...

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The Cruel Ploy of Taking Immigrant Kids From Their Parents

03/02/2018  |  News Articles  |  Share

The Department of Homeland Security may soon formalize the abhorrent practice of detaining the children of asylum-seekers separately from their parents. Immigrant families apprehended at the southwest border already endure a deeply flawed system in which they can be detained indefinitely. In this immigration system, detainees too often lack...

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A Message From Monsignor Sullivan - DACA Call In Day: February 26

02/23/2018  |  Public Statements  |  Share

About 800,000 young Americans brought to United States by their parents as children now face a crisis. Since 2012, Catholic Charities has been assisting these DREAMERS in many ways.  We have directly helped more than 800 DREAMERS to get authorization to work productively, go to college, avoid deportation, maintain family unity, and remain in...

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Catholic Charities and ShopRite Supermarkets Partner to Replenish Food Pantries and Feed Hungry Families in Hudson Valley

01/17/2018  |  Media Alerts  |  Share

For Immediate Release                                             
January 12, 2018   

For more information, contact: Kristin Jensen                                            
kristin.jensen@cccsos.org or 845.294.5124, x303

 

Feeding Our Neighbors 2018 Campaign Kick-Off
Friday, January...

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