PS 20 to host informational meeting on immigration reform Tuesday night - SILive

01/31/2015  |  News Articles  |  Share

January 31, 2015 by Vincent Barone

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. - About 200 people are expected to attend an informational meeting on President Barack Obama's immigration reforms on Tuesday night at PS 20, in Port Richmond. 

City agencies, not-for-profits and legal providers will be sponsoring the free, large-scale meeting from 7 p.m. to 9...

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To be young and in love with community boards - Downtown Express

01/29/2015  |  News Articles  |  Share

BY DUSICA SUE MALESEVIC  |  It had all the makings of a typical teen party — pizza and soda, excited chatter, and of course, young people. But it was no party, but rather a meeting to discuss a serious commitment that some adults would shy away from: serving on a community board.

Late last Friday afternoon, Manhattan Borough President...

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Feeding Our Neighbors Campaign Kicks-Off -Hudson Valley Press

01/28/2015  |  News Articles  |  Share

January 28, 2015

NEWBURGH - Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of New York marked the mid-Hudson region kick-off of the archdiocesan-wide Feeding Our Neighbors campaign at St. Mary’s Church in the City of Newburgh. Monsignor Kevin Sullivan, executive director, Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of New York; Tom Urtz, VP, Operations...

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Food drive kicks off in region - Times-Herald Record

01/23/2015  |  News Articles  |  Share

By Michael Randall, Times Herald-Record

Posted Jan. 23, 2015 @ 5:43 pm

CITY OF NEWBURGH – Hunger knows neither calendar nor season. To combat the typical January falloff in donations to soup kitchens and food pantries, Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of New York is launching its annual Feeding Our Neighbors campaign this...

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Feed the Hungry campaign - Times Herald Record

01/21/2015  |  News Articles  |  Share

January 20, 2015 - Times Herald Record

Catholic Charities and Shop-Rite team up to help raise money and non-perishable food for area food pantries left with dwindling supplies after the holiday season.

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New York charities ready to welcome Pope Francis - Metro New York

01/20/2015  |  News Articles  |  Share

January 20,2015 - Metro New York

With Pope Francis set to visit New York City later this year, local charities are hoping to get a piece of the people’s pontiff.

The pope will visit the U.S. for one week in September, attending the World Meeting of Families in Philadelphia, with stops in D.C. and New York. He is expected to visit...

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Caritas Award Honorees Have Been Chosen - Hudson Valley

01/14/2015  |  News Articles  |  Share

January 14th, 2015 

GOSHEN - Dr. Dean Scher, Executive Director of Catholic Charities Community Services of Orange County (CCCSOC), and Board Chair Susan Murray-Tetz are pleased to announce the names of the 2015 Caritas Award honorees. 

The 2015 Caritas Award honorees are: 

- Sister Yliana Hernandez, PBVM 


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Feeding Our Neighbors: An Interfaith Response - MYFoxNY

01/11/2015  |  News Articles  |  Share


Jan 18, 2015


Cardinal Timothy Dolan, Archbishop of New York joined Catholic Charities, UJA-Federation of New York, and the Federation of Protestant Welfare Agencies to unload food donated by Goya Foods onto Catholic Charities' Mobile Food Pantry for delivery to food pantries,...

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5,000 Pounds Of Food Donated To 3 Major Organizations In New York City - CBS New York

01/11/2015  |  News Articles  |  Share

January 11, 2015 9:30 PM

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Food banks in New York City received a huge boost in donations Sunday to help hungry families across the five boroughs.

As TV 10/55’s Ilana Gold reported, more than 5,000 pounds of donated food sitting in boxes and bags outside St. Patrick’s Cathedral will go to three major...

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