Catholic Charities has taken a lead role in the immigration debate in Dutchess - Poughkeepsie Journal

08/29/2017  |  News Articles  |  Share


Sandra Vacchio put off applying for U.S. citizenship for years, and even let her permanent resident card expire two years ago.

After all, the 57-year-old Wappingers Falls resident has lived in the country since her family migrated from Italy in 1968. She grew up in Harrison, moved to her current home and raised a family, became...

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New Greenhouse to Stock Catholic Charities Food Offerings in Rockland - Catholic New York

08/16/2017  |  News Articles  |  Share

LuAnn Kelley clearly remembers the vision Martha Robles expressed 10 years ago.

“She takes me into the kitchen to look out the window and she says, ‘I’m seeing a garden.’ I said, ‘Where are you seeing a garden?’ and she explained it to me. I really started to see it,” said Ms. Kelley, who is the associate director of Catholic Charities...

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08/15/2017  |  Public Statements  |  Share

Words are never enough, but at least some need to be said to make certain that the actions, attitudes and speech such as those in Charlottesville are rejected as beyond the pale of human decency.  Last Sunday in my homily I spoke to this point: there is no room for racism, hatred and supremacy in our Christian faith. I provide a link to the...

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Goya Foods Donated 10,000 Pounds Of Food To Catholic Charities In Recognition Of The Dominican Day Parade In New York - PR NEWS WIRE

08/15/2017  |  Press Releases  |  Share

JERSEY CITY, N.J., Aug. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Goya Foods, the largest Hispanic-owned food company in the United States, donates 10,000 pounds of food to Catholic Charities of New York in recognition of the Dominican Day Parade in New York City on Wednesday, August 9, 2017 at Washington Heights Ecumenical Food Pantry located at 4111 Broadway...

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Catholic Charities of Orange & Sullivan and SALT (Sullivan Agencies Leading Together) Collaboration Receive Vehicle Donation from Rolling V Bus Corp.

08/15/2017  |  Press Releases  |  Share

Van to be used for delivery of furniture and household item donations to those in need


For Immediate Release

For more information, contact Kristin Jensen or 845.294.5124, ext. 303


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New York Bar Foundation Presents Grant to Catholic Charities Community Services

08/11/2017  |  News Articles  |  Share

Foundation Board member Martin Minkowitz (far right) presents grant check to Catholic Charities Community Services.  Shown l to r: Emma Doughty, Laura Lopez-Blazquez, Jessica Lazo, Kelly Agnew-Barajas, and Minkowitz.

The New York...

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