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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