Check Out Our Top 6 Volunteer Opportunities to Help Immigrants in New York

02/13/2019  |  News Articles  |  Share

As a premier provider of services in New York, Catholic Charities offers the best volunteer opportunities tailored just for you. Choose from our Top 6 Volunteer opportunities for February 2019. Feel free to also take a look at our other Catholic...

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Award-Winning Catholic Charities Nun: What I do is no Different than What you do

02/13/2019  |  News Articles  |  Share


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Honored for her work with immigrants at the Texas border, Sister Norma Pimentel, MJ, executive director of Catholic Charities of the Rio Grande Valley, received the Sister...

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Clock Ticking for No-Cost Preschool Assistance for NYC Children

02/13/2019  |  News Articles  |  Share

Don’t miss this opportunity to enroll your 3 and 4-year-old children in New York City’s free Pre-K programs. Remember, your immigrant status is not a factor in taking part in these educational benefits. If you need assistance filling out your application,...

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'Sleeping in the Arms of the Lord': Homeless Count 2019

02/06/2019  |  News Articles  |  Share

Lori Davis-West, a Catholic Charities consultant and HOPE count volunteer, said that when she asked men and women she met in her assigned area, Murray Hill in Manhattan, if they had a place to sleep, most, plagued by their own inner demons or external...

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NYC Man's 'Super Soul Party' Helps Homeless Enjoy Big Game

02/06/2019  |  News Articles  |  Share

NEW YORK — Meir Kay spotted a homeless man on the street about two years ago who was holding an unusual sign. He didn't need food or drink, it said — he felt invisible and just wanted someone to talk to. Kay turned that impromptu invitation into an annual...

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Trump Administration Says Reuniting All Migrant Children With Families May Be Impossible

02/06/2019  |  News Articles  |  Share

A report filed by an internal watchdog released last month claims that thousands more children have been separated from their families at the United States-Mexico border than the 2,737 listed by the government. Anthony Enriquez, director of the unaccompanied...

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New CCNY Website Connects Pro Bono Lawyers with Immigrants in Need of Help

02/06/2019  |  News Articles  |  Share

 

Free legal services for low-income, vulnerable immigrants multiplied dramatically thanks to a groundbreaking initiative, CatholicCharitiesNYProBono.org. This cutting-edge statewide program launched by Catholic...

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NYS Liberty Defense Project and Catholic Charities of New York Launch Statewide Pro Bono Project

02/06/2019  |  Press Releases  |  Share

February 1, 2019

For Immediate Release

Contact:
CCCS: Paul Costiglio
Paul.Costiglio@archny.org
646-794-2240

LDP: Lee Park
Lee.Park@dos.ny.gov
518-486-9844

NYS LIBERTY DEFENSE PROJECT & CATHOLIC CHARITIES OF NEW YORK LAUNCH STATEWIDE PRO BONO PROJECT TO EXPAND LEGAL SERVICES FOR...

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