Faith with Works: A legacy of Mother Cabrini

07/31/2019  |  News Articles  |  Share

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Timothy Cardinal Dolan at the Cabrini Shrine. Image: Catholic Charites NY

By Jim Sliney Jr.

Archbishop of New York, Cardinal Timothy Dolan performed mass at the shrine...

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Living in an Ongoing State of Fear: Will ICE Knock on my Door Next?

07/31/2019  |  News Articles  |  Share

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Image Credit: Jennifer Marquez

By Jim Sliney Jr

Immigration and Customs Agents were not as busy these past two weekends as the President warned they might be. You would think that was good news but...

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Catholic Charities & Telemundo Team Up Help Immigrants Know Their Rights

07/24/2019  |  News Articles  |  Share

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Immigration Hotline Photo Credit: Catholic Charities New York

By Jim Sliney Jr.

There’s no denying that our immigrant brothers and sisters who are looking for a better life in America...

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Catholic Charities' Homebase Holds Fun-Filled Family Day in the Bronx

07/24/2019  |  News Articles  |  Share

CCNY Homebase Family Day Kids on a Ride
Photo Credit: Dana Weiner and Sophia Theriault
 

By Sophia Theriault

On July 19th, Catholic Charities' Homebase program hosted the “2nd Annual Family Day Event” in the Soundview...

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Immigration Raids and Collateral Damage

07/24/2019  |  News Articles  |  Share

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Photo credit: Enrique Alarcon

By Jim Sliney Jr.

“This was not a good weekend for the U.S. Not just for immigrants, but for all of us.” – Monsignor Kevin Sullivan.

BAD FOR IMMIGRANTS

The...

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A Call to Catholic Charities NY Helps Immigrant Mother Abused by Agents at US Border

07/19/2019  |  News Articles  |  Share

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US Border Patrol Agent at the US-Mexico Border. Credit: iStock 

by Jim Sliney Jr.

THE CALL THAT CHANGED EVERYTHING

A Guatemalan woman living in California picked up the phone and called for...

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Immigrant Children’s Drawings Capture a Moment in History

07/18/2019  |  News Articles  |  Share

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One of the drawing children produced in detention centers at the US Border
Credit American Academy of Pediatrics, via Associated Press

By Jim Sliney Jr.

When refugees seeking asylum are released from the...

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Immigration Hotline Calls Reveal The Best and Worst of Human Nature

07/18/2019  |  News Articles  |  Share

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Monsignor Sullivan at the Immigration Hotline call center in New York City
Photo Credit: Fanny Gomez

by Monsignor Kevin...

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319 Miracles Happen: Catholic Charities is Creating Affordable Housing in NYC

07/18/2019  |  News Articles  |  Share

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Rendering of Second Farms. Photo: Catholic Charities New York

by Jim Sliney Jr.

Affordable housing in New York City is kind of like a unicorn in so far as...

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Press Release: Trump Immigration Raids

07/12/2019  |  Press Releases  |  Share

For Immediate Release
Contact: Joe DePlasco, 212.981.5125
Joe_deplasco@dkcnews.com

CATHOLIC CHARITIES OF NEW YORK EXTENDS SERVICES FOR IMMIGRANTS AND ASYLUM SEEKERS IN RESPONSE TO HUMANITARIAN CRISIS – AND TRUMP ADMINISTRATION THREAT OF RAIDS BEGINNING SUNDAY, JULY 14

Key...

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ICE Raids in New York: Catholic Charities Responds with Legal Resources

07/12/2019  |  News Articles  |  Share

Immigrant family under legal stress in their home

by Jim Sliney Jr. and John-Mark de Palma

5 Min Read. Catholic Charities of New York is playing an ever-increasing role in welcoming and assisting new arrivals...

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An Important Statement on Immigration Raids in New York from Monsignor Sullivan

07/12/2019  |  News Articles  |  Share

Father and his son at immigration rally crying and holding American flag

Monsignor Kevin Sullivan, Executive Director of Catholic Charities of New York, issued the following statement today in response to news reports...

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The Challenge for the Homeless Student and How Catholic Charities Helps

07/12/2019  |  News Articles  |  Share

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Photo Credit: Princess, Unsplash

by Jim Sliney Jr.

3 Min Read. Back in March of 2019 Catholic Charities of New York told you about an NYU study that found that more than 10,000 kids who...

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Christmas in July? Must be the Saint Nicholas Project

07/12/2019  |  News Articles  |  Share

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Photo Credit: Catholic Charities of New York

by Jim Sliney Jr.

2 Min Read. During the month of July, you just might be able to put some “goodwill towards Man...

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Ways You Can Get Involved to Help Improve Migrant Conditions

07/02/2019  |  News Articles  |  Share

Catholic Charities Assists Migrants at an Intake Center at the Border
Catholic Charities Assists Migrants at an Intake Center at the US/Mexico Border

by Jim Sliney Jr. 

3 Min Read. Immigration and...

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Catholic Charities Feeding the Hungry in Staten Island

07/02/2019  |  News Articles  |  Share

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Catholic Charities Staten Island and SICIL Mobile Food Pantry
Photo Credit: @sicilving

by Jim Sliney Jr 

3 Min Read. Catholic Charities of New York...

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The New York Foundling: 150 Years of Service

07/02/2019  |  News Articles  |  Share

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Cardinal Dolan with Sisters of Charity at St. Patrick's Cathedral
Photo Credit: @thenyfoundling

by Jim Sliney Jr 

4 Min Read. June of 2019 marks...

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