Catholic Charities to Receive Funding from NY State

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By Catherine Kirch

New York state is allocating $16.4 million to non-profit and government organizations that serve individuals and families facing homelessness. The goal of the annual funding is to help the current homeless population, as...

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Catholic Charities Calls on Supreme Court to Uphold DACA

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By Catherine Kirch

On November 12th, the Supreme Court will hear arguments regarding the termination of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals policy, commonly referred to as DACA. Along with over 35 other groups, a coalition of Catholic...

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The Reality of Domestic Violence in New York City

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By Catherine Kirch

The office of City Comptroller Scott Singer released a study on Monday, November 4th, revealing the terrible reality that domestic violence survivors are showing up in large numbers at the homeless shelters operated by...

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Running Towards A Dream: Venezuelan Refugee Completes NYC Marathon

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Raul Asención in green running the 2019 NYC Marathon 

By Catherine Kirch

Last Sunday, November 3rd, Raul Asención completed the New York City Marathon. A refugee from Venezuela, Asención raised $3,000 for Team Catholic Charities as a way...

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