The Joseph P. Kennedy Jr. Center is as Much a Part of Harlem as Harlem is a Part of The Center

02/18/2021  |  News Articles  |  Share

Learning Lab at the Kennedy Center CCNY
Children at the Kennedy Center Learning Lab. Photo: Johnny Zhang for Catholic Charities of New York

Deacon Rodney Beckford shares the importance of the Kennedy Center 

By Jim Sliney Jr...

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What Does the New Administration Mean for Immigrants and Refugees?

02/18/2021  |  News Articles  |  Share

Information Updated as of 2/18/2021

A new administration brings hope for meaningful reforms to immigration laws and policies. But notarios and predatory attorneys often take advantage of that hope by claiming to assist noncitizens pursue permanent relief, like a Green Card.  It is important to have accurate and updated information. ...

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A Parent’s Letter: Astor Services Staffer Aids Autistic Child While Grocery Shopping

02/12/2021  |  News Articles  |  Share

“I hope this message will reach whoever should hear this great work/ kindness one of your employees had shown.”

My family and I were in Hannaford’s supermarket over the weekend and my daughter which is 7 has several issues two are sensory...

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How the Catholic Charities of New York Helpline Became a Lifeline

02/11/2021  |  News Articles  |  Share


Catholic Charities volunteers provided our neighbors with over 1 million meals throughout 2020  // Carmen Gonzalez

By Jim Sliney Jr. 

In 2019, Catholic Charities of New York received over 15,500 calls to their Helpline. In 2020, that number...

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“Goods For Good” And Greeting Cards For The Elderly & Homebound

02/04/2021  |  News Articles  |  Share


Catholic Charities volunteers collect and distribute much needed supplies to the communities // Caroline Hennessy 

By Jim Sliney Jr

The Lieutenant Joseph P. Kennedy Jr. Center (a vital part of Catholic Charities Community Services) is hosting...

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