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:

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A Message From Monsignor Sullivan - DACA Call In Day: February 26

02/23/2018  |  Public Statements  |  Share

About 800,000 young Americans brought to United States by their parents as children now face a crisis.

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Statement on Temporary Protected Status (TPS)

01/09/2018  |  Public Statements  |  Share

Due to the changes in TPS announced recently by the Trump administration,  Catholic Charities, the Office of the New Americans, El Diario, WADO 1280 and Noticias Univision 41 will hold a phone bank this Thursday and Friday between 5pm and 7pm to answer any questions that you may have about the end of this protected immigration status and the...

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Help those impacted by recent Natural Disasters

09/22/2017  |  Public Statements  |  Share

Catholic Charites extends its prayers and thoughts to the people of Puerto Rico and Mexico in these very difficult days.

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STATEMENT OF CARDINAL TIMOTHY DOLAN ON THE RESCINDING OF DACA

09/06/2017  |  Public Statements  |  Share

Today’s announcement that DACA – Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals – will be rescinded is an ominous development for the 800,000 immigrants who came to our great nation as children and who now face the possibility of losing, through no fault of their own, their right to live, work, and remain with their families here in the United States...

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Statement on the Elimination of Deferred Action (DACA)

09/05/2017  |  Public Statements  |  Share

We deeply regret the President’s decision to rescind the DACA program and initiate steps to end the program without any replacement.  Catholic Charities remains steadfast in our solidarity with the 800,000 “Dreamers,” who face even more uncertainty and threat.  We recognize the  six month wind down period provides an imperative for us to act...

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COMMISSION OF RELIGIOUS LEADERS EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE STATEMENT

08/15/2017  |  Public Statements  |  Share

Words are never enough, but at least some need to be said to make certain that the actions, attitudes and speech such as those in Charlottesville are rejected as beyond the pale of human decency.  Last Sunday in my homily I spoke to this point: there is no room for racism, hatred and supremacy in our Christian faith.

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Ongoing Solidarity & Willingness to Help

06/29/2017  |  Public Statements  |  Share

For more than a century, Catholic Charities has experienced New York as more vibrant and industrious because of the long-standing contributions of immigrants and refugees.

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Happy 100th Anniversary to Catholic Charities!

04/25/2017  |  Public Statements  |  Share

Happy 100th Anniversary to our beloved Catholic Charities. A century ago this very month, the legislature of New York State formally incorporated the Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of New York to help the people of New York.

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UPDATED STATEMENT ON IMMIGRATION FROM MONSIGNOR KEVIN SULLIVAN, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR CATHOLIC CHARITIES OF NEW YORK

03/07/2017  |  Public Statements  |  Share

New York, NY – March 6, 2016 – In light of today’s announcement from the White House on the executive order affecting immigration, I would like to reaffirm Catholic Charities of New York’s deep commitment to our immigrants and refugees.

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Reaffirming Our Solidarity With Immigrants & Refugees

01/26/2017  |  Public Statements  |  Share

Catholic Charities reaffirms our solidarity with immigrants and refugees who come to this nation to make a better life for themselves, their families, and their neighbors.  This is particularly important in times of uncertainty and anxiety.

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POST-ELECTION IMMIGRATION UPDATE

11/22/2016  |  Public Statements  |  Share

Prepared By  
CATHOLIC CHARITIES COMMUNITY SERVICES
IMMIGRANT AND REFUGEE SERVICES DIVISION
Rev. November 21, 2016
 

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Catholic Charities Statement on Child Welfare

07/15/2015  |  Public Statements  |  Share

Recently, the media has given attention to the care being provided to children in the New York foster care system. The important issues raised will be dealt with over the next months. Hopefully, these will be handled appropriately for the sake of the vulnerable children being cared for.

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