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Ready, Set, Kickoff Summer: Food Truck Festival and Bipartisan Charity Softball Matchup

06/20/2019  |  News Articles  |  Share

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Photo Credit: Jessie Ramirez

by John-Mark de Palma

2 Min Read. This weekend, Catholic Charities of Staten Island, an agency of Catholic Charities of New York, is hosting two...

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A Catholic Childhood in Sri Lanka

06/12/2019  |  News Articles  |  Share

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The people of Sri Lanka praying The Rosary Following the terror attacks. Image: Getty Images

by Marion Boteju

Marion Boteju, Corporate Secretary and Chief of Staff for...

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¡Que viva Puerto Rico! Catholic Charities New York Celebrates Puerto Rico

06/12/2019  |  News Articles  |  Share

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Crowd cheering at New York's Puerto Rican Day Parade, Photo Credit: Catholic Charities New York

by John-Mark de Palma

 

 

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Northern Triangle NY Daily News Op-Ed by Catholic Charities’ Monsignor Sullivan and Leaders

06/05/2019  |  News Articles  |  Share


Catholic Charities Mission Trip to the Northern Triangle
Photo Credit: Fanny Gomez, Catholic Charities New York

by John-Mark de Palma

4 Min Read: Reporting in The New York Daily News on the recent Catholic Charities led...

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1 in 5 New Yorker’s are Poor: Catholic Charities is Ready to Help 

06/05/2019  |  News Articles  |  Share


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by John-Mark de Palma

2 Min Read: According to the New York City Annual Poverty Report released Monday, one-fifth of New York’s population is classified as poor, that’s an overall poverty rate of 19%. The...

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HOPE Homeless Outreach Survey Shows NYC Homelessness Down, Critics Disagree

06/05/2019  |  News Articles  |  Share


HOPE 2019: Catholic Charities File Photo

 

by John-Mark de Palma

4 Min Read: On a frigid 28-degree night in January, volunteers and city workers took to the streets and subways of the five boroughs to count the homeless as part...

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Archdiocese News Examines Immigration with Monsignor Sullivan Catholic Charities New York

05/22/2019  |  News Articles  |  Share

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Photo: Fanny Gomez, Catholic Charities New York

Catholic New York, the Archdiocesan newspaper, recently reported on the Catholic Charities led mission trip to the Northern...

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New Study Backs Emergency Lifesaving Treatment for Drug Overdose

05/22/2019  |  News Articles  |  Share

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by John-Mark de Palma

A recent study in the Journal of the American Medical Association advocates for expanding access to naloxone for the emergency treatment of opioid overdose....

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Census Immigration Question Accuracy Risks Billions of Corporate Dollars, May Impact Services

05/22/2019  |  News Articles  |  Share

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by John-Mark de Palma

“Is this person a citizen of the United States?” As the 2020 US Census approaches, concerns surrounding this question are being voiced all...

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New York State Offers Tax Credit for Hiring Addiction Recovery Employees 

05/15/2019  |  News Articles  |  Share

NYS Tax Credit for Hiring Addiction Recovery Employees
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by John-Mark de Palma

2 Min Read: New York State is launching the nation’s first tax credit to employers who hire people recovering...

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Youth Migrants: If I’m Going to Die Here at Home, I Prefer to Die Getting to Safety in the United States

05/15/2019  |  News Articles  |  Share

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Monsignor Sullivan speaks with Manuel Moran, Director of Caritas Santa Ana, El Salvador

by John-Mark de Palma

5 Min Read. “If I’m going to...

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Catholic Charities Celebrates Mental Health Awareness Month

05/08/2019  |  News Articles  |  Share


By Alice Kenny

1 Min Read. Now, during Mental Health Awareness Month, and every day, Catholic Charities NY offers service and support for those struggling with mental health needs.

Our services are not only compassionate but also...

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Inside the Northern Triangle: Catholic Charities Monsignor Sullivan Guest on WPIX

05/08/2019  |  News Articles  |  Share

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Catholic Charities Monsignor Sullivan, Northern Triangle.
Photo Credit: Fanny Gomez

by John-Mark de Palma

3 Min Read. This week, Marvin Scott...

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College Students Can’t Afford to Eat: 45% Have Food Insecurity Study Finds

05/08/2019  |  News Articles  |  Share


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by John-Mark de Palma

3 Min Read. College students surviving on Ramen noodles, mac-and-cheese, and cereal may sound like an anecdotal rite of passage, but for 45% of 4-year...

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Catholic Charities Responds: Caritas Sri Lanka Supports Victims of Easter Bombings

05/03/2019  |  News Articles  |  Share


The people of Sri Lanka praying The Rosary Following the terror attacks. Image: Getty Images

Caritas Sri Lanka is on the ground and in the community, helping those impacted. Staff teams have begun the process of...

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