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Ways to Give

Through the generosity of our donors, Catholic Charities of New York is able to meet the basic human needs of the poor and vulnerable among us, non-Catholic and Catholic alike, with dignity and compassion. Your generous support helps us to continue our critical work and carry out our mission to serve our neighbors by providing help and creating hope. 


10+ Million

meals served


individuals connected to resources


youth in after school
programs and sports


families prevented from
becoming homeless

Our Programs and Services

To give by phone, please call:

646-794-2411 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Eastern Standard Time.

Already a Recurring Donor and want to update your recurring pledge?
Simply call us at the number above or fill out the form below again with your updated gift amount, credit card or bank account information.

Making a planned gift is a wonderful way to show your support and appreciation for Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of New York and its mission, while accommodating your own personal, financial, estate-planning, and philanthropic goals. 

Become a member of the Legacy of Help and Hope Society at Catholic Charities of New York by incorporating your charitable giving in your current and long-term financial and estate plans.

Thank you for considering a legacy gift to Catholic Charities of New York!
Please share your plans so we can thank you.

For more information please contact:

Emily Chau

Make a Bequest through FreeWill

Leaving a bequest to Catholic Charities of New York in your will costs nothing today and will ensure we can continue serving those facing extreme needs while upholding their dignity as people made in the image of God. Using the online estate planning tool from our partner, FreeWill, can help you create your will for free and easily include a legacy gift.

Make An Impact with Any of Your Assets

Did you know you may have additional assets not covered in your will or trust? If you have an IRA, 401(k), life insurance policy, or any additional accounts, these are called “non-probate assets,” and they need to be planned for separately. By using the online tool you can log all of your assets, name Catholic Charities of New York as a beneficiary, and receive printable instructions on how to set each one up with your broker.

Notify Catholic Charities of New York of a Bequest

Have you included a gift in your will or trust to Catholic Charities of New York? Please fill out the form so we can thank you for your lasting commitment and ensure our records are up-to-date.

For more information please contact:

Emily Chau

Secure Your Legacy with


A will that honors your Catholic faith is the only online will platform specifically designed to ensure that your final wishes align with the teachings of the Catholic Church.  Catholic Charities is proud to partner with to offer you this uniquely Catholic solution for writing a will.


A simple solution, free of charge

We understand the importance of planning for the future, which is why we are pleased to offer you a straightforward and cost-free solution.  With, you can create your will in just a few easy steps, saving time and money.


Your faith, your future

By visiting, you can begin the process of securing your legacy today.  The user-friendly platform allows you to customize your will according to your specific wishes while ensuring that your Catholic faith remains at the heart of every decision.


Leave a lasting impact on your loved ones and your faith, effortlessly!

For more information please contact:

Emily Chau

When you make a gift in honor of a loved one or family member, we provide a beautiful, emailed thank-you letter. This personalized email features original photography from our programs that serve the New York community, and a note that details the good being done in their name.

Pledges to Catholic Charities allow us to consistently provide help and create hope for at-risk New Yorkers, while also offering you the flexibility to donate over time.

Catholic Charities of New York welcomes gifts, stocks and other securities, and government (including municipal) debt and corporate debt through the Depository Trust Company (DTC). We have an easy mechanism to accept these gifts. For security, settlement and reduced paperwork, electronic transfer through the DTC is preferred. This can be arranged through most brokerage accounts.

In addition to providing help to those in need, a gift of an appreciated investment can have other valuable tax benefits related to capital gains, charitable deductions, and retirement income. Such gifts provide an excellent way to minimize tax liabilities and maximize your philanthropic giving.

For more information please contact:

Peggy O’Neill

Family homes, farms, vacation houses, or other property can be a resource for generating tax deductions and added income. There are several ways to put real estate to work for you and Catholic Charities of New York.

Life estates, donating undivided interests in real estate, transferring real estate into a charitable trust prior to sale, and other strategies can provide solutions to a wide range of financial and estate planning needs. Even when real estate prices drop, many donors still receive significant capital gains. Take advantage of tax savings while enjoying increased income over time.

For more information please contact:

Germaine Arginteau

Catholic Charities of New York vehicle donation program.

How it Works

  1. Call us at 1-855-200-4483 (GIVE)
  2. We will tow your vehicle at no cost to you!
  3. Get a tax-deductible receipt and help support Catholic Charities of New York.

If you are 70½ years old or older, you can take advantage of a simple way to benefit Catholic Charities of New York and receive tax benefits in return. You can give up to $100,000 from your IRA directly to Catholic Charities of New York without having to pay income taxes on your gift.

If you have made or will make an IRA gift this year, please let us know so that we can be prepared to provide a proper and timely IRA acknowledgment.

For more information please contact:

Emily Chau

Did you know that you could make a difference with your online shopping? AmazonSmile helps you do just that. The AmazonSmile Foundation will donate a percentage of the purchase price from your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to Catholic Charities of New York. 

Choose Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of New York as your charity when shopping.

You can also support Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of New York when you use your American Express card through the JustGiving program.

Gifts from donor advised funds, or DAFs, can be directed to support the mission and programs of Catholic Charities of New York. Please request that your fiduciary include your name on the memo line of the gift so we can properly acknowledge your gift. 

Also, please consider DAF advising rights in your estate plan—these can be bequeathed to your heirs or other individuals, and it is an important part of your charitable legacy to ensure that these funds continue to support the work that you care about.

Legal Name, Address, and Tax ID

Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of New York
1011 First Avenue, 11th Floor
New York, NY 10022

Federal Tax ID: 13-5562184

For more information please contact:

Emily Chau