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Tuition-Free Job Training for Women

Posted on 02/7/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Open Houses Start This Week!

Looking for help kick starting your career?

If you - or a woman you know - needs tuition-free job training and placement contact Grace Institute now.

Grace Institute, an affiliate of Catholic...

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Tags: grace institute

FREE Tax Preparation for New Yorkers

Posted on 02/6/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

You May Even Qualify for Refunds and Tax Credits!

Check out our FREE  tax preparation for New Yorkers thanks to Catholic Charities affiliate Youth Ministries for Peace and Justice. 

When: Every Saturday during tax...

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Tags: Youth Ministries Peace and Justice

Puerto Rican Hurricane Evacuees Put Down New York City Roots

Posted on 02/5/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Inside Scoop on How They’re Doing & How We Help
Recent hurricane survivors still need help.  At Catholic Charities we know this because we know hurricane survivors personally, one-on-one. 
Wonder what's happening as they fade from frontpage news? Check out the inside scoop on strategies we use to help hurricane survivors...

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Filed under: Disaster Response & Recovery

Tags: Puerto Rico, Evacuation, Hurricane Maria, East Harlem, Puerto Rico recovery efforts

¿Se Habla Inglés? Say It in English!

Posted on 02/2/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Check Out Catholic Charities’ Free Classes

Learning English is an essential step to becoming fully integrated into American society.

For those planning to become American citizens it is necessary to demonstrate the ability to...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees, Finding English & Citizenship Classes

Tags: New Americans Hotline, Immigration Help

Hurricane Harvey Hit Houston 5 Months Ago; 1000s Still Wait for Aid

Posted on 02/1/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Msgr. Kevin Sullivan Delivers Donations and Solidarity

Sitting on a tattered mattress wedged between plywood floors and punctured sheetrock walls, Joe Murphy welcomes Catholic Charities NY Executive Director Msgr. Kevin Sullivan into what...

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Filed under: Disaster Response & Recovery

Tags: Houston, Texas, Hurricane Harvey

FEMA Ends Puerto Rico Hurricane Recovery Efforts

Posted on 01/30/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Catholic Charities Digs In

As FEMA shuts down its Hurricane Maria recovery mission in Puerto Rico on January 31, Catholic Charities in collaboration with Estoy con Puerto Rico, a consortium of Puerto Rican...

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Filed under: Disaster Response & Recovery

Tags: Puerto Rico, FEMA

How to Foster Future Church Leaders

Posted on 01/29/2018 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

Pierre Toussaint Winter Workshops Provide a Glimpse

By Leah Dixon

Associate Director: Archdiocese of New York Pierre Toussaint Scholarship Fund & Program

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Tags: Leah Dixon, Pierre Toussaint Scholarship Fund, Office of Black Ministry

Restaurant Workers and The Hidden Story of #MeToo

Posted on 01/26/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Msgr. Sullivan Takes This On & More on JustLove

As widespread harassment of elite Hollywood stars and Olympic skaters dominate the news, Msgr. Kevin Sullivan takes on the still hidden exploitation of workers we meet every day - waitresses...

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Tags: JustLove, Monsignor Kevin Sullivan

Catholic Charities Immigration Achievements in the News

Posted on 01/25/2018 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

Hot Off the Press

By C. Mario Russell, Esq.

Director, Immigrant and Refugee Services

There is much to recount and report since my last Catholic Charities NY Immigration News Roundup.  

There is much to be proud of;...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Tags: Immigration Update

Bronx Parish Raises $300,000 for Belmont Fire Survivors

Posted on 01/24/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Catholic Charities Distributes Funds; Helps Survivors Recover

Survivors of the December 28th Belmont Bronx fire that claimed the lives of eight adults and five children, ages 1 to 63, will share nearly $300,000 thanks to a Go Fund Me online...

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Tags: Bronx Fire, : Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, Belmont Bronx fire, Rev. Fr. Jonathan Morris, City Councilman Ritchie Torres

NY Giants Mentor Inner City Children

Posted on 01/23/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Provide Role Models and Inspiration

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth

Tags: Alianza Division, CCCS, Catholic Charities Alianza Division

TD Bank Volunteers Help New York’s Hardest Hit

Posted on 01/22/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Create Blankets & Winter Care Packages for Puerto Rican Evacuees, the Homeless and the Disabled

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Filed under: Disaster Response & Recovery

Tags: TD Bank, Volunteering, Lt. Joseph P. Kennedy Community Center

Best Way to Help Feed Our Hungry Neighbors

Posted on 01/19/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

ShopRite Teams with Catholic Charities to Make It Easy

Wonder what those “Feeding Our Neighbors” plastic buckets we’re seeing popping up at ShopRite supermarket registers are all about? 

Thankfully, ShopRite, through its partnership...

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Filed under: Feeding Our Neighbors

Tags: feeding our neighbors, ShopRite, Cornell University, Eat Smart New York Hudson Valley

Free New York Legal Clinics for Immigrants Worried about Deportation

Posted on 01/18/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Specializing in DACA, TPS and More!

Attention – 

  • Would you like to speak to an immigration attorney for freee?
  • Do you have Deferred Action for Children and Youth (DACA) or Temporary Protected Status (TPS) and need assistance? ...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Tags: Legal Clinic, DACA, TPS, immigration legal clinics

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