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Shocking Stats to Bolster Your New Year’s Resolution

Posted on 01/3/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Simple as 1, 2, 3

Uh oh… Day 3 into our New Year’s resolutions and we’re already backsliding.

Lucky for you if your resolution was to join with us in making New York a better place

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Tags: New Year's Resolution

Bragging About the Bronx Power 50

Posted on 12/21/2016 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Why?  Two Hail from Catholic Charities!

Huge congratulations to Dianne Johnson & David Shuffler – named two of the Bronx Powerful 50! And their success on behalf of Catholic Charities with improving lives of New Yorkers in need....

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth

Tags: Bronx Power 50, Youth Ministries Peace and Justice, Dianne Johnson, David Shuffler

Raising Five Sons Alone, Three With Autism, Takes a Toll on a Mother’s Body

Posted on 12/20/2016 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

The Story Behind The Story of This New York Times Neediest Case

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth

Tags: New York Times Neediest Cases

Empire City Casino Bets Big for New Yorkers in Need

Posted on 12/19/2016 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Donates 1,000 Toys & Coats for Families in Need


Empire City Casino President Timothy J. Rooney, The Gander Group President Josh Blake & Catholic Charities New York Excecutive Director Monsignor Kevin Sullivan 
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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth

Tags: Empire City Casino, Toy & Coat Drive

Santa’s Elves Answer “Help Wanted” Ad

Posted on 12/16/2016 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

St. Nicholas Shopping Day Kicks off the Christmas Season

Folks decked out in green Catholic Charities t-shirts, some wearing red Santa hats, and all armed with Christmas wish lists drafted by those we serve, dashed down the aisles of Kmart located in NYC's Astor Place last Saturday, December 10. They packed shopping carts with...

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth

Tags: St. Nicholas Shopping Day, Kmart Astor Place, Junior Board, St. Nicholas Project

How a Bronx Girl, Age 10, Helped Immigrant Children Who Are Impoverished and Alone

Posted on 12/12/2016 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

A Christmas Story

Catholic Charities gives special volunteer award to Elizabeth Rodriguez

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Tags: Service In Schools

Best Way to Welcome the Christmas Season

Posted on 12/6/2016 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

St. Nicholas Shopping Day Magic Turns Families into Santa’s Elves

Experience the day through our eyes through this great St. Nicholas Shopping Day video we pulled together.

Hurray! We celebrated St. Nicholas Shopping Day, the best way to welcome the Christmas holiday!

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth

Tags: St. Nicholas Shopping Day, St. Nicholas of Westchester

#GivingTuesday Generosity Update

Posted on 12/1/2016 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

Netted over $10,000!

Supporters like you helped make this year’s #GivingTuesday a huge success for Catholic Charities and all the families who count on us here in New York…

Online #GivingTuesday gifts totaled slightly over $10,000...

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth

Tags: #GivingTuesday

Best Christmas Volunteer Opportunities in New York

Posted on 11/30/2016 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Elves Needed!


Here are two of our St. Nicholas volunteers from last year's shopping day

At Catholic Charities we have the best Christmas Volunteer opportunities in New York. 

Our St. Nicholas Project...

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth

Tags: St. Nicholas Project, Christmas Volunteer opportunities, volunteer

Beginning to Look a lot Like Christmas

Posted on 11/28/2016 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

Family Volunteer Day


On November 19th, 2016 families volunteered to support those in need

By Karen Daly

It was beginning to look and sound a lot like Christmas at Catholic Charities 2nd National Family Volunteer Day...

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth

Tags: National Family Volunteer Day

Looking for Help?

Posted on 11/14/2016 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Call Catholic Charities Help Line

At Catholic Charities Help Line, callers in New York can connect to our live, trained, knowledgeable – and bilingual – staff.  

Our staff assesses callers’ needs.  They use up-to-date,...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Tags: Catholic Charities Help Line

National Family Volunteer Day: What’s In It for You?

Posted on 11/10/2016 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Top 8 Perks

Some say asking “what’s in it for us” is kind of missing the point when it comes to volunteering.

But the truth is the 2nd National Family Volunteer Day Catholic Charities is hosting on November 19 in New...

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth

Tags: Family Volunteer Day

Who Won the 2016 TCS New York City Marathon?

Posted on 11/8/2016 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Team Catholic Charities NY!


Thousands of runners fill the streets during the TCS New York City Marathon

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth

Tags: TCS New York City Marathon, St. Nicolas Project

Looking for Inspiration Today?

Posted on 11/7/2016 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Check out St. Ignatius' New Video

At St. Ignatius School, a modern building wedged between brick tenements in the poorest congressional district in the United States, students and administrators pulled together a powerful video that can inspire many.

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth

Tags: St. Ignatius School

All You Need to Know to Watch the 2016 TCS NYC Marathon

Posted on 11/4/2016 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

An Insider's Peek


Team Catholic Charities NY will be joining thousands of TCS NYC Marathon runners this Sunday

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth

Tags: TCS NYC Marathon