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Al Smith Dinner Mixes Comedy with Charity

Posted on 10/25/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Funds Raised Help Children in Need



Speaker of the House Paul Ryan joined Cardinal Dolan for a tour of Catholic Charities affiliate, the New York Foundling, before taking the stage at the Al Smith dinner in New York City on...

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth, Affiliated Agency Events

Tags: Al Smith dinner, Paul Ryan, Ray Kelly, Cardinal Dolan, Monsignor Kevin Sullivan, NY Foundling

We Built a Playground!

Posted on 10/16/2017 by Fanny Gomez  |  Share

Volunteers Create Fun Space for Children with Special Needs

 

By Fanny Gomez

Catholic Charities Social Media Specialist

 

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth, Affiliated Agency Events

Tags: Kaboom!, Astor Services, Disney, Volunteering

Help Catholic Charities Build a Playground!

Posted on 09/21/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Have Fun Helping Disabled Children We Serve

Our Catholic Charities affiliate, Astor Services of Children and Families, is excited to announce our partnership with KaBOOM! Playground and Disney to build a 2,500 sq. ft. playground!

 

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth, Strengthening Families & Resolving Crises

Tags: Astor Services for Children & Families, Kaboom, Disney

Catholic Charities Co-Hosts a Back-to-School Bash

Posted on 09/1/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Sets Students Up for Success

Children from families facing homelessness and hunger can hold their heads high when they start school next week thanks to back-to-school bashes Catholic Charities helped sponsor throughout...

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth

Tags: NYC Councilman Rafael Salamanca, Back To School, HomeBase, preserving housing

Free School Supplies!

Posted on 08/18/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Plus Free Haircuts, Food – Everything Children We Serve Need to Succeed

That’s right – Catholic Charities is hosting free school supply giveaways in challenged neighborhoods we serve. 

Why? To set children up for success.

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth

Tags: School Supplies

Free School Supplies for Children We Serve

Posted on 08/11/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

How Catholic Charities Sets Children Up for Success

It's time for Back-to-School shopping and we want to make sure children we serve at Catholic Charities are set up for success.  

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth, Preserving Housing

Tags: Free School Supplies, Back To School

Meet Inner-City Students Reversing H.S. Drop-Out Trend

Posted on 08/9/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Find Out How They Do It

Touring the White House, camping upstate, visiting colleges in state and out; New York City students shared these memories and more in this just-released video featuring how an innovative partnership between George Washington High School for Health Careers & Sciences and Catholic Charities Alianza...

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth

Tags: High School for Health Careers & Sciences, CCCS Alianza Division

$100,000 Back-to-School Match!

Posted on 08/7/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Help Families Avoid Impossible Choices: Give Up Food for Coats, or Crayons for Their Kids

During a time that should be all about the joy of learning, many hardworking families have to make impossible choices.

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth

Tags: back to school campaign

Serving Up Summer Fun for New York Children

Posted on 08/2/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

From Ice Cream to Art

Despite – or, perhaps, thanks to - these steamy August days, children served by Catholic Charities affiliated agencies are having a blast! From toddlers to teens, from able bodied to...

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth, Foster Care

Tags: Casita Maria Center for Arts & Education, Astor Services, Enterprise, Summer Camp

Looking for Superheroes

Posted on 07/10/2017 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

Through Catholic Charities Alianza Youth Services

By Teresa Santiago

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth

Tags: CCCS Alianza, Catholic Charities Community Services, Alianza Youth Services

Top 3 Safe, Healthy & Free Summer Activities for New York Children and Teens

Posted on 07/7/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Catholic Charities Has Them Here

Looking for activities in New York this summer for your children and teens that are safe, healthy and free?  Catholic Charities is here to help.

Here are our top 3 choices:

1. Catholic...

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth, After/Out-of-School-Time Activities

Tags: Summer Youth Programs, CYO, Catholic Girl Scouts, Catholic Boys Scouts