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ShopRite Shoppers Donate 390,850 Meals to Hungry New Yorkers

Posted on 04/12/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Small Donations Add Up to Make a Big Difference

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Filed under: Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless

Tags: feeding our neighbors, ShopRite

Insider’s Peek into the 115th Congress Swearing In

Posted on 01/24/2017 by Sharese  |  Share

The Real Deal on Advocacy

Catholic Charities Govt. & Community Relations Director Luz Tavarez gives an insider’s peak into the 115th Congress swearing in & real deal on advocacy.

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Filed under: Centennial

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

100 Years of Providing Help & Creating Hope

Posted on 01/1/2017 by Sharese  |  Share

Happy 2017 – and wow, does Catholic Charities have a lot to celebrate!  This year marks our Centennial.  That’s right; 100 years providing help and creating hope for our fellow New Yorkers.  So stay tuned and join in the celebration...

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Filed under: Centennial

100 Years of Providing Help & Creating Hope

Posted on 12/31/2016 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

  Happy 2017 – and wow, does Catholic Charities have a lot to celebrate!  This year marks our Centennial.  That’s right; 100 years providing help and creating hope for our fellow New Yorkers.  So stay tuned...

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Filed under: Centennial

Tags: Centennial

With Gratitude & Best Wishes from Catholic Charities!

Posted on 12/30/2016 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

 

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Forced to Drop Out of School at Age 9, 17-Year-Old Returns with 3.8 GPA

Posted on 12/29/2016 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

A Catholic Charities/New York Times Neediest Cases Miracle


Alex Chan, now in Brooklyn, talks about his dangerous life in Guatemala 

 

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Toddler with Autism, Baby with Heart Defect, but Single Mom No Longer Feels Alone

Posted on 12/28/2016 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Check Out the Story behind the Story in This New York Times Neediest Case


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Catholic Charities Needs You

Posted on 12/27/2016 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

From Monsignor Sullivan

With 2016 quickly coming to a close, I look back with gratitude and forward with great hope.

I’m thankful for generous supporters like YOU who are living Pope Francis’ inspiring message to lift...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Tags: New Year, 2017, Monsignor Sullivan

A Christmas New York Times Neediest Cases Story

Posted on 12/23/2016 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Special Baby’s Life Transformed Thanks to Kennedy Child Study Center

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Tags: Kennedy Child Study Center, Kenerly Alvarez, New York Times Neediest Cases

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...

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth

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

Safety Tips to Combat Today & Tomorrow's Dangerous Arctic Cold

Posted on 12/15/2016 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

How to Prepare for Extreme Cold Weather

Today’s blast of arctic cold is dangerous. Catholic Charities is here to help.

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Filed under: Strengthening Families & Resolving Crises

Tags: safety tips, extreme cold weather