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Catholic Charities’ Phone Bank & Facebook “Public Charge” Live Event Reaches 14,000

Posted on 10/11/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Indicates Immigrants’ Concern & Confusion

 

More than 14,000 people concerned about the U.S. Administration’s proposed “Public Charge” immigration rule connected through a free phone bank and Facebook Live event hosted last week by Catholic Charities NY and its partners, a clear measure of immigrants’ confusion over the...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees, Contacting the New York State New Americans Hotline

Tags: Immigration public charge, Raluca Oncioiu, Catholic Charities NY, Office for New Americans, the Mayor’s Office of Immigrant Affairs, the New York Immigration Coalition, Hispanic Federation, Univision and El Diario

Get Free Answers to Your Immigration "Public Charge Rule" Questions

Posted on 10/1/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Call Catholic Charities Telethon & Facebook Live Event

Confused and frightened by how the just-announced Department of Homeland Security (DHS) proposed “public charge rule” could impact immigrants? 

Call our live Phone Bank, 1-800-566-...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Tags: Catholic Charities NY, public charge rule, telethon, facebook live, DHS, 1-800-566-7636, Mayor’s Immigration Office, the New York Immigration Coalition, Hispanic Federation

ATTORNEYS – Train for Our FREE Immigration Legal Clinics; EVERYONE – Volunteer to help!

Posted on 09/25/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Check Out These Two (2)! Great Immigration Volunteer Opportunities

Opportunity #1!

Are you an attorney looking to brush up on humanitarian and family-based immigration?

  • Sign up for our FREE Training Opportunity for Community Legal...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees, Accessing Legal Help

Tags: free immigration legal clinics, immigration volunteers, immigration attorneys, Kingston, Poughkeepsie, Catholic Charities, immigration volunteer

NY Bar $15K Award Helped Catholic Charities Expand Immigrant Legal Services for Children

Posted on 09/13/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Gave Hope of Reunification to Parents Separated from Their Children

Foundation Board member Martin Minkowitz (second from left) with (L-R) Emma Doughty, Martin Minkowitz, Kelly Agnew-Barajas, Gladys Valverde and Samuel Heptig.

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees, Contacting the New York State New Americans Hotline, Accessing Legal Help

Tags: New York Bar Foundation, Catholic Charities Community Services NY, Central American Minors Legal Services

Download Our Free Find Help App

Posted on 09/7/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Find Immediate, Local Help at Your Fingertips

Catholic Charities of New York has gone mobile to deliver services for New Yorkers – non-Catholics and Catholics alike – in four critical areas of need!

Find immediate, local help at your fingertips...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees, Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless, Temporary & Transitional Residences

Tags: Find Help App, Catholic Charities NY

All Inclusive Immigration & Refugee Services!

Posted on 08/31/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

At Catholic Charities, You Name It; We’ve Got It

When it comes to free and low-cost services for immigrants and refugees, you name it; we’ve got it here at Catholic Charities NY.  Our comprehensive immigration services span from New York City to the...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees, Supporting Immigrant Workers

Tags: free comprehensive immigration services, free comprehensive refugee services

A solution to the US border crisis?

Posted on 08/16/2018 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

Treat Detained Migrants as Refugees

Catholic Charities NY attorney Jodi Ziesemer writes in the Guardian & El Diario about a solution to the border crisis; treat migrants as refugees

By Jodi Ziesemer

Catholic Charities NY...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Tags: Jodi Ziesemer, solve the U.S. border crisis.

How to Get Help to Separated Immigrant Families Reunited in New York

Posted on 08/9/2018 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

Please Share This Information if You Know a Family in Need

By C. Mario Russell, Esq.

Director, Immigrant and Refugee Services

Catholic Charities Community Services

Dear Friends,

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees, Contacting the New York State New Americans Hotline, Accessing Legal Help

Tags: Help for separated immigrant families in New York

There Are Still Immigrant Children Waiting to Be Reunited with Their Parents

Posted on 07/30/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Special Report from Msgr. Kevin Sullivan

As I write to you today, there are still many migrant children in New York and throughout the country separated from their parents. The deadline for the reunification of all families was July 26 and we know it...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Tags: William, Javier reunited immigrants

On Deadline for Family Reunification, Immigration Director Gives Thanks

Posted on 07/27/2018 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

“History Will Remember Those, Like You, Who Responded”

By C. Mario Russell, Esq.

Director of Immigration & Refugee Services

Catholic Charities NY

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Tags: family reunification deadline, C. Mario Russell, Catholic Charities NY

Immigrant Teens Realize Their Dreams of Playing Major League Soccer

Posted on 07/24/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Pros for a Day

On Orangeburg’s green rolling hills, 90 immigrant teens joined major league soccer player Alexander Callens at the New York City Football Club’s upstate training facility on July 16th. The event gave the children, born in Central...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees, Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth

Tags: Immigrant teens soccer, New York City Football Club, major league soccer, Alexander Callens, upstate training camp

Children Separated at the Border; Reunited in the Bronx

Posted on 07/16/2018 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

 Catholic Charities Finds Room in the Inn

Highlights from an amazing day!

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Tags: Catholic Charities NY room in the inn, Immigrant children separated at the border, reunited in the Bronx

Separated Immigrant Son, Age 4, Reunited with his Dad

Posted on 07/12/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Find Out How Catholic Charities Helped

Dressed in a blue t-shirt decorated with monster trucks, his brown eyes round and trusting, William, 4, gives the cheese sandwich he is eating in the dining hall of a Bronx Catholic Charities agency to...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees, Keeping Families Together

Tags: Catholic Charities NY, reunite separated immigrant children

Refugees Welcome

Posted on 07/6/2018 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

We Are Better Because of Them

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Tags: Kelly Agnew-Barajas, refugees welcome, Brooklyn Conservancy of Music, World Refugee Day Festival 2018.

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