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First-Hand Look into How Separated Immigrant Children Are Faring in NY

Posted on 06/22/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

“No Apparent Plan for Reunification”

After President Trump’s announcement this week that his administration will stop separating immigrant children from their families and news trickles out about possible detention instead of hundreds of thousands...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees, Accessing Legal Help, Help for Refugees, Asylees, & Victims of Trafficking, Keeping Families Together, Strengthening Families & Resolving Crises

Tags: Sofia Linarte, separated immigrant children in NY, Jose Xavier Orochena, NY1.

How We're Helping Separated Immigrant Children in New York

Posted on 06/21/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Plus - What You Can Do

 

Msgr. Kevin Sullivan and fellow representatives from Catholic Charities NY joined and an interfaith delegation of 38 fellow religious leaders representing the Jewish, Catholic, Protestant and Muslim traditions at the Texas border today to show solidarity with immigrants whose families have been torn...

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

Tags: Texas interfaith delegation, help separated immigrant children in New York, Anthony Enriquez

New Yorkers, Don’t Shut the Door on Refugees

Posted on 06/14/2018 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

Diversity Is What Makes Our City Special

By Kelly Agnew-Barajas

Director of Refugee Resettlement, Catholic Charities NY

What Makes New York Unique?  

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees, Help for Refugees, Asylees, & Victims of Trafficking, Supporting Immigrant Workers, Keeping Families Together

Tags: Catholic Charities NY, refugee resettlement, Kelly Agnew-Barajas, El Diario

Puerto Rican Day Parade 2018 Honors Catholic Charities

Posted on 06/12/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Celebrates “the Best of Who We Are as a Community”

Draped in red, white and blue single-starred Puerto Rican flags, thousands lined New York City’s Fifth Avenue, dancing to salsa music and cheering as Catholic Charities NY and fellow honorees led the...

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Filed under: Signature Events, Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees, Supporting Immigrant Workers, Partnership Giving Opportunities, Team Catholic Charities NY

Tags: Puerto Rican Day Parade 2018, Honors Catholic Charities NY

Intolerance Towards Immigrants Is Spreading

Posted on 05/15/2018 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

Nobody Can Be a Bystander

By C. Mario Russell, Esq.

Director, Catholic Charities NY Immigrant and Refugee Services

Recently, at the Interfaith Conference event that a good number of us from Catholic Charities NY attended at the...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Tags: Mario Russell, Catholic Charities immigration roundup, Gijun Sugitani immigration

Separated Most of Her Young Life, Little Girl Finally Reunites with her Mom

Posted on 05/8/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Meet Two of the Thousands of Immigrants Catholic Charities Serves

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Tags: Ana & Alison reunite, Catholic Charities NY immigration, free immigration services

Eligible to Become a US Citizen, Live in NY but Don’t Have $725 to Apply?

Posted on 05/1/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Register to Win a Voucher to Cover Application Costs

Catholic Charities NY joins New York State and community partners today to launch the third round of NaturalizeNY.  This first-of-its-kind public-private partnership helps...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Tags: NaturalizeNY, $725 NY immigration lottery, Catholic Charities NY, Msgr. Kevin Sullivan

When Soccer Is More Than a Team; It’s a Sanctuary

Posted on 04/25/2018 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

Founder of Special Team for Immigrants Shares What He’s Learned

By Elvis Garcia Callejas
Catholic Charities Migration Counselor 

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Tags: Elvis Garcia Callejas, Union F.C., immigrant youth soccer

Trapped by Guatemalan Thugs, Leonel Herrate Escapes to Share His Story

Posted on 04/23/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Part of Catholic Charities Special “Who Are These Immigrants?” Series

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Tags: Guatemalen thugs, Leonel Herrate

Introducing Faces behind Numbers of Those We Serve

Posted on 04/20/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Meet Rigoberto and Janice in This Just-Released Video

Meet Rigoberto and Janice in This Just-Released Video

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Tags: Catholic Charities NY video, Rigoberto Gutierrez, Janice Valentino

From Amicus Briefs to American Girl Dolls

Posted on 04/16/2018 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

For Immigrants A lot - and a Little - Goes a Long Way

Fostering talents of Immigrant children in NYC shelters

By C. Mario Russell, Esq.

Director, Immigrant and Refugee Services

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Tags: Mario Russell, Catholic Charities NY Immigration roundup

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