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Blind and Disabled Find Safety at St. Anthony Shelter for Renewal

Posted on 06/30/2016 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

 “Why Them & Not Me?”

That homelessness surged by 42-percent in New York comes as no surprise to St. Anthony Shelter for Renewal, an affiliate of Catholic Charities.

"Every day people call us or come in person looking for...

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Filed under: Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless

Tags: St. Anthony Shelter for Renewal, Homelessness in New York, homeless shelter

A Young Woman Tries to be the Kind of Mother She Never Had

Posted on 02/2/2015 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Masicqua Andrews

Abandoned by her mother, abused by the aunt that raised her and beaten by her boyfriend, Masicqua Andrews, 20, says the only place she has felt loved and...

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth, Maternity Services

Tags: Covenant House, homeless shelter, Masicqua Andrews, New York Times Neediest Cases