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Mayor de Blasio Announces Plans to Protect Tenants, Workers & More

Posted on 01/10/2019 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

State of the City 2019

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio unveiled sweeping steps today to protect tenants, punish bad landlords, and recover payments to exploited freelance and domestic workers.

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Filed under: Preserving Housing, Permanent Affordable Housing, Temporary & Transitional Residences

Tags: Mayor de Blasio, Cardinal Dolan, State of the City 2019

"Soccer for Success" Shows Off for Mayor de Blasio

Posted on 10/19/2016 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

Building Sportsmanship, Confidence & Drive

By Teresa Santiago

On an early morning in Millbrook Park in the Bronx, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio watched and coached from the sidelines as Catholic Charities Alianza Youth...

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

Tags: Soccer for success, Catholic Charities Alianza Division, U.S. Soccer Foundation, Mayor de Blasio

Mayor de Blasio Hails Catholic Charities' Help for Homeless

Posted on 01/11/2016 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Homelessness across New York City is soaring.  Nearly 4,000 people are now barely surviving on frigid city streets.  Meanwhile studies reveal a record high of approximately 58,000 people living in shelters, many in squalor and...

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Filed under: Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless

Tags: Mayor de Blasio, WNYC Radio

Before Pope Francis’ Visit, Mayor de Blasio & Cardinal Dolan Reveal Plans to House Homeless

Posted on 09/23/2015 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Today, the day before Pope Francis’ visit to New York City, Catholic Charities Executive Director Msgr. Kevin Sullivan stood behind Timothy Cardinal Dolan and Mayor Bill de Blasio as they announced that the Catholic Church will...

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Filed under: Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless

Tags: Mayor de Blasio, Cardinal Dolan, Pope Francis, Melissa Mark-Viverito, Eric Adams, Stephen Levin, Gilbert Taylor

Unions Kicked Off Labor Day Parade at St. Patrick’s Cathedral

Posted on 09/14/2015 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

More than 500 labor leaders and union members kicked off New York City’s huge Labor Day Parade this past Saturday, September 12 at St. Patrick’s Cathedral for the annual Labor Mass celebrated by Msgr....

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Tags: Labor Day Parade, Cardinal Dolan, Mayor de Blasio

De Blasio Forms Hotline Between Clergy and City Hall

Posted on 06/8/2015 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Mayor de Blasio just announced creation of the Mayor’s Clergy Advisory Council to serve as a hotline between religious  leaders and City Hall.

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Tags: Mayor de Blasio, Mayor’s Clergy Advisory Council, Msgr. Sullivan

Struggling Students; Struggling Schools

Posted on 05/26/2015 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

How do we reach children and families at risk effectively and fast? 


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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth

Tags: Alianza Dominicana, Mayor de Blasio

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