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Msgr. Sullivan Advocates For Puerto Rico Recovery

Posted on 12/20/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Joins Ecumenical Prayer Vigil in DC

Just back this week from a humanitarian trip distributing food, clothes and support to those hit hardest by Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico, Msgr. Kevin Sullivan traveled again today, this time to Washington DC, for...

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Filed under: Disaster Response & Recovery, Catholic Renewal

Tags: Puerto Rico, Hurricane Maria, Congress, Washington DC

Dominican American Teens Cheer as Their Paisono, Adriano Espaillat, Makes History

Posted on 01/5/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

First Dominican American & Former Undocumented Immigrant Sworn into Congress


Alianza youth in Washington D.C.

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

Tags: Congressman Adriano Espaillat, Alianza Division, undocumented immigrant, Congress

Pope visit inspires over 15,500 letters to Congress

Posted on 10/16/2015 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

By Margaret Tran and Jon Gromek
Regional Organizers
Bread for the World


Bread for the World’s Margaret Tran, center, with basket filled with letters blessed by Pope Francis, flanked by Catholic Charities’ Tom Dobbins...

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Filed under: Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless

Tags: Pope Francis, SNAP, WIC, Congress

Letters to Congress for Hungry Children

Posted on 08/24/2015 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

By Margaret Tran

Written for "Bread for the World" blog online 

On a recent Wednesday morning, roughly 100 clients gathered at Catholic Charities’ Lt. Joseph P. Kennedy Jr. Community Center in Harlem to pick up their...

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Filed under: Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless

Tags: Congress