After/Out-of-School-Time Activities

Hope of the World: Catholic Youth Organization

by Catherine Kirch

The Catholic Youth Organization of New York (CYO) is a division of Catholic Charities Community Services that organizes...

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Youth in Foster Care: The Importance of Mentorship

By Catherine Kirch

For the first time in seven years, the number of children in the United States foster care system has decreased. According to new...

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Kids Need Backpacks for Back-To-School: You Can Help

backpack drive back to school ccny

By Jim Sliney Jr.

Catholic Charities of New York and its biggest division, the Catholic Charities Community Services have, for years, been supporting back-to-...

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Visits Catholic Charities Bronx Food Hub

CCNY Monsignor Sullivan with Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

By Jim Sliney Jr

On Wednesday, August 28th, Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez visited a Catholic...

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The Challenge for the Homeless Student and How Catholic Charities Helps

student graduating high school
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by Jim Sliney Jr.

3 Min Read. Back in March of...

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New York City Offers Free Summer Meals to Kids

Caring for children and their health one meal at a time

Free Summer Meals Official Artwork NYC
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The New York Foundling: 150 Years of Service

Cardinal Dolan with Sisters of Charity at St. Patrick's Cathedral
Cardinal Dolan with Sisters of Charity at St. Patrick's Cathedral
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Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Introduces Harlem High School Students to Top Black Colleges

Successful Role Models Mentor Teens

Escorted by Omega Psi Phi fraternity members along with sorority members of other African American Greek-...

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Mentoring Makes a Positive Impact that Leaves a Legacy in the Lives of Others

Retired and want to leave an enduring legacy that shapes the lives of others? Be a mentor. But what does it take? Marc Freedman, in the New York Times article, “...

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‘We Are a Casita Family.’ In the Bronx, an Education Center Provides a 2nd Home

Read the Powerful Story about This Catholic Charities Affiliate Here and in the New York Times

Noah, 6, knelt on a chair, hunching over a sheet of pale blue construction paper. Brown...

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