Disaster Response & Recovery

Puerto Rican Ingenuity and Spirit Still Rising High & Making History


Comite Noviembre volunteers arriving at Coliseo de Arecibo, Puerto Rico 

By Teresa Santiago, Catholic Charities NY Spanish...

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A Catholic Childhood in Sri Lanka

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The people of Sri Lanka praying The Rosary Following the terror attacks. Image: Getty Images...

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Catholic Charities NY: Disaster Response Partner of the Year!

Chosen by NYDIS & Those Who Know Best

By Alice Kenny

New York Disaster Interfaith Services, a faith-based federation of over 60 organizations partnering to provide disaster readiness,...

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Catholic Charities Responds: Caritas Sri Lanka Supports Victims of Easter Bombings


The people of Sri Lanka praying The Rosary Following the terror attacks. Image: Getty Images

Caritas Sri Lanka...

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Let There Be Solar Power for Puerto Rico’s Low-Income Students


Let's Share The Sun Project Volunteers Install Solar Panels in Puerto Rico

by John-Mark de Palma

Answering the call to continue to...

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Solar Panels & Team Work Bring Light to Puerto Rico

Watch This Inspiring Video

Responding to government delays that have left Puerto Ricans still reeling from the...

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Check Out This New Link to Services New Yorkers Need

Thanks to New Catholic Charities Community Services Website

As 2018 races to a close, it’s time to look back at all we accomplished together and forward at all we...

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Attention: 2017 Hurricane Evacuees from Puerto Rico & the Virgin Islands

We Are Here for You!

Far too many evacuees forced to flee to New York from Hurricanes Maria and Irma that tore through Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands in 2017 are still suffering. 

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“I’m Beeping!”

What You Need to Know about Yesterday’s Presidential Alert

OMG; what was that high-pitched “Presidential Alert” suddenly beeping and vibrating on  everyone’s cell phone yesterday? ...

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Puerto Rico Book Drive

Join Us!

Looking for a way to help children in Puerto Rico?   Join our Catholic Charities NY Book Drive!

September reminds children in Puerto Rico not only of a new school year but of Hurricane...

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