Strengthening Families & Resolving Crises

Best Christmas Volunteer Opportunities in New York

Elves Needed!

Here are two of our St. Nicholas volunteers from last year's shopping day

At Catholic...

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Beginning to Look a lot Like Christmas

Family Volunteer Day

On November 19th, 2016 families volunteered to support those in need

By Karen Daly

It was...

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New York Times Neediest Cases: Stories Behind the Stories

David Nublett & the Car Crash That Changed His Life

David Nublett

For more than a...

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St. Nicholas Shopping Days at Kmart


Saturday, December 3rd 2016
Time: 8:30AM


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National Family Volunteer Day: What’s In It for You?

Top 8 Perks

Some say asking “what’s in it for us” is kind of missing the point when it comes to volunteering.

But the truth is the 2nd National Family...

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Tips on Tweets and Infrastructure Awareness, Too

Saying Thank You Has Never Been So Easy!

As regular Charity in Action  readers, you know how important infrastructure – meaning buildings, heating, technology – is for the...

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"Soccer for Success" Shows Off for Mayor de Blasio

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...

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Family Volunteer Day

Family Volunteer Day is a day of service that demonstrates and celebrates the power of families who volunteer together, supporting their neighborhoods, communities and the...

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“Steadfast, Diligent, Humble, Compassionate, Down-to-Earth”

From the Catholic Charities USA Annual Gathering

That’s how staff described Catholic Charities Director of Case Management Debra Presti in this video just-aired...

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