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New York State Offers Tax Credit for Hiring Addiction Recovery Employees 

05/15/2019  |  News Articles  |  Share

NYS Tax Credit for Hiring Addiction Recovery Employees
Photo Credit: Liam Martens

by John-Mark de Palma

2 Min Read: New York State is launching the nation’s first tax credit to employers who hire people recovering...

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Youth Migrants: If I’m Going to Die Here at Home, I Prefer to Die Getting to Safety in the United States

05/15/2019  |  News Articles  |  Share

Monsignor Sullivan with Manuel Moran, Director of Caritas Santa Ana, El Salvador
Monsignor Sullivan speaks with Manuel Moran, Director of Caritas Santa Ana, El Salvador

by John-Mark de Palma

5 Min Read. “If I’m going to...

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Catholic Charities Celebrates Mental Health Awareness Month

05/08/2019  |  News Articles  |  Share


By Alice Kenny

1 Min Read. Now, during Mental Health Awareness Month, and every day, Catholic Charities NY offers service and support for those struggling with mental health needs.

Our services are not only compassionate but also...

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Inside the Northern Triangle: Catholic Charities Monsignor Sullivan Guest on WPIX

05/08/2019  |  News Articles  |  Share

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Catholic Charities Monsignor Sullivan, Northern Triangle.
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by John-Mark de Palma

3 Min Read. This week, Marvin Scott...

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College Students Can’t Afford to Eat: 45% Have Food Insecurity Study Finds

05/08/2019  |  News Articles  |  Share


Photo Credit: Alexis Brown

by John-Mark de Palma

3 Min Read. College students surviving on Ramen noodles, mac-and-cheese, and cereal may sound like an anecdotal rite of passage, but for 45% of 4-year...

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

05/03/2019  |  News Articles  |  Share


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

Caritas Sri Lanka is on the ground and in the community, helping those impacted. Staff teams have begun the process of...

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Recent Poll Says New Yorkers Support More Homeless Shelters

05/01/2019  |  News Articles  |  Share


Homeless Man, Soho, NY. Photo Credit: Ben Hershey

By John-Mark de Palma  
 
2 Min Read: A recent Win and HarrisX survey of 1,002 New Yorker’s revealed that, despite recent opposition to new homeless...

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Bronx, the Last Bastion of Affordable Housing, Begins Losing Its Battle

05/01/2019  |  News Articles  |  Share


By Alice Kenny 

1 Min Read: Gentrification, richer people buying homes in poorer places, is now, more than ever before, pushing struggling New Yorkers out of some of the city’s most vulnerable neighborhoods, according to two recent reports. ...

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Gang Wars Force Thousands to Flee Northern Triangle for US: Catholic Charities Mission Trip

05/01/2019  |  News Articles  |  Share


Photo Credit: Cristian Benavides via Twitter @cbenavidesTV

by John-Mark de Palma

3 Min Read: Christian Benavides continues his live coverage of Catholic Charities Mission Trip to the Northern Triangle with reports from...

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USDA Launches Online SNAP Purchases for New Yorkers in Pilot Program

04/24/2019  |  News Articles  |  Share

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Photo Credit: Dan Gold

by John-Mark de Palma

A test segment of the 38 million Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program or SNAP participants who receive vouchers to buy food and groceries at...

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Trapped in the Triangle: PIX11 Live with Catholic Charities in Northern Triangle

04/24/2019  |  News Articles  |  Share

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PIX11 News Christian Benavides Reporting From The Northern Triangle
Image via Twitter @cbenavidesTV

by John-Mark de Palma

Reporting...

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Cardinal Dolan's Lenten Journey with Catholic Charities of New York

04/18/2019  |  News Articles  |  Share


by John-Mark de Palma

His Eminence, Timothy Cardinal Dolan, accompanied Catholic Charites Executive Director, Monsignor Kevin Sullivan on a Lenten journey in preparation for the celebration of Easter Sunday. The Cardinal visited...

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Jacqueline, A Single Mother, Battles Addiction with the Help of Catholic Charities

04/17/2019  |  News Articles  |  Share

By Dean Scher, PhD, LCSW

Jacqueline is a 50-year-old single mother of a young teenage boy. She is also a heroin addict who has received treatment services through the peer advocates at Catholic Charities.

As CEO of Catholic Charities of...

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On The Hill to Advance the Mission: Catholic Charities New York Meets Legislators

04/17/2019  |  News Articles  |  Share


Catholic Charities Directors in Washington, D.C. Photo Credit: Catholic Charities USA

by John-Mark de Palma

Last week, members of Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of New York met in Washington, D.C. for the annual...

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$5.6 Million Raised by New York Times in Neediest Cases: 14 Catholic Charities of New York Stories Featured

04/17/2019  |  News Articles  |  Share


The Cruz Family

by John-Mark de Palma

The 107th New York Times Neediest Cases campaign tells the stories of New Yorkers in desperate need. Many of the profiles feature an individual or a family who benefited from the Fund and...

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