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Free NEW Designer Clothes for Needy New Yorkers

Posted on 04/27/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Catholic Charities Teams with Dignity U Wear

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Filed under: Strengthening Families & Resolving Crises

Tags: Free Clothes for the Needy, Dignity U Wear

Food Pantry Greenhouse for the Poor? You Betcha

Posted on 04/26/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

First of Its Kind in NY

First of its kind in the New York region, a greenhouse designed to provide year-round fresh produce for a food pantry serving those in need had its official ribbons cut at Catholic Charities...

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Filed under: Affiliated Agency Events

Tags: food pantry greenhouse, Earth Day 2017, Catholic Charities Community Services in Rockland

Commemorate Catholic Charities' Centennial

Posted on 04/25/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

2017 Annual Fund Drive Honors 100-Year Legacy

Now, more than ever, your commitment matters.
Join us as we commemorate our 100-year legacy of providing help and creating hope.

Right now, our fellow New Yorkers need us....

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Filed under: Catholic Charities Centennial

Tags: 2017 Annual Fund Drive

Happy Birthday, Catholic Charities!

Posted on 04/24/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Special Centennial Wishes Today, April 24, 2017, from Cardinal Dolan

Watch this special video as Cardinal Dolan wishes happy birthday to Catholic Charities and congratulates you, our cherished partners,...

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Filed under: Catholic Charities Centennial

Tags: Cardinal Dolan

Teens Beat Back Anti-Muslim Racism Through Basketball

Posted on 04/21/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

"On the Courts We’re All Equals”

By Teresa Santiago

Catholic Charities Alianza

Tired of the constant anti–Islam, anti-Muslim, anti-immigrant rhetoric, Robert Flores, Alianza Youth Services Division Director decided to transform this...

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth

Tags: Alianza Youth Services, Lt. Joseph P. Kennedy Center, CCCS Alianza

Actors Jeffrey Morgan & Hilarie Burton Lend Astor Services Star Power & Sweat

Posted on 04/19/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Renovate Treatment Center for Disabled Children


HilarieBurton and Jeffrey Morgan

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Filed under: Affiliated Agency Events

Tags: Astor Services for Children & Families

It's Our Birthday!

Posted on 04/18/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Special Thank you from Msgr. Sullivan - Plus Volunteer Options Tailored Just for You!

Check out this special thank you - and birthday message! - from our Executive Director Msgr. Kevin Sullivan as we celebrate our century...

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Filed under: Catholic Charities Centennial

Tags: Volunteering

Immigration Questions? Call Our Free Immigration Hotline for Expert Advice

Posted on 04/17/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

We’re Teaming with Univision, El Diario & More to Help You

Starting NOW, April 17, 18, and 19, call our Immigration Hotline, 800-566-7636, from 4 pm – 7 pm for FREE professional advice on how to get in front of the...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Tags: UNIVISION, WADO, El Diario, New York State Immigration Hotline

Best Way to Celebrate Good Friday

Posted on 04/14/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share


Jada Young

For Jada, hope ended when a tumor encased her mom’s brain, then a stroke disabled her dad.

It began again when Catholic Charities connected this lonely girl to a Big Sister mentor who reintroduced Jada to happiness....

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Tags: New York Times Neediest Cases, Good Friday, Holy Week

Cardinal Dolan Celebrates Holy Thursday at Bronx Food Hub with Goya Foods

Posted on 04/13/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Find Out Why


Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr.; Timothy Cardinal Dolan; Robert Unanue, President and CEO of Goya Foods; Monsignor Kevin Sullivan, Executive Director of Catholic Charities of New York

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Filed under: Catholic Charities Centennial, Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless, Feeding Our Neighbors

Tags: Goya Foods, Cardinal Dolan, Monsignor Kevin SullivanHoly Thursday, Bronx Food Hub, Bronx food distribution center

ShopRite Shoppers Donate 390,850 Meals to Hungry New Yorkers

Posted on 04/12/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Small Donations Add Up to Make a Big Difference

A dollar here, two dollars there, what kind of difference can that make feeding so many hungry New Yorkers, ShopRite shoppers may have wondered...

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Filed under: Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless

Tags: feeding our neighbors, ShopRite

Worried What Your Children Will Do This Summer?

Posted on 04/11/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

It’s already April and we parents are starting to worry what are children will do when school ends and we’re at work.  Thankfully, there are free and low-cost Catholic Youth Organization (CYO) sports and youth programs to fill the gap.

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth

Tags: CYO

After Dad Dies, 12-Year-Old Fills in Father’s Role for His Three Younger Brothers

Posted on 04/10/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

This is the story of a little boy forced to fill shoes way too big for him

It’s hard to pinpoint when the childhood ended for Jossue, now 12 years old.  Maybe it was when he was 10 years old and his dad died.  Or maybe before that; when he...

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Tags: Hunts Point, Neediest Cases

Call Our Catholic Charities Help Line

Posted on 04/7/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Looking for help and don’t know where to turn?  Call our Catholic Charities Help Line. 

Here callers can connect to our live, trained, knowledgeable – and multilingual – staff.  

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