Catholic Charities Brooklyn and Queens

Providing Social Services for All Those in Need

Catholic Charities Brooklyn and Queens promotes unity among all persons by seeking to develop caring communities. Our more than 160 programs provide affordable housing, nutritious meals, recreation for seniors, residences for the developmentally disabled, and assistance to neighbors in need. More >>
Hope for the Holidays
See our Holiday 2016 Recap detailing how CCBQ and community members helped spread hope and happiness throughout Brooklyn and Queens. More>>
Catholic Charities Brooklyn and Queens Gives Thanksgiving Turkeys to Those in Need
Just in time for Thanksgiving! On Friday, November 18th, Brooklyn residents gathered at Bishop Mugavero Senior Apartments where representatives of Catholic Charities Brooklyn and Queens. More>>
2016 Bishop's Humanitarian Award Dinner a Success
2016 Bishop’s Humanitarian Award Dinner Honored Raymond Quartararo , Michael T. Rooney, Gandolfo Vincent (Vince) DiBlasi, and Deacon John R. Sucich. More>>
Rediscover Mercy
Support your vulnerable neighbors with dignity and compassion. Make a special gift for someone who needs it. More>>
Profiles of Charity
We invite you to join us on Google+ to read brief profiles of those who have been helped by Catholic Charities Brooklyn and Queens. More>>

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01-09-2017

Providing Hope and Happiness for the Holidays 

This past season Catholic Charities Brooklyn and Queens (CCBQ) helped make the holidays extra special for those in need. With generous donations of toys, clothing, gift cards and other monetary donations as well as appreciated time from staff and volunteers, CCBQ was able to provide nearly 3,000 toys and $80,000 in $25.00 TD Bank gift cards to children and families throughout Brooklyn and Queens.

11-22-2016

Just in time for Thanksgiving! On Friday, November 18th, Brooklyn residents gathered at Bishop Mugavaro Senior Apartments where representatives of Catholic Charities Brooklyn and Queens (CCBQ) were joined by members of the NYPD Emerald Society and the NYPD Holy Name Society to hand out Thanksgiving birds and all the sides. In what has become an annual tradition, those in need can pick up their Turkeys along with collard greens, stuffing, squash, potatoes, onions, apple sauce and more for a traditional Thanksgiving dinner.

08-09-2016

Catholic Charities Brooklyn and Queens hosted its 8th Annual Kids Fun Day in Astoria, Queens, on Friday, August 5th. Held in block-party fashion, attendees enjoyed music and dancing, arts and crafts, a bounce house, and much more! They also received free giveaways and healthy snacks. Approximately 800 backpacks with reading books and other school supplies were distributed.

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