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There’s always something exciting and important happening with our programs and services at Catholic Charities Brooklyn and Queens.  Read these stories and check back often.  We’re always posting updates.

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.

08-08-2016

Statement from Msgr. Alfred LoPinto, CEO, Catholic Charities Brooklyn and Queens Regarding Our Lady of Loreto Church:

07-25-2016

Catholic Charities Brooklyn and Queens will host its 8th Annual Kids Fun Day in Astoria, Queens, on Friday, August 5th. This event is held in block-party fashion with enjoyable stations for the entire family. Attendees receive free, limited giveaways, including reading books and other school supplies, as well as healthy snacks. Activities included music and dancing, arts and crafts, a bounce house, and much more!

07-08-2016

Due to the high heat index, Catholic Charities Brooklyn and Queens is helping New Yorkers stay cool and beat the heat by having our 17 Senior Centers throughout Brooklyn and Queens serve as Cooling Centers. Most are open until about 4:00 p.m.  All are welcome!

07-01-2016

As Catholic Charities Neighborhood Services, Inc. transfers residences and day programs to Cerebral Palsy Associations of New York State, consumers and services are protected.

06-30-2016

2016 Bishop’s Humanitarian Award Dinner Honored Raymond Quartararo of JP Morgan Chase & Co, Michael T. Rooney of MDG Design + Construction, Gandolfo Vincent (Vince) DiBlasi of Sullivan and Cromwell, LLP, and Deacon John R. Sucich of JSK Construction

 

06-28-2016
Ken Rosato, anchor for the morning edition of WABC-TV’s Eyewitness News, will serve as Master of Ceremonies for the 2016 Bishop's Humanitarian Award Dinner to be held on Wednesday, June 29th. Ken Rosato has been donating his time to support our charitable fundraiser since 2008.

 

02-11-2016

Profiles of Charity: In the Extraordinary Year of Mercy

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