Changing Lives… Building Communities

18 Nov, 2010 | News

Building a New Life After Their Old Home Was Razed

Today, any slight rumble or faint creak at home reminds her of the moment she and her family lost everything, in a life-altering flash that struck as suddenly as lighting.

"I lost my wedding dress, which I had hoped my daughter would use one day," Ms. Diaz said. "The home videos we made of the kids from when they were babies, our albums: gone." Click here to read how Catholic Charities Brooklyn and Queens and The New York TimesNeediest Cases fund made a difference in the lives of the Diaz family.