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15 Jan, 2021 | News

Catholic Charities Celebrates Three Kings Day

Happening now is Catholic Charities ​Three Kings Day Celebration at St. Brendan's Church in ​Brooklyn. Families are joining us for arts and crafts, games, giveaways and more. Our guests are staying safe with masks and following COVID-19 precautions. Special thanks to Empire BlueCross BlueShield for sponsoring a photo booth!​

Since the pandemic began, Catholic Charities Brooklyn and Queens has witnessed a 1,000 percent increase in food requests and has provided much-needed food packages and services at 49 Catholic Charities parish-based food pantries. In total, the agency distributed over $3.4 million in food assistance in 2020. In addition, Catholic Charities witnessed a 37 percent increase in clients in 2020, and continued to deliver mental health counseling, housing services, family services and early childhood education. For additional information, visit our website at www.ccbq.org.