Learn More about Catholic Charities

For more than 115 years, Catholic Charities Brooklyn and Queens has been providing quality social services to the neighborhoods of Brooklyn and Queens, and currently offers 160-plus programs and services for children, youth, adults, seniors, those with developmental disabilities, and those struggling with mental illness. We are pleased to share information about our organization, our mission and these vital social services through press releases for print and electronic media distribution.

For press inquiries, please contact:

The Office of Development and Communications 
191 Joralemon Street, 12th Floor
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Ph: 718-722-6202
Fx: 718-722-6220  


In the News  

New York Daily News 12-31-2016
News 12 Brooklyn (VIDEO) 12-21-16
Currents NET TV (VIDEO)  12-20-16  
Currents NET TV (VIDEO)  11-18-2016    
News 12 Brooklyn (VIDEO) 11-8-2016
Currents NET TV (VIDEO)  8-05-16 
The Tablet 7-27-2016
Currents NET TV (VIDEO) 7-08-16
 Queens Ledger 5-17-16
The Tablet 5-12-2016
Currents TV (VIDEO) 4-18-2016
The New York Times 3-20-16
Queens Ledger 3-15-2016  
Boston Globe 3-14-16
The New York Daily News  1-16-16  
Currents NET TV (VIDEO) 1-15-16
DNA Info 1-12-2016
The Tablet  12-9-2015
Queens Ledger 12-8-2015
Currents NET TV (VIDEO) 12-4-2015
Currents NET TV (VIDEO) 11-27-15
Currents NET TV (VIDEO) 11-24-15
Catholic Charities Helps With Thanksgiving
Currents NET TV (VIDEO)  11-12-15
DNA Info 11-11-2015
Currents NET TV (VIDEO)  11-10-2015 
News 12 Brooklyn 11-10-2015 
The Tablet 10-23-2015
Currents NET TV (VIDEO)  10-14-2015 
Utica Observer Dispatch 9-24-2015
Currents NET TV (VIDEO) 9-20-2015
Queens Examiner 9-15-2015
Currents NET TV (VIDEO) 8-20-2015
The Tablet 8-12-2015 
Queens Ledger 8-11-2015 
Currents NET TV (VIDEO) 8-7-2015
Times Ledger 8-4-2015
Currents NET TV (VIDEO) 7-30-15 15155151157707711-25-15 777
The Tablet 6-24-2015 
The Tablet 5-27-2015
Currents NET TV (VIDEO)  4-23-15  
Currents NET TV (VIDEO)  2-20-15  
The Tablet  2-5-15  

Brooklyn 12 News 12-22-14
Catholic Charities Gives Away Toys for the Holidays 

Brooklyn 12 News 12-22-14
Catholic Charities Gives Away Toys for the Holidays

Forum News Group 12-18-14
Catholic Charities Seniors Deliver Knits to Veterans 

NY1 News 12-14-14
Seniors Crochet for Veterans in Need

Currents TV 12-3-14
Catholic Charities Volunteers Share Warmth

NY1 News 11-27-14
Catholic Charities Ozone Park Senior Center Hosts Thanksgiving for Older Adults

The Tablet 11-26-14
Charities and Vincentians Distribute Turkey Meals

The Forum News Group 11-22-14
Monsignor LoPinto Named CEO Of Catholic Charities

Brooklyn Daily Eagle 11-20-14
Monsignor LoPinto Named as CEO of Catholic Charities-Brooklyn

Queens Press 11-14-14
Former St. Helen’s Pastor To Lead Catholic Charities

Currents TV (VIDEO) 11-6-14
Catholic Charities Gives Interns Keys to Success

The Tablet 11-1-14
Guest Columnist April Boone: Feeling Adrift:Reflections on Grief

The Tablet 11-1-14
Bereavement Conference

Currents TV (VIDEO) 10-29-14
Currents correspondent Michelle Powers visits Rockaway, Queens on Sandy's Anniversary 

New York Nonprofit Press 10-29-14
CCBQ is Charity of Choice for T.J. Maxx Store Opening 

PIX 11 Morning News (VIDEO) 10-27-14
Rebuilding Futures After Hurricane Sandy 

The Tablet 10-24-14
Siebel Retires as CEO of Catholic Charities 

WABC Eyewitness News at 5 p.m. (VIDEO) 10-21-14
Sandy Restoration, Homecoming for a CCBQ Client  

New York Nonprofit Press 10-17-14
Siebel to Retire as CCBQ CEO in November

WNYC Radio (93.9 FM) (AUDIO) 10-14-14
New York City Could Get as Hot as Alabama in 2050 (tune in to the 2:40 mark)

New York Nonprofit Press 10-8-14
CCBQ Raises $130K at Bishop Sullivan Golf Classic

Brooklyn Daily Eagle 10-8-14
Catholic Charities raises $130,000 at annual golf classic

The Tablet  9-25-14
Seniors in Queens Take to the road, Thanks to Councilman

The Queens Forum (The South & West Forum) 9-25-14
Ulrich, Howard Beach Seniors Laud Bus Program

Queens Chronicle  9-25-14
City helps fund van service for seniors

Currents TV (VIDEO)  9-24-14
Queens Seniors Again On The Go

The Queens Courier  9-23-14
New shuttle bus coming to Catholic Charities Centers in southern Queens

The Queens Forum (The South & West Forum) 9-4-14
South Queens Seniors Cash In On State Funding

Currents TV (VIDEO) 8-29-14
Catholic Charities Educating New Yorkers

The Brooklyn Spectator/Home Reporter  8-15-14
State Senator Wants To Make New School Year A Success For Local Students

City Limits  8-8-14
Can Churches Fund Affordable Housing?

The Tablet  8-7-14
Fun Day for Astoria Kids

Sheepshead Bites  8-6-14
Help Students In Need! Golden Teams Up With Catholic Charities For School Supply Drive

Currents TV (VIDEO) 8-4-14
Catholic Charities Fun Day a Hit with Kids and Parents

New York Nonprofit Press  7-7-14
CCBQ Distributes $150K Grant to Food Pantries

The Tablet  7-2-14
Summer Grant Helps Parish Food Pantries

Currents TV (VIDEO)  7-2-14
Catholic Charities Keeps People Cool in the Summer

DNA Info 6-23-2014 

New York Nonprofit Press  6-20-14
CCBQ's Bishop's Humanitarian Dinner Raises $800K

Currents TV (VIDEO)  6-19-14
Once A Refugee, Now Helping Others

theNetwork Newsfeed (Supportive Housing Network of NY) 6-19-14
John Tynan to Retire After Four Decades at Catholic Charities Brooklyn and Queens

Canarsie Courier  6-19-14
You Made Canarsie Day A Success

The Queens Forum (The South & West Forum) 6-12-14
Celebrating the Backbone of the Howard Beach Senior Center - The Volunteers

Currents TV (VIDEO) 6-5-14
Bishop's Humanitarian Award Dinner Highlights Bishop Joseph M. Sullivan Service Award Honoree

ABC Eyewitness News (VIDEO) 6-4-14
Bishop's Humanitarian Award Dinner Preview with Ken Rosato

Maternity & Early Childhood Foundation Newsletter 5-7-14
Spotlight on New York City: Catholic Charities Brooklyn and Queens

New York Nonprofit Press 4-29-14
St. John's BBall Team Gives CCBQ Center a Makeover

The Tablet  3-29-14
Flushing Center Offers Bridge to Life

Queens Chronicle  3-27-14
Howard Beach seniors get 'All Shook Up'

Currents TV (VIDEO)  3-25-14
Catholics, Legislatures, get education during Capitol visit

The New York Academy of Medicine  3-14-14
Fellow Spotlight: Donna M. Corrado Appointed Commissioner of NYC Department for the Aging

Queens Chronicle  2-20-14
Aging Department Chief Named

New York Nonprofit Press  2-19-14
Corrado Named DFTA Commissioner

New York Times  2-19-14
Citing 'Inequality Crisis,' Mayor Names Top Legal Adviser and Fills 2 Other Jobs

Wall Street Journal  2-19-14
NYC mayor continues to fill out senior staff

New York Newsday  2-19-14
De Blasio fills three top jobs with women

Brooklyn Daily Eagle - Faith In Brooklyn  2-19-14
Mayor de Blasio Appoints Catholic Charities Director As New Department for the Aging Commissioner

Brooklyn Daily Eagle  2-19-14
De Blasio appoints 3, including Brooklyn-born head of Environmental Protection

New York Daily News  2-18-14
Daily Politics: Mayor de Blasio Appoints Environment, Aging Commissioners

New York City Center for Economic Opportunity 2-5-14
CEO Announces 2013 Data-Driven Provider Awards

Queens Gazette 2-5-14
Astoria School Symposium Held Astoria Lutheran

Brooklyn Daily Eagle 1-31-14
Catholic Charities Dedicates Dr. Lutas Center

Courier Life's Brooklyn Daily 1-23-14
A blessing for Catholic Charities of Brooklyn Queens 

Currents TV (VIDEO) 1-22-14
Dr. Lutas Center Dedication

The Tablet 1-22-14
Homeless Center Named For Woman of Faith 

News 12 Brooklyn (VIDEO) 1-16-14
CCBQ Dr. Lutas Center Dedication 


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