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With Fewer Than Two Weeks Remaining, the 2018 Appeal for Catholic Charities is $345,416 Short of its Goal
Mon, Jun 18th 2018 12:15 pm
With fewer than two weeks remaining the 2018 Appeal for Catholic Charities of Buffalo is $345,416 short of its $11 million goal.
As of 4:30 p.m. the Catholic Charities Day of Giving Has Now Reached $309,075
Fri, Jun 8th 2018 05:00 pm
As of 4:30 p.m., the communitywide Catholic Charities Day of Giving being held today throughout the eight counties of Western New York to raise funds for the 2018 Appeal has now reached a total of $309,075. This total will increase the Day of Giving by another $100,000 in matching funds for a total of $409,075.
Catholic Charities, VCS, Inc. Host Two-Day Training on Social Justice, Accountability Model for Batterer Programs
Mon, Apr 23rd 2018 03:00 pm
The Catholic Charities of Buffalo Domestic Violence Program for Men, in collaboration with VCS, Inc. Domestic Violence Program for Men of New York City, will offer the National Training Institute on the New York\Model for Batterer Programs May 7 and 8 from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Family Justice Center of Erie County, 438 Main St.   
Appeal Week 2018 in Parishes throughout Western New York Concludes with $7 Million Raised to Date as the 94th Annual Catholic Charities Appeal Nears its Midpoint
Tue, Mar 27th 2018 12:00 pm
The Most Rev. Richard J. Malone, bishop of Buffalo, was joined by Catholic Charities officials and Appeal leadership today to provide an update on this year's 94th annual campaign following the conclusion of Appeal Week 2018 on Palm Sunday in all parishes throughout the Diocese of Buffalo.
Appeal Week 2018 for Catholic Charities Begins this Weekend and Continues through Palm Sunday, March 25 in all Parishes throughout the Diocese of Buffalo
Thu, Mar 15th 2018 10:00 am
Appeal Week marks the strongest push for parish donations during this year's effort to raise the $11 million goal.
Buffalo Ladies of Charity Sets Inaugural Fundraising Event
Thu, Mar 8th 2018 05:00 pm
Ladies of Charity, a volunteer organization affiliated with Catholic Charities of Buffalo, will hold its inaugural Party Saturday fundraising event Saturday, April 14, at Catholic Charities, 75 Caldwell Place, Lackawanna.
Catholic Charities Ranked as Four-Star Charity by Nonprofit Evaluator Charity Navigator
Fri, Feb 16th 2018 12:00 pm
Charities of Buffalo has attained a four out of four stars rating from Charity Navigator, a nation-wide nonprofit charity evaluator, indicating sound financial oversight and commitment to accountability and transparency.
Volunteers from Erie County Gather in Elma for Dinner, Workshop to Help Launch 2018 Appeal for Catholic Charities
Wed, Feb 7th 2018 08:00 pm
Nearly 80 parish volunteers, clergy, lay leaders, and Catholic Charities' staff attended a volunteer training workshop following dinner today to help kick off the 2018 Appeal for Catholic Charities in Erie County.
Catholic Charities of Buffalo Names Three to Leadership Roles
Tue, Feb 6th 2018 10:00 am
Catholic Charities of Buffalo announces the recent promotions of three employees to leadership roles within the organization. Laura Greene, LCSW-R, has been named Assistant Department Director and Heidi Billittier has been named Supervisor of the Housing and Community Health Worker Program, both in the Family and Community Services (FACS) Department. Nicole Hynes, LMHC, was named Supervisor in the Clinical Services Department at the Monsignor Carr Clinic on Rich Street.
Catholic Charities to Offer Continuing Education on 'Motivational Interviewing'
Mon, Feb 5th 2018 03:00 pm
Catholic Charities of Buffalo's Center for Continuing Education and Professional Development will offer a continuing education (CE) training titled "A Taste of Motivational Interviewing: The Spirit" from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, March 19, at The Center for Hospice and Palliative Care, 225 Como Park Blvd., Cheektowaga.
Catholic Charities Appoints Chief Operating Officer
Fri, Feb 2nd 2018 03:00 pm
Catholic Charities of Buffalo has named Meichle Latham, LCSW-R, Chief Operating Officer (COO). Dennis C. Walczyk, chief executive officer, and Sister Mary McCarrick, diocesan director, made the announcement.
Sr. Mary McCarrick Honored by NYS Catholic Charities Directors
Tue, Jan 30th 2018 12:10 pm
Sister Mary McCarrick, OSF, diocesan director of Catholic Charities of Buffalo, will be honored by the New York State Council of Catholic Charities Directors at a reception on Monday, Feb. 5, at the Renaissance Hotel in downtown Albany.
Volunteers from Western Niagara County Gather in Niagara Falls for Dinner, Workshop to Help Launch 2018 Appeal for Catholic Charities
Tue, Jan 30th 2018 11:00 am
About 50 parish volunteers, clergy, lay leaders, and Catholic Charities' staff attended a volunteer training workshop following dinner today to help kick off the 2018 Appeal for Catholic Charities in western Niagara County.
Volunteers from Eastern Niagara County Gather in Lockport for Workshop, Luncheon to Help Launch 2018 Appeal for Catholic Charities
Mon, Jan 22nd 2018 04:05 pm
About 40 parish volunteers, clergy, lay leaders, and Catholic Charities' staff attended a luncheon following a volunteer training workshop today to help kick off the 2018 Appeal for Catholic Charities in eastern Niagara County.
Catholic Charities to Offer Caregiver Tips for Avoiding Guilt
Thu, Jan 18th 2018 02:25 pm
Catholic Charities of Buffalo will give a free presentation for caregivers titled "Are You a Caregiver?" from 6 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 25, at Heathwood Assisted Living, 815 Hopkins Road, Amherst.
Volunteers from Genesee, Orleans and Wyoming Counties Gather in Batavia for Workshop, Dinner to Help Launch 2018 Appeal for Catholic Charities
Wed, Jan 17th 2018 03:30 pm
About 40 parish volunteers, clergy, lay leaders, and Catholic Charities' staff attended a dinner followed by a volunteer training workshop today to help kick off the 2018 Appeal for Catholic Charities in Genesee, Orleans and Wyoming counties.
WNYRAC Members Offer Reaction to Recent Comments Attributed to President Trump
Fri, Jan 12th 2018 02:00 pm
Organizations involved in the Western New York Refugee and Asylee Consortium, which represents five agencies that resettle and provide services to refugees, immigrants and asylees in the Buffalo area, joined together today to respond to recent comments attributed to President Trump. The comments seen as inappropriate were allegedly made during meetings this week on immigration policies with lawmakers.
2018 Appeal for Catholic Charities is Underway; The Goal for the 94th Annual Appeal is Again set at $11 Million
Wed, Jan 10th 2018 12:40 pm
The 2018 Appeal for Catholic Charities in the Diocese of Buffalo is underway. The Most Reverend Richard J. Malone, Bishop of Buffalo, was joined by Catholic Charities of Buffalo officials and volunteer leaders today at the organization's new Women, Infants and Children (WIC) site on Harlem Road to launch its 94th annual campaign. The goal for the 2018 Appeal is $11 million.
Volunteers from Allegany and Cattaraugus Counties Gather in Allegany for Workshop, Luncheon to Help Launch 2018 Appeal for Catholic Charities
Thu, Jan 4th 2018 01:00 pm
About 50 parish volunteers, clergy, lay leaders, and Catholic Charities' staff attended a luncheon following a volunteer training workshop today to help kick off the 2018 Appeal for Catholic Charities in Allegany and Cattaraugus counties.
Catholic Charities Names Three to Director Positions
Wed, Dec 20th 2017 03:00 pm
Catholic Charities of Buffalo has appointed two department directors to its senior management team, and a district director.
Volunteer Leadership for the 2018 Catholic Charities Appeal is a Family Affair
Thu, Dec 14th 2017 03:50 pm
Bishop Richard J. Malone and Sister Mary McCarrick, OSF, diocesan director of Catholic Charities of Buffalo, have named Chancellor Emeritus Robert M. Bennett general chair for the 2018 Catholic Charities Appeal. Bennett's son, Andrew, and daughter, Maurine Bennett Falkowski, will serve as co-chairs, marking the first time in the appeal's 94-year history a family will serve as the campaign's top volunteer leaders.
Catholic Charities' Project HOPE Moves to Former Location, Joins Other Older Adult Services
Wed, Dec 13th 2017 02:00 pm
Catholic Charities' Project HOPE (Helping Older People Excel), a care coordination program for seniors in Erie County who have been diagnosed with a mental health illness, recently relocated from 20 Rich St., Buffalo, to its former location at 128 Wilson St., Buffalo.
Catholic Charities Names Delmonte Jr., Montani to Board of Trustees
Fri, Nov 3rd 2017 02:35 pm
Catholic Charities of Buffalo has elected two new members to its Board of Trustees. They are Anthony Delmonte Jr. and Larry Montani.
Catholic Charities of Buffalo Announces Start of Construction, Funding Partners for Services Center in Niagara Falls
Mon, Oct 30th 2017 09:00 am
Catholic Charities of Buffalo announced today that construction for a renovation project to create a multiservice center in Niagara Falls will begin next month. Catholic Charities officials said the $2.4 million project is made possible in part through the generosity of three major funders: The James and Mary Glynn, the City of Niagara Falls and the Dormitory Authority of the State of New York.
Catholic Charities' Tomorrow's Youth Today Program Embarks at Doris W. Jones Family Resource Building in Falls
Mon, Oct 2nd 2017 02:00 pm
In less than three months of operation in the Doris W. Jones Family Resource Building in Niagara Falls, Catholic Charities' educational program Tomorrow's Youth Today (TYT) is already transforming lives.
Friends in Christ United Methodist Church in Fillmore Latest to Offer Monthly Caregiver Respite Program
Fri, Sep 8th 2017 12:00 pm
Friends in Christ United Methodist Church (UMC) in Fillmore, New York, is the latest church to partner with the WNY Alzheimer's Caregiver Partnership (WNYACP) to offer a free caregiver respite program. The program will begin Wednesday, Sept. 20, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Catholic Charities Children's Services to Host Free Information Session on Foster Parent Process Sept. 12
Wed, Sep 6th 2017 10:00 am
Catholic Charities of Buffalo invites parents, families and individuals residing in Erie County who are interested in learning more about becoming a foster parent to attend an introductory information session on Sept. 12 from 10 to 11:30 a.m. or 6 to 7 p.m. at 525 Washington St., Buffalo.
Catholic Charities of Buffalo, Niagara Falls Select Jeffrey Pirrone as Project Director for Niagara Falls Poverty Reduction Initiative
Thu, Aug 31st 2017 10:00 am
Catholic Charities of Buffalo and the City of Niagara Falls have appointed Jeffrey Pirrone as project director for the Niagara Falls Empire State Poverty Reduction Initiative program.
Support Hurricane Relief Efforts through Catholic Charities USA
Wed, Aug 30th 2017 03:30 pm
Catholic Charities of Buffalo stands with the people of Texas and Louisiana who are experiencing catastrophic loss and displacement in the wake of Hurricane Harvey. One of the best ways to help our brothers and sisters in the southwest is through donations that can be put to use immediately or for long-term recovery efforts.
Catholic Charities of Buffalo Names Four to Leadership Positions
Thu, Aug 24th 2017 12:30 pm
Catholic Charities of Buffalo has recently appointed a department director to its senior management team, appointed two other new leaders and promoted a long-time supervisor.
'Powerful Tools for Caregivers' Course to be Offered in Buffalo
Tue, Aug 15th 2017 01:00 pm
"Powerful Tools for Caregivers," a free caregiver education course, will start Aug. 30 and run through Oct. 4. The Erie County Office for the Aging and the WNY Alzheimer's Caregiver Partnership (WNYACP) are sponsoring the six-week course.
Catholic Charities' Foster Grandparents Luncheon Recognizes Participants for Outstanding Service
Mon, Aug 14th 2017 11:00 am
At a luncheon sponsored by Catholic Charities, the Foster Grandparent Program recognized three stand-out participants for their service and dedication to: Jacqueline Daniels as the Foster Grandparent of the Year, Lee Ann Kelly as the 2017 Henry Osinski Community Service Award winner, and Bessie Robinson for 25 years of service.
 

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