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Catholic Charities Children's Services to Host Free Information Session on Foster Parent Process April 14
Thu, Mar 19th 2015 02:00 pm
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 April 14 from 10-11:30 a.m. or 6-7 p.m. at 525 Washington St., Buffalo.
Catholic Charities Collaborates with Local Businesses for Appeal Events and Fundraisers
Wed, Mar 18th 2015 11:45 am
Catholic Charities' collaborations with local businesses in support of its annual Appeal continue to grow in an effort to expand its donor base, reach a younger demographic and raise awareness about the organization's mission and services.
Club 57 Holds Month Long Event to Benefit Catholic Charities' 2015 Appeal
Wed, Mar 18th 2015 11:15 am
Club 57, an Italian-American restaurant at 7465 Seneca Road North, Hornell, is holding a month-long event to benefit Catholic Charities' 2015 Appeal. Patrons who dine at the restaurant between 5-8 p.m. on any Monday in March will have 15 percent of their bill donated to the organization when they present the coupon.
Catholic Charities Volunteers from Genesee, Orleans and Wyoming Counties Gather in Batavia for 2015 Appeal Workshop
Tue, Feb 17th 2015 11:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y., Feb. 14, 2015 - About 30 parish and community volunteers, local clergy and lay leaders, and staff of Catholic Charities of Buffalo, gathered Saturday for a Tri-County volunteer training workshop and luncheon to help kick off the 2015 Appeal for Catholic Charities in Genesee, Orleans and Wyoming counties.
James and Mary Beth Basil, John and Suzanne Berger Appointed Catholic Charities' 2015 Appeal Corporate Co-Chairs
Thu, Feb 5th 2015 11:00 am
Catholic Charities of Buffalo has announced the appointment of James and Mary Beth Basil and John and Suzanne Berger to the 2015 Appeal Leadership team, serving as corporate co-chairs for the annual Appeal. The appointments were announced by the Most Reverend Richard J. Malone, bishop of Buffalo, and Sister Mary McCarrick, OSF, diocesan director of Catholic Charities of Buffalo.
Kellie Ulrich and Richard Cronin Appointed to Catholic Charities' 2015 Appeal Leadership Team
Thu, Feb 5th 2015 11:00 am
Catholic Charities of Buffalo has announced the appointment of Kellie Ulrich as community division chair and Richard Cronin as parish chair for the 2015 Appeal. The appointments were announced by the Most Reverend Richard J. Malone, bishop of Buffalo, and Sister Mary McCarrick, OSF, diocesan director of Catholic Charities.
Jake and Katie Schneider Named Chairs of Catholic Charities' 2015 Appeal
Thu, Feb 5th 2015 11:00 am
The Most Reverend Richard J. Malone, bishop of Buffalo, and Sister Mary McCarrick, OSF, diocesan director of Catholic Charities of Buffalo, have announced Jake and Katie Schneider will serve as chairs of the 2015 Catholic Charities Appeal. Nicholas and Nicole Tzetzo have been named vice chairs for the 91st annual campaign that will support Catholic Charities of Buffalo.
Catholic Charities Receives Two Grants Totaling $200,000 for Creation of Hospitality and Tourism Training Program
Tue, Feb 3rd 2015 12:00 pm
Catholic Charities of Buffalo's Immigration and Refugee Assistance Program recently received two grants totaling $200,000 to develop a Hospitality and Tourism Training Institute (HTTI), in partnership with Niagara University's (NU) College of Hospitality and Tourism Management Program.
Catholic Charities Volunteers from Erie County Gather in Buffalo for 2015 Appeal Workshop
Sat, Jan 31st 2015 02:00 pm
About 80 parish and community volunteers, local clergy and lay leaders, and staff of Catholic Charities of Buffalo gathered today for a volunteer training workshop to help kick off the 2015 Appeal for Catholic Charities in Erie County.
Catholic Charities Volunteers from Eastern Niagara County Gather in Lockport for 2015 Appeal Workshop
Thu, Jan 29th 2015 12:00 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y., Jan. 28, 2015 - A volunteer training workshop and reception was attended by about 40 parish and community volunteers, local clergy and lay leaders, and staff of Catholic Charities of Buffalo, today to help kick off the 2015 Appeal for Catholic Charities in eastern Niagara County.
Catholic Charities Recognized as a Better Business Bureau Accredited Charity
Wed, Jan 28th 2015 04:00 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y., Jan. 28, 2015 - Catholic Charities of Buffalo has met Better Business Bureau's (BBB) 20 Standards for Charity Accountability and is a BBB Accredited Charity
Catholic Charities Volunteers from Western Niagara County Gather at Antonio's Restaurant for 2015 Appeal Workshop
Mon, Jan 26th 2015 10:00 am
About 40 parish and community volunteers, local clergy and lay leaders, and staff of Catholic Charities of Buffalo, gathered today for a volunteer training workshop and luncheon to help kick off the 2015 Appeal for Catholic Charities in Western Niagara County.
Catholic Charities Volunteers from Allegany and Cattaraugus Counties Gather at St. Bonaventure Clubhouse for 2015 Appeal Workshop
Tue, Jan 20th 2015 11:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y., Jan. 17, 2015 - About 50 parish and community volunteers, local clergy and lay leaders, and staff of Catholic Charities of Buffalo, gathered today for a volunteer training workshop and luncheon to help kick off the 2015 Appeal for Catholic Charities in Allegany and Cattaraugus counties.
Catholic Charities Volunteers from Erie County Gather for First 2015 Appeal Workshop
Thu, Jan 15th 2015 02:00 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y., Jan. 14, 2015 - About 50 parish and community volunteers, local clergy and lay leaders, and staff of Catholic Charities of Buffalo, gathered this evening for a volunteer training workshop to help kick off the 2015 Appeal for Catholic Charities in Erie County.
Catholic Charities Launches 2015 Appeal; Sets $10.9 Million Goal
Wed, Jan 7th 2015 12:00 pm
The Most Reverend Richard J. Malone, bishop of Buffalo, today announced a $10.9 million goal for the 2015 Appeal in support of Catholic Charities of Buffalo. Bishop Malone made the announcement at a kick-off event held at Catholic Charities' A Gathering Place, a daily social program for adults 60 years of age and older, 128 Wilson St., Buffalo. The theme for the 2015 Appeal is "Find Good Within" and the patron saint of the 91st annual Appeal is St. Francis of Assisi.
New Food Pantry to Open Jan. 9 in Getzville, a Collaboration of Catholic Charities and Temple Beth Zion
Wed, Dec 31st 2014 12:00 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y., Dec. 31, 2014 - A new food pantry to serve Getzville and Williamsville residents will open Jan. 9 as a collaborative effort of Catholic Charities and Temple Beth Zion. Town Square Food Pantry is located at the Town Square for Aging on the Weinberg Campus, 2710 North Forest Road, Getzville. The site will serve eligible residents of zip codes 14068 and 14221.
Catholic Charities Children's Services to Host Free Information Session on Foster Parent Process Dec. 9
Mon, Dec 1st 2014 09:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y., Dec. 1, 2014 - 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 Dec. 9 from 10-11:30 a.m. or 6-7:30 p.m. at 525 Washington St., Buffalo.
Pianist's Concert Nov. 12 to Benefit Catholic Charities via Canned Goods Donations, CD Sales
Mon, Nov 10th 2014 09:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y., Nov. 10, 2014 - Grammy Award-winning pianist George Winston will perform (Wednesday) Nov. 12 at 8 p.m. at Babeville's Asbury Hall in Buffalo, and will donate all of the profits from his CD sales that evening to Catholic Charities, as well as encourage attendees to bring canned or non-perishable food items for Catholic Charities' five food pantries.
Catholic Charities of Buffalo Elects Four Trustees
Fri, Oct 31st 2014 09:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y., Oct. 31, 2014 - Four new members have been elected to the Catholic Charities of Buffalo Board of Trustees. They are Father Gregory Dobson, Christina Orsi, Deacon Miguel Santos and Stephen Ulrich.
Catholic Charities Children's Services to Host Free Information Session on Foster Parent Process Nov. 18
Wed, Oct 29th 2014 09:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y., October 29, 2014 - 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 Nov. 18 from 10-11:30 a.m. or 6-7:30 p.m. at 525 Washington St., Buffalo.
Three Free Health-Related Programs Target Caregivers, Wellness and Chronic Disease Management
Mon, Sep 29th 2014 09:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y., September 29, 2014 - Three, free six-week health-related programs focusing on caregiving, wellness and chronic disease management will be offered by Catholic Charities Older Adult Services starting in October at its 128 Wilson St., Buffalo site.
Catholic Charities Receives $40,000 Walmart Foundation Grant
Mon, Sep 22nd 2014 09:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y., Sept. 22, 2014 - Catholic Charities of Buffalo has received a $40,000 grant from the Walmart Foundation State Giving Program to provide supplemental food, hygiene and cleaning products to its five food pantries across Western New York and its Ladies of Charity Fresh Start program, which provides basic household goods for displaced individuals.
Catholic Charities to Host Health and Wellness Fair on Sept. 25
Wed, Sep 10th 2014 09:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y., Sept. 10, 2014 - Individuals, families and those looking to learn more about health-related services and benefits information are invited to attend a Health and Wellness Fair hosted by Catholic Charities on Sept. 25 from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at 128 Wilson St., Buffalo. Parking is available in a lot off Fillmore Avenue.
Catholic Charities WIC Program Offering Free Nutrition Workshops throughout September
Thu, Sep 4th 2014 09:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y., September 4, 2014 - Catholic Charities Women, Infants and Children (WIC) program hopes to help take the guesswork out of nutrition for toddlers and young children by hosting four free one-hour workshops throughout September focusing on portion size, healthy snack options, child-friendly recipes, how to handle 'picky eaters' and the importance of physical activity. The first workshop is Monday, Sept. 8 from 10-11 a.m. at the Community Health Center of Niagara Falls, 501 10th St., Niagara Falls.
Catholic Charities Children's Services to Host Free Information Session on Foster Parent Process Sept. 9
Thu, Sep 4th 2014 09:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y., September 4, 2014 - 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. 9 from 10-11:30 a.m. or 6-7 p.m. at 525 Washington St., Buffalo.
Tomorrow's Youth Today Program Receives $610,000 Grant from Buffalo and Erie County Workforce Investment Board
Tue, Aug 26th 2014 09:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y., Aug. 25, 2014 - Catholic Charities Education and Workforce Development Department has received a one-year $610,000 grant from the Buffalo and Erie County Workforce Investment Board, Inc. (WIB) to support its Tomorrow's Youth Today (TYT) Program, which helps Erie County residents obtain their High School Equivalency certificate and gain employment skills free of cost.
Youth Services Fair on Aug. 19 is Chance for Service Providers and Youths to Learn about Opportunities
Tue, Aug 5th 2014 09:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y., Aug. 5, 2014 - Youth service providers, as well as adolescents and family members seeking youth-specific assistance are invited to attend a free Youth Services Information Fair on Aug. 19 from 1-3:30 p.m. at St. Stanislaus Community Center, 389 Peckham St., Buffalo.
Catholic Charities WIC Program to Host Breastfeeding Walk, Healthy Baby Festival Aug. 8 in Erie County
Tue, Jul 22nd 2014 09:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y., July 22, 2014 - Anyone in support of a healthy start for babies or who would like to learn more about breastfeeding - are urged to participate in Catholic Charities free Breastfeeding Walk and Healthy Baby Festival on Aug. 8 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Delaware Park at the entrance of Colvin Avenue and Amherst Street.
Catholic Charities WIC Program to Host Breastfeeding Walk, Healthy Baby Festival July 31 in Niagara County
Mon, Jul 14th 2014 09:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y., July 14, 2014 - Anyone in support of a healthy start for babies or who would like to learn more about breastfeeding are welcome to participate in Catholic Charities free Breastfeeding Walk and Healthy Baby Festival on July 31 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Hyde Park splash pad, on the corner of Pine and Hyde Park avenues, in Niagara Falls.
Catholic Charities Awarded $100,000 Grant from Ralph C. Wilson Foundation
Tue, Jul 8th 2014 09:00 am
BUFFALO, NY, July 8, 2014 - Catholic Charities of Buffalo has received a $100,000 grant from the Ralph C. Wilson Foundation to support case management service coordination for military members and their families throughout the eight counties of Western New York. The grant reflects a commitment of $100,000 over the next three years.
Catholic Charities Exceeds 2014 Appeal Goal
Mon, Jun 30th 2014 09:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y., June 30, 2014 - Catholic Charities of Buffalo officials announced today the 2014 Appeal exceeded its $10.8 million goal, with cash and pledges received to date totaling $11,001,057.29.
Catholic Charities Celebrates Senior Corps Week
Wed, May 14th 2014 09:00 am
BUFFALO, NY, May 14, 2014 - In celebration of Senior Corps Week, May 19-23, Catholic Charities thanks and recognizes its 87 volunteers in its Foster Grandparent Program. Senior Corps Week, developed by the Corporation for National and Community Service, spotlights the impact of Senior Corps volunteers on their communities.
VOICE-Buffalo Honors Catholic Charities CEO with Community Commitment Award
Mon, Apr 28th 2014 09:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y., April 28, 2014 - Catholic Charities of Buffalo's Chief Executive Officer Dennis C. Walczyk received the Community Commitment Award from VOICE-Buffalo at its annual Celebration Banquet held April 24 at the Pearl Street Grill and attended by about 300 VOICE-Buffalo members and friends.
Catholic Charities to Host Two-Day Domestic Violence Training Focusing on New York Model for Batterers Program
Thu, Apr 24th 2014 09:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y., April 22, 2014 - The National Training Institute on the New York Model for Batterer Programs will host "Domestic Violence Offender Accountability ~ What, Why and How to Get it Done" May 5 and 6 at Orchard Park Presbyterian Church, 4369 South Buffalo St., Orchard Park, from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
St. Joseph Table Raises $5,600 for Catholic Charities of Buffalo
Fri, Mar 28th 2014 09:00 am
BUFFALO, NY, March 28, 2014 - About 700 people attended the St Joseph Table, sponsored by the Frank Sclafani family of Frank's Sunny Italy restaurant in North Buffalo, which raised $5,622 in free will contributions for Catholic Charities of Buffalo. There was no charge for the annual three-generation event.
New York State Awards Catholic Charities $1.6 Million Five-Year Grant to Continue Serving Refugees and Asylees
Fri, Mar 21st 2014 09:00 am
BUFFALO, NY, March 21, 2014 -- Catholic Charities of Buffalo has been awarded a five-year New York State grant totaling $1.6 million to serve refugees and asylees primarily in Erie County, but across Western New York as well.
Catholic Charities of Buffalo Appoints Chief Operating Officer
Mon, Feb 24th 2014 09:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y., Feb. 24, 2014 - Catholic Charities of Buffalo has announced the appointment of Tish Brady as Chief Operating Officer (COO). Dennis C. Walczyk, chief executive officer, and Sister Mary McCarrick, diocesan director made the announcement.
Catholic Charities In-School Social Work Program Hosts Rachel's Challenge at Notre Dame Academy
Fri, Feb 21st 2014 09:00 am
BUFFALO, NY, February 21, 2014 - Catholic Charities' In-School Social Work Program (ISSWP) will host Rachel's Challenge at Notre Dame Academy in Buffalo on March 4. The day of events will be capped with a free evening presentation open to parents and the community.
Catholic Charities Volunteers from Chautauqua County Gather in Fredonia for 2014 Appeal Workshop
Sat, Feb 8th 2014 09:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y., Feb. 8, 2014 - Approximately 35 parish and community volunteers, local clergy and lay leaders, and staff of Catholic Charities of Buffalo, gathered today for a volunteer training workshop and luncheon to help kick off the 2014 Appeal for Catholic Charities in Chautauqua County.
Catholic Charities Volunteers from Erie County Gather for Second Appeal Workshop
Sat, Feb 1st 2014 09:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y., Feb. 1, 2014 - About 75 parish and community volunteers, local clergy and lay leaders, and staff of Catholic Charities of Buffalo gathered Saturday for a continental breakfast and volunteer training workshop to help kick off the 2014 Appeal for Catholic Charities in Erie County.
 

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