Catholic Charities serves all persons in need regardless of their race, ethnicity, life style, or religious affiliation.

Catholic Charities provides food, housing, health services, emergency assistance, youth programs, maternity care, senior programs, employment advice, and disabilities services to those in need in 14 counties of upstate New York.

In 2012, Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Albany provided services to 88,176 people.



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Night at the Museum Fundraiser 2014

Catholic Charities Night at the Museum - Thursday, June 19th, 2014 at 5:00 pm.

Catholic Charities will be holding our signature event at the NYS State Museum, and we hope to see you there!

The event will honor Mary Beth O'Brien with the Bishop Howard Hubbard Humanitarian Award and Very Rev. Michael A. Farano with the Sr. Maureen Joyce Charities Award.

Click here for more information.

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On Your Mark…

The Hudson/Mohawk Marathon and Half-Marathon Registration opens on March 1st. Catholic Charities is a charity of choice for the race, so be sure to register and you can run for a great cause!

Visit our Catholic Charities race page, or visit the Hudson/Mohawk Marathon website.

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Catholic Charities Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Program

Click here to read more about our VITA program and how to book an appointment.

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Congratulations to Amneris Velazquez

Congratulations to Amneris Velazquez for being named to the Hispanic Coalition for New York's statewide Latino 40 Under 40 Rising Stars! Amneris is the Senior Community Resource Advisor for the Catholic Charities Center for Community Collaboration, and we couldn't be prouder of her achievements. Click here to read more.

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National Grid Foundation helps Catholic Charities help others with emergency energy assistance needs

Click here to read more about this generous grant awarded to Catholic Charities, and for more information on our Emergency Energy Assistance Fund.

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Catholic Charities 2012 Annual Report

Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Albany responds to the needs of the many individuals and families that reach out for help.

Click here to read the 2012 Annual report
(Opens in a PDF, and may take a minute to download)

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