General News

STUFF THE BUS ~ SUMMER 2016 PRESS RELEASE

July 6th, 2016

We are excited to share that 8,600 lbs. of food was collected for Catholic Charities Food Pantries during iHeartMedia’s Summer Stuff the Bus Food Drive! Food donations were collected at five Stop & Shop Stores in the Mid-Hudson Region to help restock area pantries during the summer season when demand is high and donations

2016 SPIRIT OF SERVICE A GREAT SUCCESS

June 16th, 2016

Our inaugural Spirit of Service Awards dinner was a great success! Thank you to all who supported us through their attendance, ad purchases, donations, and  silent auction donations. Your commitment to Catholic Charities Community Services of Dutchess County allows us to continue to strive to build a more just and caring Dutchess County by providing comprehensive high

2016 Spirit of Service Honorees

May 5th, 2016

Catholic Charities Community Services of Dutchess County Announces
2016 Spirit of Services Honorees
 Humanitarian Award~ Msgr. John J. Brinn
Presented to the outstanding leader with a commitment to humanitarian causes, a devoted advocate of Catholic Charities and the betterment of mankind in general; who strives to improve the quality of life of individuals across all economic and

Six Volunteers from Catholic Charities Community Services of Dutchess County Receive President’s Volunteer Service Award in Recognition of 100+ Hours of Service

August 5th, 2015

Poughkeepsie – Mary Marshall, Executive Director of Catholic Charities Community Services of Dutchess County (CCCSDC), is pleased to announce that six of the agency’s volunteers were awarded the President’s Volunteer Service Award for 2015. Recipients of the award were: Rae Byrne, Joan Doherty, Dorothy Milliot, John Milliot, Pegeen Wall, and Paula Williams.

The President’s Volunteer Service

Catholic Charities of Dutchess County Celebrates New Citizen

August 5th, 2015

Volunteers and Office for New American Staff Assist with Citizenship Process
Poughkeepsie, NY – Catholic Charities Community Services of Dutchess County and the Office for New Americans are proud to celebrate the accomplishments of Highland resident Mohammed Chlih as he recently became a United States citizen. Chlih, originally from Morocco, utilized the services of Catholic Charities

Catholic Charities of Dutchess County Hosted NY Immigration Coalition For Community Navigator Training Program

August 5th, 2015

Free Training Aimed to Help Volunteers Prepare for President’s Executive Action
Poughkeepsie, NY – Catholic Charities Community Services of Dutchess County, in partnership with the New York State Office for New Americans, recently hosted a regional training program with the New York Immigration Coalition. The free Community Navigator Training program was aimed at readying volunteers to