Please visit the following sites for helpful information by clicking
on the links below:
- Catholic Charities of R.V.C.– Catholic
Charities, Diocese of Rockville Centre. Since 1957, Catholic
Charities has been serving friends and neighbors in need and
is one of the leading human service providers on Long Island,
serving those of all faiths, from all backgrounds, and at every
stage of life.
- Network for Good – Network
for Good is the Internet's leading charitable resource, bringing
together donors, volunteers and charities online to accomplish
good. At www.networkforgood.org, users can donate to more than
one million charities and search from among more than 36,000 volunteer
- The Hunger Site -
The Hunger Site was founded to focus the power of the Internet
on a specific humanitarian need; the eradication of world hunger.
Since its launch in June 1999, the site has established itself
as a leader in online activism, helping to feed the world's hungry
and food insecure.
- Second Harvest -
The America's Second Harvest Network provides emergency food assistance
to more than 25 million Americans in need every year.
- Poverty USA
- United States Catholic Bishops -
The USCCB is an assembly of the Catholic Church hierarchy who
work together to unify, coordinate, promote, and carry on Catholic
activities in the United States; to organize and conduct religious,
charitable, and social welfare work at home and abroad; to aid
in education; and to care for immigrants.
- Office for Social Justice – The
mission of the Office for Social Justice is to serve those most
in need by calling for justice.
- Just Peace – Access
to Catholic social justice teachings.
- Network – A
National Catholic Social Justice Lobby. Network, a leader in the
global movement for justice and peace, educates, organizes and
lobbies for economic and social transformation. This website has
links to other advocacy, government, and social justice sites.
- Catholic Relief Services -
Catholic Relief Services was founded in 1943 by the Catholic Bishops
of the United States. Our mission is to assist the poor and disadvantaged,
leveraging the teachings of the Gospel of Jesus Christ to alleviate
human suffering, promote development of all people, and to foster
charity and justice throughout the world.
- Bread for the
seeks justice for hungry people through research and education
on hunger and development. Read our annual Hunger Report, get
an update on the ONE Campaign, or find out the latest facts on
hunger in the United States and around the world.
- Social Development and World Peace
- Poverty – the
U.S. Census Bureau’s Poverty site for current poverty data.
- Long Island Cares - Agency Services -
Long Island Cares provides emergency food where and when it is
needed, sponsors programs that help families achieve self-sufficiency,
and educates the general public about the causes and consequences
of hunger on Long Island.