Catholic Charities: Charity in Action
The June 2020 Charity in Action newsletter includes updates on Good Counsel, Catholic Charities Community Services of Dutchess County, Hoop Haven, a basketball program operated by Catholic Charities Community Services’ Alianza, Xavier Mission, Saint Dominic’s Family Services, and Catholic Guardian Services.
Schools: Superintendent of Catholic Schools Congratulates 2020 Graduating 8th Grade Class
Schools: Teacher Appreciation Week
#1000ThankYous: The Office of Communications & Public Relations launched a social media campaign to spread gratitude throughout the Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook. Students and parents were encouraged to post messages, photos, and videos dedicated to their teachers, using the hashtag #1000ThankYous.
The Regional Superintendents recorded a video message to the teachers, which the office edited and sent out to various constituencies.
Posts from the #1000ThankYous campaign were collected and a video was created to share the students’ gratitude with their teachers.
Schools: Catholic Schools Reopening Advisory Council
In keeping with our culture of being proactive, thorough and pragmatic, I am gratified to inform you that we have created the Catholic Schools Reopening Advisory Council. This Council has begun the initial planning stage of reopening our school buildings.
Schools: The Maria Regina High School Choir
The Maria Regina High School Choir received national attention for its rendition of ‘Somewhere Over the Rainbow.” The office of communications worked closely with the school to get their video Fox 5, News 12, and Inside Edition.
Schools: May is Mary’s Month
A video showcase of our students’ adoration to Our Lady during the month of May.
ICS: June Update
ICS has been working very hard with our vendors and distributors to put together a supply of items that make up a complete “RE”-OPENING KIT… a number of these products are the kings of things that will likely become a routine component of your cleaning supplies inventory. Download the update to learn more about the kits, essential signage, COVID-19 precautions to take when receiving weekly collections, and other steps the Archdiocese is taking to keep its community healthy.
Marketing: COVID-19 Vaccine
Qualified volunteers are invited to participate in a COVID-19 vaccine study with NYU Langone Health in NYC. For more information, call 646-501-9854 or email COVID_vaccine_study@nyulangone.org.