As the Archdiocese looks to consolidate and streamline for long-term viability, 45 percent of the some 4,000 displaced students will reportedly not return to Catholic schools.
Whether it’s a tornado in Oklahoma, a tsunami in Japan, or an earthquake in Haiti, whatever the disaster is, chances are that many of the relief supplies came from a 50,000-square-foot warehouse in Stamford, Connecticut.
The New York Yankees may have lost to the Seattle Mariners on Wednesday, but some kids from Haiti who lost just about everything were big winners as HOPE Week continued.
HEART 9/11, a group of New York City first responders, is continuing its effort to help others in need by leaving for Haiti on Sunday.
AmeriCares president Curt Welling told reporters that the third delivery of medical and hygiene supplies is now on it’s way from Toyko to Sendai.
For fifteen years, Elissa Montanti has, in relative obscurity, run the Global Medical Relief Fund from a makeshift office in her walk-in closet.
New York City officials have confirmed that three New Yorkers contracted cholera while in the Dominican Republic for a wedding.
The companies have 45 days to close down and face fines of more than $25,000.
The magnitude 7.0 earthquake on Jan. 12, 2010, killed more than 230,000.
An orphanage in Haiti has a reason to be thankful this holiday, as it thrives thanks to the work of a Westchester County schoolteacher.
With Hurricane Tomas bearing down on Haiti, Brooklyn Councilman Mathieu Eugene was making plans for a long range effort to help the people in his native country.
At least 303 people have died and 4,722 been hospitalized.
Musician Wyclef Jean has a new title: Presidential candidate.
Police Commissioner Ray Kelly traveled to Haiti Monday to discuss the upcoming assignment of six NYPD officers to the country.