Christmas16 Elmira College

Elmira College Student dropping off Christmas gifts for a family in need.

We, at Catholic Charities, would like to wish all of you a peaceful new year and to extend a heartfelt thank you for the generosity and countless acts of kindness that we have witnessed and received throughout 2016. With your help, Catholic Charities of Chemung & Schuyler Counties was able to share the gift of hope this Christmas season with 630 families and their children. Special thanks to Excellus Blue Cross Blue Shield, local parishes and many business and community partners that made Christmas possible for so many.

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Tops Markets representative, Shannon Nicholson, accepts Business Partner Award at Catholic Charities’ Annual Meeting.

In addition, we would like to share the names of those honored at our recent Annual Meeting: Our Business Partners of the Year: Treu Office Supply & Furniture, Tops Friendly Markets in Chemung & Schuyler Counties, Walmart in Schuyler County and Americrown. The Business Partner Award is presented annually to companies who consistently support Catholic Charities’ antipoverty efforts.