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Catholic Business Network of New York City
www.catholicbusinessnetworknyc.org
488 Madison Avenue, Floor 24, New York, NY 10022
The Catholic Business Network of New York City is a robust network of business professionals, including both those at the tops of their careers and those just starting out. We provide speaking engagements, networking events, and a job search program.
Contact: Andrew Romero info@catholicbusinessnetworknyc.org
 
Catholic Charities Junior Board
www.catholiccharitiesny.org/get-involved/junior-board/
Catholic Charities Office, 1011 First Avenue, New York, NY 10022
The Catholic Charities Junior Board introduces young professionals to the varied programs and works of Catholic Charities through volunteer activities, social events and networking opportunities.
Contact: Ivy Hurwit, ivy.hurwit@archny.org
 
Catholic Finance Association
cathfin.com
A lay association of Catholics in the finance industry, exploring Wall Street issues today through the lens of Catholic social teaching, while networking for professional opportunities. See site for event schedule and location.
Contact: info@cathfin.com
 
Catholics in Real Life
www.meetup.com/catholic-in-real-life
Church of the Holy Spirit, 1969 Crompond Rd, Cortlandt Manor, NY 10567
All 30s and 40s Catholics (married, single, divorced, with kids or without), are welcome to join us on our journey to explore what it really means to live our beliefs every day and practice our faith beyond Sunday mass--in short, to become Catholic in Real Life!
Contact: catholicinreallife@gmail.com
 
Catholic Marketing and Advertising Association
544 Madison Avenue, 24th Floor, New York, NY 10009
Contact: Rhianna Quinn Roddy: 917-576-2317
 
Catholic Underground
http://catholicunderground.net/
Our Lady of Good Counsel, 230 E. 90th Street, New York, NY 10128
An apostolate/event started by the Franciscan Friars of the Renewal (CFR) to minister to the young adults of New York. A night that blends today's culture with the beautiful, rich faith and traditions of the Catholic Church consisting of a Holy Hour with praise and worship followed by a performance by a Catholic artist.
 
Catholic Underground North
Mount Saint Mary's College 330 Powell Avenue, Newburgh, NY 12550
An apostolate/event started by the Franciscan Friars of the Renewal (CFR) in NYC brought up North to minister to the young adults of the northern counties of the Archdiocese of New York. A night that blends today's culture with the beautiful, rich faith and traditions of the Catholic Church consisting of a Holy Hour with praise and worship followed by a performance by a Catholic artist.
Contact: 917-783-5252, cunorth@ignitetruth.org
 
Communion & Liberation – Young Workers School of Community
www.clonline.us
St. Patrick’s Cathedral, Cathedral Parish House,14 East 51st Street, New York, NY 10038
An Ecclesial lay movement in the Catholic Church which meets for School of Community (weekly catechesis)
Contact: Jonathan Fromm, jffromm@gmail.com
 
Contemporary Roman Catholics (CRC)
crcnyc.org or www.meetup.com/crcnyc
Holy Trinity Church, 213 West 82nd Street, New York, NY 10024
The Holy Trinity CRC Young Professionals group provides many opportunities for social interaction, community service and spiritual growth.
Contact: James Hulak, crchtc@yahoo.com
 
Corazon Puro
http://www.corazonpuro.org
St. Crispin Friary, E. 156th St. Bronx, NY 10455
Corazón Puro is an Apostolate that focuses on formation on the truth & meaning of human sexuality in the light of CHRIST through a theology of the body.
Contact: info@corazonpuro.org
 
Credo Young Adults
www.facebook.com/groups/credofaith
St. Patrick’s Parish, 137 Moseman Road, Yorktown Heights, NY 10598
A group of young adults looking to build community among fellow Catholics. Meets every 1st and 3rd Friday at 8pm.
Contact: frjeffpomeisl@gmail.com
 
Defenders of the Holy Trinity
www.defendersoftheholytrinity.org
4404 Skillman Ave. Sunnyside, NY 11104
An apostolate dedicated to the service of Catholic youth and young adults, leading them to greater conversion and holiness and the building up of the Church. Located at St. Mary's Church. 
Contact: defendersoftheholytrinity@gmail.com
 
Holy Innocents Young Adult Group
www.meetup.com/Holy-Innocents-Young-Adult-Group/
128 West 37 Street (between 7th Avenue and Broadway), New York, NY 10018
Social get-together of young Catholic adults in the NYC Tri-state area at Holy Innocents Church.
Contact: 917-554-3564, prasida1@gmail.com
 
Ignatian Young Adults (IYA)
www.stignatiusloyola.org/index.php/faith_formation/ignatian_young_adults
Church of St. Ignatius Loyola, 930 Park Avenue, New York, NY 10028
Ignatian Young Adults are young adults in their 20s and 30s. Rooted in the spirituality of St. Ignatius Loyola, they respond by educating themselves about the faith and by actively living out their Christian discipleship together.
Contact: tinyurl.com/IgnatianYoungAdults 
 
Ignite Young Adults
http://www.ignitetruth.org
Mt. Alvernia Retreat Center, 158 Delavergne Ave, Wappingers Falls, NY 12590Ignite is a group of young adults who seek to create environments in which young Catholics can grow with each other in their faith. Meetings are 1st and 3rd Thursdays at 7:30 p.m
Contact: core@ignitetruth.org
 
Inner-City Scholarship Fund (ICSF) Junior Committee
http://www.icsf-nyc.org/jc_home.html
1011 First Avenue, Suite 1400, New York, NY 10022
The ICSF Junior Committee is comprised of members under 40, providing hands-on support to inner-city Catholic school students. Members desire to help students by providing them with enriching experiences.
Contact: Sandy Mateo, 646.794.3369, mateo@icsf-nyc.org
 
New Name
www.facebook.com/newnameny
New Name is a Catholic lay apostolic community of worship leaders who challenge people to a more intense relationship with the Lord through prayer, contemporary praise and worship.
Contact: Alverlis Peña, 347.777.0244, alverlis@gmail.com
 
New York Frassati Fellowship
www.frassatiny.com
Through fellowship, hospitality, Eucharistic adoration, retreats, hikes, recreation, service to the poor, and spiritual formation opportunities, Frassati Fellowship draws young adults closer to Jesus and the Church.
Contact: Nathan Herber, frassatiny@gmail.com
 
Order of Malta American Association NYC Auxiliary
https://orderofmaltaamerican.org/areas/new-york-nyc/area/ or https://www.facebook.com/maltaauxiliarynyc
1011 First Avenue, Suite 1350, New York, NY 10022
The Auxiliary Corps of Order of Malta is involved in service works that carry out the mission of this lay order of the Church. These include caring for the sick and the poor and bearing witness to and defending the Catholic faith. To learn more please contact us. 
Contact: nycaux@orderofmaltaamerican.org
 
Quo Vadis Young Adult Ministry
www.facebook.com/quovadissolqm
Our Lady Queen of Martyrs Church, 91 Arden Street, New York, NY 10040
Quo Vadis meets every 2nd and 4th Thursday at 8 p.m. This group is centered on Ignatian Spirituality and endeavors to bring young people into a deep relationship with Christ, the Church and other young adults.
Contact: Wary Canela, 212.567.2637
 
Rio Poderoso Community
www.facebook.com/riopoderoso
Annunciation Church Hall, 461 West 131 Street, New York, NY 10027
Rio Poderoso is a bilingual Catholic Charismatic community that meets every Friday at 7:30 p.m. Rio Poderoso strives to bring people into a worship experience through contemporary praise and worship with an openness to charismatic gifts.
Contact: Joan Sanchez, 646.372.5693
 
St. Charles Borromeo – Chapel of the Resurrection Young Adult Group 
www.facebook.com/StCharlesYAG
This ministry is to encourage young adults to grow in their faith in Christ, to develop and strengthen friendships with one another, act as role models for the youth, and provide opportunities to serve and reach out to our community.
Contact: Louis Leysath, lllley@aol.com
 
St. Jean Baptiste Young Professionals
www.facebook.com/SJBYoungProf
Saint Jean Baptiste Church, 184 East 76th Street, New York, NY 10021
A place for young professionals, single or married, in their 20's, 30's and 40's to meet, share fellowship and to celebrate God's grandeur. 
Contact: Alisha D Chaffin, 917.420.0572,sjbyoungadults07@yahoo.com
 
St. Joseph's GradLaw & Young Professional Ministry
www.catholiccenternyu.org/p/gradlaw-young-professional-ministry.html
The Catholic Center at NYU, 238 Thompson Street, New York, NY 10012
Sponsored by NYU, this ministry for young professionals and graduate students provides a free dinner after the St. Joseph's 6 p.m. Mass as well as Social, Community Service, and Spiritual activities.
Contact: Pamella Tijerina, pbt217@nyu.edu
 
St. Patrick’s Cathedral Young Adults
www.cspya.org
St. Patrick’s Cathedral, 14 East 51st Street, New York, NY 10022
This ministry strives to bring Catholic young adults closer to Christ and His Church, to the Blessed Mother, and to each other, by encouraging Young Adults to embrace and exercise the beautiful Catholic Faith.
Contact: Mario Bruschi, Mario@cspya.org
 
St. Paul’s Apostolist
www.apostolist.com
Church of St. Paul the Apostle, 405 West 59th Street, New York, NY 10023
Apostolist strives to respond to the call of Jesus Christ in the contemporary world by: encouraging a mature spirituality in prayer and liturgy; promoting social justice, and growing as a community of faith.
Contact: youngadults@stpaultheapostle.org
 
St. Stephen’s Young Adults
www.christianyoungadults.blogspot.com
St. Stephen’s Church, 151 East 28th Street, New York, NY 10016
This ministry is made up of Young Adults ages 20's to 40's who participate in Social, Spiritual, & Volunteer activities. 
Contact: Paul Rapa, stlo12@aol.com
 
The Actors' Chapel Young Adult Group
www.actorschapel.org/young-adult-ministry
St. Malachy's-The Actors' Chapel, 239 West 49th Street, New York, NY 10019
Young professionals share fellowship and faith at the Actors' Chapel.  Young adult Mass is at 6 p.m. on Sunday evenings and gatherings take place every other week.
Contact: Tim Lykins, tdlykins@gmail.com
 
The Catholic Artists Society
www.catholicartistssociety.org 
81 Pondfield Road, Suite D-213, Bronxville, NY 10708
An association of faithful Catholic artists and professionals from all areas of the arts, media and entertainment industries. Membership and events open to all. Regular offerings include quarterly evenings of recollection, Masses and lectures by distinguished scholars, theologians and artists.
Contact: Kevin Collins or Vivian Choi,catholicartistssociety@gmail.com
 
The Goretti Group NYC Chapter
www.thegorettigroup.org
Holy Family Church, 366 Watchogue Rd., Staten Island, NY 10314The Goretti Group is a movement of young people dedicated to spreading the life-giving message of authentic love by living out the virtue of chastity and purity.  The spirit and joy experienced at our SMGM (St. Maria Goretti Mass) every first Friday will revitalize your faith and set you on fire for a new "Love Revolution."
Contact: deborahsucich@aol.com
 
The Guild of Catholic Lawyers
101 Park Avenue, New York, NY 10178
Serving the spiritual needs of Catholic lawyers, the guild hosts speakers and events for fellowship.
Contact: crotty@kelleydrye.com
 
Theology on Tap-NYC
www.totnyc.org
Connolly’s Bar, 121 West 45th Street, New York, NY 10036
Theology on Tap provides an opportunity for young adults to explore issues and topics that relate to the Catholic faith in a fun and casual environment operating with fidelity to the Magisterium of the Church.
Contact: Mario Bruschi, questions@totnyc.org 
 
Wall Street Catholic Young Adults
www.facebook.com/wallstreetcatholicyoungadults
Financial District
The Wall Street Catholic Young Adults promotes and organizes social and service project events for Catholic young adults living in the Financial District.
Contact: Ryan Gillen, 605.484.5505, ryancgillen@gmail.com 
 
Witness for Life
263 Mulberry St., New York, NY 10012
Become a Witness each first Saturday of the month as we bring faith, hope, and love to the place and people most in need. Includes 8am Mass, prayer vigil, and social following. 
Contact: Father Fidelis, frfideliscfr@gmail.com
 
World Youth Alliance North America
www.wya.net/northamerica
228 East 71 Street, New York, NY 10021
An organization of young people (13 to 30 years old) dedicated to the promotion and defense of human dignity and life. They offer educational programs, internships, summer camps, conferences, film festivals, and United Nations visits to help youth understand the concept of human dignity and show them ways to live it out in daily life.
Contact: northamerica@wya.net 
 
Xavier Young Adults
http://sfxavier.org/wordpress/parish-groups/young-adults-group/
46 West 16th Street, New York, NY 10011
An outreach for parishioners in their 20s and 30s at the Church of St. Francis Xavier. All are welcome! 
Contact: (212) 627-2100, sfxavier.youngadults@gmail.com