Month: January 2020

Community Partnership Award

Today during Catholic School Week Mass, Co-founder Dannielle Hille accepted the Community Partnership Award , presented to A Block at a Time for her work helping the victims of the August 2019 fire on Myrtle Avenue. A Block at a Time is honored to receive this award today along with Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Albany and The Mansion Neighborhood Association. The award was presented by the Very Reverend Robert Longobucco, V.G. (Vicar for the Faith Formation and Education) and Mr. Giovanni Virgiglio Jr., Superintendent of Schools.


The Covenant to Education calls us to engage community organizations in partnership for the betterment of our schools. This award is given to recognize a community partner for their commitment to Catholic School Education.

ABAAT to Receive Community Service Award

On Sunday, January 26, 2020 at 2:00 PM at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, A Block at A Time will receive the Community Partner Award from Diocese of Albany Catholic Schools for Co-Founder Dannielle Hille‘s work in the wake of the devastating fire that displaced 14 families on August 23, 2019. After a successful response, Dannielle created ABAAT Helps to ensure an even quicker response in the future. Thank you to the Diocese of Albany for this recognition.