Catholic Relief Services

July 29, 2014

U.S. Farmers and Business Leaders Share Expertise and Insight in East Africa

Catholic Relief Services is in its first year of administering USAID’s Farmer to Farmer program in the region.

June 2, 2014

Remember Suffering Syrians, Relief Agency's Leader Urges

Catholic Relief Services CEO Carolyn Woo told a Vatican assembly that there ‘is no end in sight at this point’ to the crisis in the Middle-Eastern country.

May 22, 2014

Situation ‘Dire’ in Central African Republic

Nearly a quarter of the country’s population has been displaced due to political and military instability.

October 23, 2013

Catholics Save Lives, Aid Recovery from India's Devastating Cyclone

Disaster preparedness saved countless lives, but Cyclone Phailin left behind a trail of destruction and lost livelihoods.

August 30, 2013

CRS, Its Partners and the Appearance of Scandal

How Catholic Relief Services Determines What Is Morally Acceptable: Part 2 of a Register Special Report

August 5, 2013

U.S. Senate Approves Ex-Catholic Relief Services Chief to Vatican Ambassador Post

Ken Hackett says he believes U.S. government and the Holy See can ‘really make a difference’ by working together on shared priorities.

November 30, 2012

Pope Highlights U.N. and Catholic Push for AIDS-Free Childhood

As the international community marks World AIDS Day, Catholic groups continue to take a lead role in the global campaign to eradicate infections of unborn children.

September 6, 2012

Catholic Relief Services Responds to Criticism Over HIV Document, Employees

CRS has announced revisions to a document because of its 'inappropriate information' about condoms and their use.

July 30, 2012

Catholic Relief Services Emphasizes Faithfulness to Church Teaching

U.S. bishops' overseas relief agency responses to recent concerns over funding.

July 23, 2012

U.S. Bishops' Relief Agency Defends Alliance With Aid Organization

'All of the CRS programs and all of the funds used by CRS are entirely consistent with Church teaching.'

August 11, 2011

Bishops Request Support for Catholic Relief Services' African Drought Relief

Archbishop Dolan and Bishop Kicanas: CRS 'can use all the help we can offer in this current tragic situation.'

June 6, 2011

Hurricanes Threaten Haiti

Quake victims continue to recover with the help of Catholic agencies.

January 18, 2011

Will Haiti Still Look Like This in a Year?

Reconstruction is painfully slow. And the cholera epidemic is still spreading relentlessly.

January 14, 2010

Hiding Christ

White House Considers Having Faith-Based Groups Remove Religious Symbols

October 6, 2009

Sumatra Aid Efforts

July 6, 2009

The Life of a CRS Man

May 14, 2009

CRS Helps Palestinian Youth

April 6, 2009

Condoms, CRS and Dolan