As CRS celebrates its 70th anniversary, the following materials are available to the media:
“Once Upon a Time…” CRS Kicks Off 70th Anniversary
CRS Baltimore Headquarters Window Display
To celebrate the 70th Anniversary milestone, new window displays illustrating CRS work through the years were installed at its headquarters location in Baltimore, Maryland. This display spans 150 feet along Howard and Lexington Streets, Baltimore’s former department store hub. These windows tell stories of faith, service and innovation that have shaped CRS into the agency it is today.
CRS AGENCY HISTORY AND BACKGROUND
- Video — The Keyhole Garden: A Simple Key to Better Nutrition
- Story — Keyhole Gardens Raise Crops and Nutrition. Summary: Mealtimes in some of the poorest, most remote regions of Afghanistan are now nutritious — and delicious — thanks to keyhole gardens introduced by CRS.
- Story — Keyhole Gardens Unlock Healthy Diets. Summary: Keyhold gardens in the African nation of Lesotho aren’t just feeding families — they’re also putting cash in gardeners’ pockets.