March 14, 2014
Religious leaders from the C. African Republic are visiting the United States to seek support for efforts to bring peace to their war-torn country.
February 11, 2014
Applications are now being accepted for CRS’ 2014 Egan Journalism Fellowship, a one-week, international reporting fellowship in a country where CRS works.
February 5, 2014
CRS Rice Bowl launched its first mobile app today. Download it in time for Lent.
February 4, 2014
The U.S. Senate passed the Farm Bill today which has strong international food aid provisions, but falls short on other Catholic priorities.
February 1, 2014
Today CRS awarded its annual CRS Rice Bowl Award to Mark Bouchard of the Archdiocese of Louisville, Kentucky.
January 30, 2014
CRS has joined the Better Than Cash Alliance as we transition away from distributing cash and instead provides electronic payments to people in times of need.
January 17, 2014
CRS commends Congress for reaching consensus on an annual Omnibus appropriations bill that includes important funding and policy directions for many international poverty-focused programs.
January 7, 2014
CRS president & CEO Carolyn Woo tells Senate Judiciary subcommittee that assistance is needed now and into the future for Syrian refugees.
December 18, 2013
CRS is asking Congress to ensure robust funding to meet the staggering humanitarian needs in the Central African Republic (CAR), where a violent conflict has forced hundreds of thousands from their homes.
December 9, 2013
Catholics across the United States will join a global “Wave of Prayer” that kicks off a campaign against hunger being launched by Pope Francis in a video released today at 3 PM Eastern time.