Catholic Relief & Charity


Famine, worsened by war, threatens South Sudanese, official says
Mar 22 2017
Half of the 5 million people in South Sudan, wrought by civil war, are on the brink of starvation.

Grant will help St. Vincent de Paul house more families
Dec 28 2016
Front Door Rapid Rehousing program's expansion includes assistance for those fleeing abusive relationships.

Typhoon ravages Philippines; response slowed because of Christmas holiday
Dec 28 2016
Government and aid workers on holiday leave as Typhoon Nock-Ten hits northern Philippines.

Pope creates group to foster dialogue after ouster in Order of Malta
Dec 27 2016
Special working group created to resolve concerns after forced resignation.

Catholic Campaign for Human Development offers a big hand up
Aug 30 2016
The Baltimore archdiocese awarded $306,000 in national and local grants to organizations dedicated to alleviating poverty.

Bishop Michael J. Bransfield of Wheeling-Charleston, W.Va, bestows a blessing July 19 on Nancy Mullins of Richwood, W.Va., whose house was destroyed in the June 23 flood. With them is Deacon David Galvin of St. James Parish in Charles Town, W.Va., who has been volunteering in recovery efforts. (CNS photo/Colleen Rowan)   Spirit of flood victims 'great example' to all, says West Virginia bishop ​
Jul 24 2016
Wheeling-Charleston Diocese bishop visits West Virginia town devastated by flooding.

Dentist brightens job prospects for men of Christopher Place
Apr 01 2016
A day after he declined to take a bow in recognition of his service to his country, James W. Taneyhill reluctantly accepted the thanks of Catholic Charities.

Rally outside White House Easter Egg Roll seeks end of family detention
Mar 29 2016
Demonstrators call on the U.S. to recognize the thousands of mothers and children who have fled Central America in search of safety.

‘Blanket Baltimore’ drive helps spread warmth at Franciscan Center
Dec 31 2015
The Blanket Baltimore drive is helping keep many warm in the city.

Gov. Hogan and Comptroller Franchot volunteer at Our Daily Bread
Nov 24 2015
Gov. Lawrence Hogan Jr. and Comptroller Peter Franchot volunteered at Our Daily Bread in Baltimore Nov. 24.