Unbound founder Bob Hentzen walked thousands of miles in solidarity with the families in our program to let them know they were not alone, that our community of sponsors, staff and volunteers were with them to counterbalance the isolating effects of poverty. He also sought to raise awareness of the realities and capabilities of marginalized people.
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Silva and Nace Volčič, currently missionaries in Europe, offer a meditation on work inspired by the work of St. Teresa of Calcutta.
Our friends at Unbound invite you to consider sponsoring Maria Carla, a six-year-old girl growing up in the Philippines. Through your sponsorship, this precious child will receive tangible support such as education and nutrition and will be a part of Unbound’s worldwide mission to end the cycle of poverty.
Over 2 million people in Haiti, about the population of Houston, TX were affected by Hurricane Matthew. Hundreds of people died and 1.4 million men, women and children are in need of emergency assistance. Catholic Relief Services and local church partners are playing a critical role to address the needs of the community.
The Pope’s Worldwide Prayer Network this month, with the collaboration of the Jesuit Refugee Service, has launched the eleventh edition of The Pope Video, this time focusing on forced emigration and the fate of refugees.
In the 7-part CST 101 series, Professor Alvaré and Cardinal O’Malley are joined by CRS Vice President Bill O’Keefe in teaching us how the special dignity God has created us with compels us to recognize the sacredness of one another, to honor it with our work and respect and our advocacy for one another.
Our friends at Unbound invite you to consider sponsoring Danna, a three-year-old girl growing up in Ecuador. Through your sponsorship, this precious child will receive tangible support such as education and nutrition and will be a part of Unbound’s worldwide mission to end the cycle of poverty.
As people the world over celebrated, commemorated and even criticized the tiny Albanian nun and her outreach to India’s poorest, many in India notched up their enthusiasm to an understandably high degree. Marianna Bartholomew has the news from a missionary priest in India.
Catholic Relief Services (CRS) has been supporting education in Afghanistan since 2003, building community-based classrooms. Now parents can send their children to school instead of to work in the fields.
For most of us, spiritual thirst is the only dire thirst we will ever know. We may experience physical thirst temporarily, but the constant lack of access to clean water that will bring us life and relief and physical hope and possibility? We will likely never know that kind of thirst. Colleen C. Mitchell shows how you can help those without access to clean drinking water.