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3 Must-Know Facts About Ash Wednesday
This year, Ash Wednesday is observed on February 10, 2016.
Excitement for Pope Francis’ Visit Mounts in Mexico
Pope Francis will set foot on Mexican soil in just a few days. It will be a first-time visit for the Holy Father but the seventh visit to Mexico by a pontiff.
our work overseas
We work with organizations around the world to help poor and vulnerable people overcome emergencies, earn a living through agriculture and access affordable health care
Celebrate the season of Lent
Your gift this Lenten season helps feed families around the world!
Ways to get involved
January 12, 2016
New Study Finds Most African Smallholder Farmers Actively Shopping for Seeds, But Mainly Through Local ‘Informal’ Markets Largely Ignored by Seed Initiatives
Study draws from 10,000 seed transactions across five African countries and Haiti.
November 11, 2015
Egan Fellows Share Their Experience of the Philippines, Climate Change
In October 2015, four Egan Journalism Fellows joined Catholic Relief Services on a one-week