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Disaster Prep: Saving Lives Before the Storm

As Dominican Republic youth become leaders in emergency preparedness, some are finding that the calamity they are preventing may be their own. »»

Streams of Living Water

From your Lenten observance flow blessings that change lives in profound ways. »»

Microfinance: Lessons in Savings and in Life

In the Dominican Republic, a financial program builds savings and confidence for women in poverty. »»

From Mean Streets to Minor Leagues

The family focus of a CRS partner helped an angry teenager find peace—and a 95-mph fastball that scored a Cleveland Indians contract. »»

Volunteers Orchestrate Help for Haiti Quake Survivors

Haitian University students work with local youth, former street children and CRS staff to prepare needed food and hygiene kits for quake survivors. »»

Learning Together in the Dominican Republic

A Dominican Republic education program helps poor street children choose a better path with health care, individual attention and support. »»

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