Find tools to build better lives, in your home, parish and across the globe

Our Resource Center is an collection of ministry tools for prayer, formation and action. From activities and prayers to planning guides and lessons, CRS has resources around a variety of topics.

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Featured Resources

  • Global Climate Change

    Cecilia Calvo from the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops shares the distinctively Catholic perspective on climate change, which

  • Jubilee Year of Mercy Resources

    This one-pager lists and describes resources we've developed to help you to participate in the Year of Mercy with your communities, to

  • You Did It For Me

    You Did It For Me features brief stories from CRS and Catholic Charities USA for parish bulletins. The stories highlight how the compassion and

Letters & Statements

The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) and Catholic Relief Services (CRS) regularly raise the Church’s concerns about global poverty issues with members of the U.S. Congress, the White House and other government officials.

See CRS’ policy positions ›

We're shaping U.S. foreign policy through prayer, education and advocacy for the poor and vulnerable people worldwide.

Learn more about Catholics Confront Global Poverty (CCGP) ›

All Ways to Give

Help touch the lives of 85 million people in more than 100 countries. Find ways to give that fit your passions.


Monthly Giving

Live your faith by serving the world every month. Your consistent support will help us respond faster to emergencies and continually care for those in need. More

Where It's Needed Most

Change and growth happens because of you. We can’t do our lifesaving work without your help. Give a gift that meets a need in some of the poorest countries overseas. More


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Corporations & Foundations

Join a diverse range of CRS partnerships that share a mission of serving the poor. Through CRS, your corporation or foundation can provide support with lasting impact. More


Gift Catalog

Give a gift that gives children a chance to go to school, families a chance to reap a great harvest and communities a chance for a brighter future. Choose a gift in honor of a friend or family member today. More

Respond to Emergencies

Rush humanitarian aid and emergency relief to immediate and ongoing crises around the world. Please donate to help survivors of these specific emergencies. More


Choose a project that helps families thrive and build stronger, healthier futures for generations to come. You’ll receive updates and stories about the families impacted by your generosity. More

Legacy and Planned Gifts

Choose from a number of opportunities that will help you reach your financial and philanthropic goals—from income, investments and retirement to what you leave behind. More

Other Ways to Give

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