Lead the Way on Hunger

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Nourish the World’s Most Vulnerable People

The COVID-19 pandemic is increasing the risk of a severe crisis in areas where many already do not have enough nutritious food. As missionary disciples, we are called to respond to the urgent needs of those who face hunger and malnutrition during this global crisis. Together, we can lead the way to prevent and end world hunger by uniting as a community to pray, learn and act in support of our human family in need.

Prevent Global Hunger

Urge Congress to provide foreign assistance to meet the needs for food security around the world.


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Featured Stories

Want to know more about the impact of hunger and malnutrition on our brothers and sisters around the world and how we can stand in solidarity? Read these stories to learn how together, we can address the root causes of these global issues.

Adapting to Climate Change in Bangladesh to Fight Hunger

In the face of frequent and severe monsoons, Shahadat is rising above the floods and to the challenge of feeding his community.


COVID-19 and Hunger

As communities around the world face an increased risk of hunger due to COVID-19, CRS is responding through your support to ensure families have access to food while staying safe and healthy.



Prayer brings us closer to God and unites us in solidarity with our human family. Use these prayers individually or in your community to reflect on hunger and support our sisters and brothers living in poverty worldwide.

Ten-minute Online Prayer Retreat for Hunger

Pray and reflect on the global hunger crisis that is being heightened by the COVID-19 pandemic and impacting millions of our sisters and brothers.


Resources to Lead the Way

Our faith calls us to action, and when we come together as Church, we can make a big impact. Find resources and tools to pray, learn, take action and inspire your community to prevent and end world hunger.

Lead the Way on Hunger: Action Toolkit

Reflect on the issues of hunger and malnutrition in our world. Make your voice heard and inspire others to act on behalf of the hungry.



Visit our action center for how-to guides to build your skills, mobilize your community and make a difference through advocacy and community giving. Share about your advocacy work with our new advocacy reporting tool.

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