CRS Midwest Regional Office

The CRS Midwest Regional Office works closely with the Catholic community in the United States to serve Catholics as they live their faith in solidarity with our brothers and sisters around the world. Located in Chicago, Illinois, CRS Midwest serves the following states: llinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio and Wisconsin.

CRS Midwest is one of five domestic regional offices that offer a full range of programs and resources to help Catholics in the United States live their faith by praying, learning, giving and acting. The CRS Midwest Regional Office is the primary point of contact for the following organizations in the Midwestern United States:

  • Dioceses and parishes
  • Catholic colleges and universities
  • Catholic schools
  • Catholic youth programs
  • Religious communities


We seek to help the Catholic community in the Midwest region of the United States act on its faith in solidarity with people who are poor and vulnerable around the world, and see CRS as a valued resource for carrying out the mission of the Church.


  • Strengthen the capacity of Catholic institutions and ministries to integrate global solidarity into their programs and activities
  • Mobilize individual Catholics to grow in their awareness and engagement in global solidarity through communications with CRS
  • Support CRS advocacy efforts to shape U.S. public policy in a way that promotes greater justice and peace for those who are poor and vulnerable around the world
  • Strengthen our own capacity for this work by listening carefully to the current needs and priorities of our Church

CRS Midwest Regional Office Articles

CRS Cultivates Global Solidarity in Belleville Diocese

Diocese of Joliet CRS and CCHD Coordinator Reflects on CRS Speaker's Presentation

CRS Midwest Regional Office

Physical/Shipping Address:

Fr. Jack Wall Mission Center
ATTN: Catholic Relief Services
711 W. Monroe Street
Chicago, Illinois 60661
Phone: 312-733-5124