Media CenterWeek of Action Kicks Off to End World Hunger

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Caritas Internationalis, the worldwide Catholic charitable organization of which Catholic Relief Service is a part, has launched a weeklong effort to raise awareness of its "One Human Family: Food For All" campaign to end hunger throughout the world.

CRS is backing the Caritas Week of Action from October 12 to 19 that includes World Food Day on October 16. To find more information, and to view a view of Pope Francis supporting the campaign, please visit

“’I was hungry and you gave me something to eat,’” Pope Francis says, quoting the gospel. “The words of our Lord call us today, telling us not to turn away, indifferent, when we know our neighbor is hungry.”

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Melissa Stevens

Social Media Strategist

Melissa Stevens
October 12, 2014

Based in Baltimore, MD

As Catholic Relief Services’ Social Media Strategist, Melissa Stevens oversees the strategic direction of the organization’s social media channels. She works with all aspects of the organization to effectively tell their story through social media and reach the right audiences.

Melissa has more than 8 years of communications and social...More