Catholic Relief Services (CRS)

Unverified non-profit organisation

Catholic Relief Services was founded by the Catholic Bishops of the United States to assist the poor and disadvantaged outside the country. The mission of CRS globally is to: a) provide direct aid to poor and disadvantaged people; b) involve people in their own development, helping them to realise their potential; c) promote social justice and remove root causes of poverty; d) provide relief in emergency situations, and to; e) help people in the developing world break the cycle of poverty through community based, sustainable development initiatives.


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About this organisation

Regions / countries / territories

Americas: United States

Global issues

Children, youth and family welfare; Community development; Disasters and all (3)