Catholic Relief Services Grants and Programs
Catholic Relief Services carries out the commitment of the Bishops of the United
States to assist the poor and vulnerable overseas. We are motivated by the Gospel
of Jesus Christ to cherish, preserve and uphold the sacredness and dignity of all
human life, foster charity and justice, and embody Catholic social and moral teaching.
Food Fast for Youth
Food Fast is an educational fasting program designed for youth in grades 8-12. The
goal of Food Fast is to motivate students to become personally involved in reducing
world hunger and poverty through prayer, reflection, action and solidarity with
the poor. The materials can be used in shorter time frames throughout the year.