News and Notes
Oscar Romero beatification May 23
CRS resources to commemorate Archbishop Romero’s life and martyrdom to help communities of faith reflect on what his witness means for our lives today. In English and Spanish.
May 2015 Good News Newsletter
View the latest Good News newsletter, plus all issues for the past year, including May 2014.
Nepal Earthquake: Catholic Relief Services responding with partners
Partners Caritas in Nepal and India say rescue, food and shelter are the priorities. To assist CRS' work, send checks to CRS/Missions Office, Archdiocese of Seattle, 710 9th Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104, or call (877) 435-7277 or give online at www.crs.org.
Social Justice Can Be "Really Cool"
What seventh graders can learn, and teach us, by becoming missionary disciples
CRS Rice Bowl grants
The 2015 application process for CRS Rice Bowl grants in the Archdiocese of Seattle is now closed, and will begin again in March 2016.
Catholic Campaign for Human Development (CCHD)
The 2015 application process for CCHD local grants in the Archdiocese of Seattle is now closed, and will begin again in March 2016.
National event in Portland Oregon for those involved in social action!
Social Action Summer Institute will be held in Portland, OR this July. The theme is "Care for God’s Creation: Life, Earth, and the Common Good." Training, resources and best practices on Care for God’s Creation and Catholic social teaching.
Advocacy: Sign up for Catholics Confront Global Poverty (CCGP)
Learn how you can join other U.S. Catholics to defend the lives and dignity of people living in poverty throughout the world, and urge our nation to act in response to the many faces of poverty.
Global emergencies and CRS responses
Whether the disasters are rooted in civil strife or natural causes, millions of innocent people have found their lives in turmoil. Your Catholic Relief Services teams and local partners are on the ground providing vital assistance.