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Manchester United and England soccer player Marcus Rashford.

Catholic schools step in to feed children over summer break

Jun 17, 2020

England soccer star Marcus Rashford won praise when he persuaded the government Tuesday to extend a free school meal voucher... Read more

Displaced persons in the Central African Republic received aid from CRS in May 2014.

Shipping bill could cut aid to millions, Catholic leaders warn

Jun 2, 2014

Leaders of Catholic Relief Services and the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops called on the Senate to defeat a legislative... Read more

       A tractor turns the cover crop into the soil in preparation for planting in the Salinas Valley of Calif. on June 16, 2011.

Catholic leaders lament food aid cuts in US farm bill

Jan 30, 2014

The U.S. bishops and other Catholic leaders in social services gave a mixed reaction to the advance of a farm... Read more

Migrant workers from Mexico pick cucumbers on a farm in Blackwater, Virginia.

Catholic bishops urge US to oppose massive food aid cuts

Sep 15, 2013

By Adelaide Mena

Catholic bishops have asked the U.S. House of Representatives to reject $40 billion in proposed cuts to the Supplemental Nutrition... Read more