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Take Action to End Global Hunger

October 2017

Today is World Food Day. Today we take action to fill the plates of those who hunger, with food and other resources, and to fill their future with resources and resilience. Take action now to nourish change. Tell your congressional representative to reauthorize a comprehensive, future-minded Farm Bill. Take Action! Pope Francis Quote: “It is…

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Nourish change this World Food Day

October 2017

As a community of people who are committed to the issue of global hunger, World Food Day is particularly important to CRS Helping Hands. So, this World Food Day, October 16, take action to end world hunger by telling Congress to reauthorize a comprehensive, future-minded Farm Bill. The Farm Bill is a U.S. law that…

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7 Ways to be a Good Steward of the Harvest

October 2016

“The earth has yielded its harvest; God, our God, blesses us.” -Psalm 67:7 Fall, the season of harvest, is the perfect time to reflect on the Earth’s abundance. Yet, not all people have their share of the abundance God has given us. Approximately 800 million people suffer from hunger worldwide. On October 16, World Food Day…

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Pope Francis Addresses UN World Food Programme

June 2016

795 million people suffer from hunger. This statistic is difficult to grasp. It’s overwhelming and perhaps even seems insurmountable. Yet Pope Francis wants the world to know that it is not inevitable and that these 795 million people are not a statistic—they are individuals with names, faces, and stories. We, as members of God’s one…

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