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Update: Thanks to Your Efforts, Millions of Girls Win!

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Throughout the spring, your messages showed Congress that there was massive support for the anti-human trafficking legislation, the Girls Count Act. Find out how your efforts ensured that millions of girls win


Confront Global Poverty Even As Summer Winds Down

Catholics at the Capitol: Report Back From the 2015 Catholic Social Ministry Gathering 2015

During the month of August, Congress goes on recess, making it a great time to share your concerns about our brothers and sisters impacted by poverty, violent conflict and our changing climate.  Your members of Congress want to hear from you—so don’t waste any time. Find out more about the issues we’re working on and how you can confront global poverty this summer!


A Model for Love in Action: Celebrating the Beatification of Archbishop Oscar Romero

Catholics at the Capitol: Report Back From the 2015 Catholic Social Ministry Gathering 2015

On May 24, 2015, our Church celebrated the beatification of Archbishop Oscar Romero. Read the full story to learn more about Blessed Oscar Romero, discover the spirit of Blessed Oscar Romero from two people who attended the beatification in El Salvador, and share his model of love in action with your community.


Spotlight: Meet Leila Nimtallah, the newest member of the team!

Following Pope Francis’ Call: Caring for Creation and Confronting Global PovertyLeila is the senior legislative and policy specialist for Catholic Relief Services’ Legislative Affairs Office in Washington, DC. She has an extensive background in law and global health. Read more about Leila’s gifts and talents, and how her past experiences led her to Catholic Relief Services.