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Beyond the Headlines: A Humanitarian Emergency at the Border

They come by train, on foot, on buses, many of them dirty, famished and afraid. They are most likely young teenagers, boys and girls alike, fleeing violence in their home countries. They’ve traveled through harsh weather and harrowing situations without a parent or guardian and are under age 18. Read More >>


Best Time to Raise Your Voice

The best time to raise your voice is NOW. With the summer well underway, we encourage you not to forget about our brothers and sisters who are poor and vulnerable around the world. They need your voice regardless of the season! Read More >>


Update: Your Efforts Are Making a Difference

Your emails and phone calls over the past few months have helped move forward a number of bills that will positively impact the lives of brothers and sisters around the world. Read More >>


Double Spotlight: Get to Know an Advocate in Nebraska and the Catholics Confront Global Poverty Team’s Newest Intern.

Omaha, Nebraska might seem an unlikely place for 300 people to be gathered on a weeknight, viewing a documentary on hunger, but that’s exactly the type of advocacy event Kaelea Volkmer has helped to organize. The occasion included dozens of local hunger advocacy organizations, a resource and education fair, and a panel discussion. Read More >>