Proper nutrition is essential during the first 1,000 days of life. Cross Catholic Outreach explains the science behind chronic hunger and poverty, highlighting efforts to fight undernutrition in Guatemala, Haiti and Mozambique.
Food insecurity has grown because of COVID and hurricane destruction. You can help by sending the gift of food this Christmas season.
Even before the COVID-19 pandemic, Catholic leaders in developing countries had raised concerns about another serious problem threatening the poor — food insecurity.
Abandoned and alone, Jeanette and her six sons were welcomed in and fed by the Sisters of St. Joseph of the Apparition. Learn more here.
Haitians, especially those living in rural areas, are in desperate need of food. Learn more about the Haitian food crisis and how you can help here.
“We are all called to go further. We can and we must do better for the helpless.” The Holy Father’s recent World Food Day message to the director general of the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (F.A.O.) hit me like a ton of bricks … perhaps because I had just returned to work from maternity […]