Poor families in Haiti live in fear of storms. Cross Catholic Outreach is working to replace shanty houses too flimsy to stand up to the wind, rain and flooding with safe, durable homes.
When Terry and Cindi Ruder visited Santa Rosa in 2018, they saw poverty… as well as incredible hope. Hear the impact the Guatemala trip had on their lives.
Catholic leaders believe a plan to lift the poor out of poverty must include safe housing. Learn about our housing work in Guatemala here
Over one-third of Dominicans live below the poverty line and are unable to provide for their families. Learn how you can help here.
Cross Catholic Outreach is collaborating with FUNDASEP to build 24 sturdy houses benefiting 110 needy men, women and children.
My Day with the Backpack Bishop I was recently in the Dominican Republic, meeting with Bishop José Grullón Estrella, who is the founder of FUNDASEP, the social outreach of the Catholic Diocese of San Juan de la Maguana. We were there to help build six clean water systems and construct 24 new homes. As I […]