In Africa, 20 million people in 26 countries are suffering due to severe drought and famine. Many world leaders fear that this will be the worst humanitarian crisis since 1945. To respond to this desperate need, Cross Catholic Outreach is working with our church-based partners to provide food, relief and the hope of the Gospel.
I had heard about hungry Haitian children eating mud cookies to fill their empty bellies but I had never actually seen mud cookies with my own eyes — until I traveled to the slums of Ouanaminthe, located on Haiti’s border with the Dominican Republic.
Photo Blog: Food and Education Education is a necessary path to future employment and prosperity for Belizean children, but they cannot benefit from their schooling unless they are healthy. That’s why Cross Catholic Outreach and our supporters provide students at Mount Carmel Primary School in Benque Viejo with nutritious, daily lunches. These meals are giving […]
“God is always behind us in everything we do. He places us in his hands and helps us get by.” -Claude Joseph, recipient of monthly food staples from Cross Catholic Outreach ministry partner, Kobonal Haiti Mission, for his family of five — including his mischievous wife, Jezella.
A student enjoying her lunch at Mount Carmel Primary School in Benque Viejo, Belize. Support from Cross Catholic Outreach ensures that economically-disadvantaged children at the school are fed a nutritious daily meal, so they’ll have sharp minds and healthy bodies.
When I saw the “before” photos of Marco Antonio and Marco Tulio, I couldn’t believe my eyes. I’d seen many cute photos from parents celebrating their twins. This seemed like a nightmarish mirror image of that happy experience.