Your donations are the driving force behind our multifaceted mission. In our effort to meet urgent material needs and provide spiritual blessings to poor families around the world, we view these gifts as a precious resource from God that we must handle with care and accountability.
In developing countries around the globe, devoted Catholic priests, sisters and lay missionaries are eager to help the poor, but few have the financial resources they need to achieve their goals. Your gifts through Cross Catholic Outreach are sent directly to these devoted ministers of the Gospel.
Select any of the aid categories above to learn more about the transformative impact that U.S. Catholics made through Cross Catholic Outreach in 2021, and read about specific ministry projects that are blessing lives around the world and domestically. God is blessing the poor through your gifts!
At Cross Catholic Outreach, we meticulously honor the intent of our donors. All proceeds are restricted to the specific project for which they are raised. In the rare event that more funds are received than are required for a specific project, the additional funds will be used to meet the most urgent needs. Learn More.
Cross International Catholic Outreach becomes a 501(c)(3) organization and begins providing safe housing.
Cross International Catholic Outreach officially changes its name to Cross Catholic Outreach.
Cross Catholic Outreach celebrates 20 years of blessing the poor.
Use it for reflections and notes to grow in your spiritual life. You’ll also receive a prayer request form to mail back so that we can pray for your needs. In effect, this creates a spiritual bridge to connect you to our sisters and brothers in Christ in the developing world!
Cross Mission Partners also receive a semiannual Mission Update with news, insights and information about the good work and accomplishments made possible by your support.