Press Break

By Jolie Sherman of NBC Connecticut

February 11, 2023 — Dozens of people were in Branford on Saturday marking a difference as they came together to pack 40,000 meals for families and children in need.

FOX61 News

February 11, 2023 — A mission to do good in Branford this morning as a local organization teams up with Cross Catholic Outreach to pack 40 thousands meals for families in need across the world.

Florida Catholic — Palm Beach News Briefs

February 10, 2023 — Students, staff and friends from Cardinal Newman High School and St. Clare Catholic School packed 60,000 meals Feb. 4, 2023, for Cross Catholic Outreach in the Cardinal Newman gymnasium in West Palm Beach.

OSV News

January 10, 2023 — When she was canonized by Pope St. John Paul in 2000, Josephine Bakhita immediately became the patron saint of survivors of human trafficking.

Diocese of Springfield, MA

December 17, 2022 — A simple shoe box packed with a toy, clothing, school supplies and hygiene items may be the only gift a child in a developing country gets this Christmas thanks to the Box of Joy program.

Seize the Day on SiriusXM Radio

December 13, 2022 — Jim talks about the history of Cross Catholic Outreach and then shines a spotlight on the Advent Initiative — Homes for Guatemala.

CFN Live – Catholic Faith Network

December 8, 2022 — Cross Catholic Outreach is building safe homes for families in Guatemala who are now living in small mud floor shelters, and this Advent you can help.

CFN Live – Catholic Faith Network

December 6, 2022 — I’m partnering with Cross Catholic Outreach to support the Saint Gabriel Health Center in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

Community News Report – The Advocate

December 6, 2022 — So much about the joy of Christmas has become overly commercialized, but a project called Box of Joy has brought Christmas spirit and joy to the Catholic Daughters St. Rose de Lima Court 1194.

Briefs – Portland Press Herald

December 6, 2022 — Thanks to generous parishioners and community members from around York County, hundreds of children will receive presents at Christmas.

Myra Kahn Adams – Townhall

December 4, 2022 — My husband David is an executive with Cross Catholic Outreach, an international charity that begins every workday with a devotion.

Nikki Rajala – The Central Minnesota Catholic Magazine of the Diocese of St. Cloud

December 4, 2022 — The Council of Catholic Women groups in the Eastern and Northwestern deaneries of the Diocese of St. Cloud have filled 679 “Box of Joy” Christmas gifts for children in Central America.

Joseph Pronechen – National Catholic Register

December 4, 2022 — Last year, 5-year-old Luz Marina Rodriguez was the first one awake on the day she was to receive her Box of Joy.

The Drew Mariani Show on Relevant Radio

December 1, 2022 — Jim Cavnar tells us about a hopeful program that brings joy to those in poor communities – Box of Joy®. Listen in at the 35 minute mark.

Zoey Maraist – The Arlington Catholic Herald

November 30, 2022 — Weeks before Dec. 25, the hum of commercialism fills the air along with Christmas carols and wintry winds.