At a glance

As the official overseas relief and development agency of the Catholic community in the United States, the mission of CRS is grounded in Catholic values, calling on us to foster compassion and dignity among the world’s most marginalized people. Our wide range of programs save, protect and transform lives around the globe.

Emergency
  • 15.7 million | PEOPLE SERVED
  • 188 | PROJECTS
  • 55 | COUNTRIES
AGRICULTURE
  • 9.3 million | PEOPLE SERVED
  • 130 | PROJECTS
  • 43 | COUNTRIES
Health
  • 81.7 million | PEOPLE SERVED
  • 112 | PROJECTS
  • 42 | COUNTRIES
Microfinance
  • 4.6 million | PEOPLE SERVED
  • 77 | PROJECTS
  • 34 | COUNTRIES
Water & Sanitation
  • 2.7 million | PEOPLE SERVED
  • 52 | PROJECTS
  • 26 | COUNTRIES
Justice & Peacebuilding
  • 2.7 million | PEOPLE SERVED
  • 79 | PROJECTS
  • 35 | COUNTRIES
Education
  • 4.3 million | PEOPLE SERVED
  • 70 | PROJECTS
  • 32 | COUNTRIES
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