Caritas: Millions at risk in Kenya
CWN - August 15, 2011
Caritas Internationalis, the confederation of Catholic relief and development agencies, has launched a $5.6-million appeal on behalf of drought-stricken Kenya.
“Over 3.6 million people are in need of emergency assistance but this could rise to 5 million as the situation worsens,” according to a Caritas statement. “Caritas will provide food and water and will also help farmers improve their crops and boost their livestock.”
An appeal from our founder, Dr. Jeffrey Mirus:
Dear reader: If you found the information on this page helpful in your pursuit of a better Catholic life, please support our work with a donation. Your donation will help us reach five million Truth-seeking readers worldwide this year. Thank you!
Progress toward our April expenses ($26,011 to go):
All comments are moderated. To lighten our editing burden, only current donors are allowed to Sound Off. If you are a donor, log in to see the comment form; otherwise please support our work, and Sound Off!