Caritas appeal for Niger
Catholic World News - April 02, 2012
Caritas Internationalis, the Church’s confederation of relief and development agencies, has issued a $5-million appeal to assist 400,000 people in the west African nation of Niger, which is facing worsening food shortages.
“Niger and the Sahel face an alarming food emergency that is getting worse day-by-day,” said Raymond Yoro, the executive secretary of Caritas Niger.
An appeal from our founder, Dr. Jeffrey Mirus:
Our Fall Campaign
Progress toward our year-end goal ($63,323 to go):