CATHOLIC CHARITIES USA and CATHOLIC RELIEF SERVICES (CRS) - Respond to Hurricanes and Earthquakes


Catholic Charities USA (CCUSA), the official domestic relief agency of the U.S. Catholic Church, needs your support to ensure the delivery of compassionate care and support to individuals affected by disasters. Our agencies provide essential support before, during and after disasters hit. In fact, long-term recovery is an integral part of Catholic Charities’ holistic approach and we work tirelessly to ensure individuals can live their lives with the dignity we all deserve. This service is provided to the community regardless of religion, social or economic background.

You can provide direct assistance to those in need by making an online donation to Catholic Charities USA: DONATE NOW!

To mail a check, please make your check payable to Catholic Charities USA and mail your check to:
Catholic Charities USA
P.O. Box 17066
Baltimore, MD 21297-1066
To donate over the phone, please call
(703) 549-1390 M-F 8:30am to 4:30pm (EST) or 
(800) 919-9338 after 4:30pm (EST) on weekdays, and Saturdays and Sundays

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Catholic Relief Services (CRS) responds to emergencies (outside the USA) around the world serving those most in need. To assist those affected by the Earthquake and Tsunami  in  Indonesia, you can go online:  You can also donate by phone or mail as follows:

Donate to CRS by Phone

Call 877-435-7277 from 8 a.m. to 11 p.m. Eastern Time.
  1. Donate to CRS by Mail

    Mail your check or money order to:
    Catholic Relief Services 
    P.O. Box 17090 
    Baltimore, MD 21297-0303 Source: Catholic Relief Services