Making a Difference...
an evening with Cullen Larson from Catholic Relief Services
Learn how Catholic Charities works in providing relief and care in the world where turmoil and unrest occur.
In 2009, Larson worked with the CRS Overseas Support Department as Regional and Advocacy Representative for the CRS Europe/Middle East Region. In this role, he supported communications between CRS staff in Jerusalem/West Bank/Gaza and in other European/Middle-Eastern country programs with the Baltimore headquarters of CRS. He also provided policy analysis and support for CRS legislative advocacy related to issues in the Middle East. His international experience also includes study visits to CRS programs in Ethiopia, Senegal, Lebanon, Palestine/Israel, Haiti and Laos, and representing US Operations during the CRS Asia Region meeting in Thailand. Since 2004, he has helped develop a parish partnership between his Georgia parish and the rural parish of Notre Dame de Fatima in Bassin-Zim, Haiti."