Archdiocese of Baltimore collecting money for Philippines typhoon relief efforts at all Masses this weekend

Archdiocese of Baltimore

Archbishop William E. Lori, Archbishop of Baltimore, has asked all Catholic parishes in the Archdiocese of Baltimore to hold a special collection at Masses this coming weekend to support typhoon relief efforts in the Philippines.

All money raised will be directed to Catholic Relief Services in support of their efforts to provide humanitarian aid.

Parishioners are also encouraged to give directly to CRS at

Be sure to visit the CRS web page with information on typhoon relief. Additionally, they have provided this infographic:

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