CRS Responds to Hurricane Matthew in Haiti, Jamaica and Eastern Cuba

Join CRS, our partners on the ground, and college and university students around the country in responding to Hurricane Matthew, a powerful category 4 storm that made landfall in Haiti on Tuesday, October 4, 2016.

Haiti response


Hurricane Matthew Prayer

Virtual Votive: Light a candle in our Virtual Chapel to pray for those in the storm's path.

Hurricane Matthew General Intercessions





  • Create a fundraising page for your university or CRS chapter so that you can pool your resources and make a collective impact.
  • Make a one-time individual donation online.
  • Send a check by mail to Catholic Relief Services; P.O. Box 17090; Baltimore, MD 21297-0303 [Please write "Hurricane Matthew" in the memo line.]


Act directly to respond to Hurricane Matthew by finding creative ways to bring your campus community together to pray, learn and give using the resources above.  

Act for the long-term:

Haiti Response