CCUSA appreciates efforts in the Senate to advance the American Rescue Plan

Alexandria, VA (March 6, 2021) – Catholic Charities USA (CCUSA) appreciates the efforts in the Senate to advance COVID relief to help people and communities impacted by the pandemic.

“This American Rescue Plan will provide much-needed relief and a temporary lifeline to those who continue to suffer as a result of this pandemic,” said Sister Donna Markham OP, Ph.D., president and CEO of CCUSA.

Read the full statement here.


Patricia Cole, VP Communications


A member of Caritas Internationalis, Catholic Charities USA (CCUSA) is the national office for Catholic Charities agencies nationwide. Catholic Charities USA’s members provide help and create hope to more than 13 million people a year regardless of religious, social, or economic backgrounds. To learn more about CCUSA, please visit our website at