Press Release

Sister Donna responds to release of “Poverty, Opportunity, and Upward Mobility

Responding to the release of “Poverty, Opportunity, and Upward Mobility,” Catholic Charities USA President & CEO, Sister Donna Markham OP, PhD commented, “Publication of this document raises awareness of the importance of addressing poverty, an issue that remains pervasive in our nation today. We welcome the opportunity to continue discussions concerning how Catholic Charities and other nonprofits can work with all levels of government to reduce, alleviate, and ultimately prevent poverty in America,” she continued.

  • About Catholic Charities

    Catholic Charities USA (CCUSA), a member of Caritas Internationalis, is the national office for the Catholic Charities ministry nationwide. CCUSA’s members provide help and create hope to more than 8 million people a year regardless of religious, social, or economic backgrounds. 

Share Press Release