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Since October, Catholic World Mission has been on the radio waves!
Listen in as Catholic World Mission Executive Director, Deacon Rick Medina, and Chairman of the Board of Directors, Fr. Daniel Brandenburg, LC, share stories of inspiration and hope from communities around the world including:

Latin America
…and right here in the United States!

Be sure to join us every Friday!

Deacon Rick Medina and Fr Daniel Brandenburg

Catholic World Mission is pleased that Radio Maria broadcasts “The Face of Hope: The Catholic World Mission.” We are responsible for our program content, but not for the views, opinions, or actions of Radio Maria or its other programs, either in the USA or throughout its extensive worldwide network of affiliated radio transmission in other countries.



The Face of Hope: The Catholic World Mission

[ October 30, 2020 ]

Catholic World Mission works to spread the message of the Church and rebuild communities worldwide. We accomplish this through four pillars—or categories—of projects: Dignified Living, Education, Evangelization,and Disaster Relief . Tune in to learn what we do and what sets us apart.

CWM Pillars, Education, Evangelization, Disaster Relief, Dignified Living



Tea Farmers in Bangladesh and the Dignity of Work

[ November 6, 2020 ]

Today, we break open the Church’s teaching on the dignity of work and the importance of quality Catholic education in breaking the cycle of poverty. Learn about the amazing progress being made for tea farmers in Bangladesh!

Projects discussed in today’s episode:


Tea Farmers, kids Bangladesh



Missionary Work with Tribal People in India

[ November 13, 2020 ]

Hearts are ablaze for the Gospel in India, thanks to the work of missionary priests in remote locations. We’ll discuss the power of community and the very real ways the Gospel is changing lives.

Projects discussed in today’s episode:

Dignified Living

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A Helping Hand: Mano Amiga Schools in Latin America

[ November 20, 2020 ]

One of our oldest partnerships has been with Mano Amiga Schools, a network of Catholic schools throughout Latin America and the Philippines. These schools are truly inspirational: they’ve taught students for decades, and have helped entire families escape poverty.

Projects discussed in today’s episode:

Mano Amiga Schools


Kids from Mano Amiga Cancun



The Ghana Friendship Project

[ November 27, 2020 ]

Over the past 10 years, our partner Msgr. Simon Assamoah has been an agent of positive change for the people of Ghana. With his instrumental help, we’ve been able to complete many good works: construction of a church, water wells for a poor village, recent support for COVID-19, and Msgr. Simon even helped pioneer our monstrance distribution program!

Projects discussed in today’s episode:


Ghana Friendship Project

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Listen to the next episode on December 4, 2020  at  2:00 pm eastern

Partnering with the poor in Ecuador

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