is Catholic Relief Services’ Lenten faith-in-action program. It is a way for Catholics to live Lent. We invite you to pray, fast and give to deepen your relationship with Christ and bring hope to those in need around the world. Although the physical, paper bowl is for money collection, we are hoping that Rice Bowl becomes much more than that for your dorm community. We want to get Notre Dame students to pray about and become mindful of the many injustices in the world.
This website contains multiple resources that you can use to facilitate reflections and community building activities in the spirit of CRS Rice Bowl. Feel free to use any or all of these resources to fit the style of your community, as well as adding your own. From weekly reflection groups to preparing simple meals together, there are many ways in which you can adapt CRS Rice Bowl. It's easy to integrate these ideas within your existing routine and into everyday communication with your community.