2021-22 Contest Theme

“Builders of Peace in Our Communities”

Participate in the Contest!

       1. Learn about Poverty in the U.S. and CCHD’s response.
       2. Learn about the Two Feet of Love in Action.
       3. Integrate new knowledge and findings.
       4. Create your multimedia work.
       5. Use your work to teach others.
       6. Submit your work to the contest.

CCHD Youth Contest 2013 Winner - Washing in Jesus Footsteps

Contest Packets

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View galleries of previous winners.


Educational Resources

Poverty USA   

The Two Feet of Love in Action


The Catholic Campaign for Human Development (CCHD) Creating on the Margins Contest is a tool to engage young people in grades 7-12 in learning about poverty in the U.S., its root causes, and faith-inspired efforts to address poverty, especially through CCHD.