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CAFOD - Christmas Gifts
CAFOD – Christmas Gifts

CAFOD World Gifts – the true spirit of Christmas Giving Give a gift that will change a life. There are gifts for every budget from Happy Queen Bee at £4 to Help a Refugee Child at £46. Each CAFOD World gift has been chosen for the real and lasting difference it makes to families living […]

CAFOD - Needs You
CAFOD – Needs You

CAFOD Portsmouth is looking for enthusiastic volunteers to help us visit Catholic primary schools in Guernsey. If you are a good communicator and interested in global issues please get in touch. This role aims to empower young people to make a difference in today’s world. You need to have time during the week to visit […]

CAFOD Family Fast Day
CAFOD Family Fast Day

A huge thank you to everybody for their generosity on Family Fast Day. Your fasting has raised over £2,586 towards wells for Uganda, that is nearly three and a half wells – an amazing result. If you haven’t handed your envelope in yet, it’s not too late so drop it in with the collections this […]

CAFOD Family Fast Day - 5th Oct
CAFOD Family Fast Day – 5th Oct

CAFOD Family Fast Day Friday 5th October Please take home a Fast Day envelope this weekend and prayer card. On family Fast Day CAFOD invites us to eat simply and give the money we save to help the poorest people in the most hard to reach regions around the world.  

CAFOD
CAFOD

CAFOD Match Funding can make a huge difference. Portsmouth diocese raised an amazing £4.3 MILLION which will be doubled by the government (Our contribution had already been doubled by Guernsey States meaning we sent over £15,000). The match funding will go towards malnutrition projects in Zimbabwe and Eritrea. Thank you all for your generosity.  

WINGS Collection
WINGS Collection

WINGS collection on 26th August: Over the past year your generosity has allowed WINGS to make the following donations: Cafod Emergency appeal re Rohinga – £150 Wayaya – £250 Friends of Katete – £250 Tumaini Fund – £1886 / £500, (special collection for hospital treating children injured by hand grenade) Don Bosco Missions £450. The next […]

CAFOD Lenten Offerings
CAFOD Lenten Offerings

To date you have very generously raised  £5,528 from your Lent Fast Day donations and CAFOD boxes. The UK Government has pledged to match this amount if the monies are sent in good time. The Guernsey Overseas Aid & Development Commission has pledged to do the same. This means that over £15,000 will be received […]

CAFOD - Thank You
CAFOD – Thank You

CAFOD thanks you for your support to the Lent Fast Day appeal. Donations to CAFOD until 12th May will be doubled by the UK Government. We have planned a £5 million programme to combat malnutrition – and with it we hope to be able to reach 245,000 people. But we need the full amount of […]

Share the Journey - A Conference On Refugees
Share the Journey – A Conference On Refugees

Responding to Pope Francis’ and Caritas Internationalis call to “Share the Journey”, CAFOD & Caritas Diocese of Portsmouth are co-sponsoring a conference on refugees on the 12th May in St Edward the Confessor Church in Chandlers Ford. The conference will also be entitled “Share the Journey” so come along and see what we can practically […]

Diary Dates
Diary Dates

The Parish Lent Reconciliation Service will take place on Thursday 22nd March at 7.00pm in St Joseph’s Church. ~oOo~ Lenten Parish Soup Supper will follow the Stations of the Cross on Friday 23rd March in St Joseph’s Hall – payment is by donation only for CAFOD. ~oOo~ Benediction: Sunday 25th March at 4.00pm at Our […]