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CAFOD Lent Appeal
CAFOD Lent Appeal

Abdella’s Walk for Water: Abdella lives in an extremely remote and mountainous part of Ethiopia. It takes him ten hours a day to collect water. He says his life is being wasted as he has no time for anything else. Give today to reach vulnerable communities around the world with water and to provide other […]

CAFOD - Walk for Water
CAFOD – Walk for Water

Helen Shepherd, Head teacher of St Mary & St Michael Catholic Primary School is taking part in CAFOD’s Lenten challenge – Walk for Water – 10,000 steps a day for 40 days. These 10,000 steps symbolise the walk that many children undertake each day in order to collect water for their family. If you would […]

CAFOD TV on VIMEO
CAFOD TV on VIMEO

We are an international development charity and the official aid agency of the Catholic Church in England and Wales. We reach out to people living in poverty with…vimeo.com CAFOD Lent Appeal, Abdella’s Walk for Water. Millions of people walk miles a day to get water to survive. Abdella, in Ethiopia, is one of them. His […]

CAFOD
CAFOD

Thank you to all parishioners at Our Lady and the Saints of Guernsey for the generous support for CAFOD this year and for your latest donation of £2,859.20. It means so much to us that you have reached out to our brothers and sisters around the world, when life at home has quite changed. Thank you. […]

CAFOD World Gifts
CAFOD World Gifts

CAFOD World Gifts are a range of virtual gifts that transform the lives of those living in poverty overseas. New gifts this year included Keep Clean £6 (soap and washing powder for family) and Emergency Food £50 so please look online https://worldgifts.cafod.org.uk/ Many thanks for your support.  

CAFOD World Gifts
CAFOD World Gifts

CAFOD World Gifts are a range of virtual gifts that transform the lives of those living in poverty overseas. Look online www.worldgifts.cafod.org.uk  

CAFOD Fast Day - Thank You
CAFOD Fast Day – Thank You

So far £2,514 has been donated for CAFOD Coronavirus Appeal. Thank you so much! This generous response will make so much difference to the poorest in our world who are struggling to cope with the pandemic. Thank you also for the returned boxes. Boxes can also be kept for collection next Lent. If you would […]

CAFOD Family Fast Day - Friday 2nd October 2020
CAFOD Family Fast Day – Friday 2nd October 2020

CAFOD Family Fast Day – Friday 2nd October 2020 SURVIVE, REBUILD, HEAL This week our parish is marking Cafod’s Family Fast Day to help people facing the worst of the Coronavirus crisis. We have all felt its impact and Pope Francis asks us to ‘Stand together’ to help the poorest and most vulnerable in the […]

CAFOD Coronavirus Appeal
CAFOD Coronavirus Appeal

Dear CAFOD supporters, as I am sure you are aware, people in developing countries have been hit hard by the pandemic. For many it is a choice between isolating and eating. Your generous donations at Easter of approx. £1500 have been topped up by the Parish Finance Committee to £2000. CAFOD will be able to […]

CAFOD - Coronavirus Emergency Appeal
CAFOD – Coronavirus Emergency Appeal

CAFOD launched its coronavirus emergency appeal on 30th April. The effects of coronavirus on developing countries where CAFOD works are likely to be devastating. Families without enough to eat and without access to clean water and healthcare are particularly vulnerable to coronavirus. The poorest and most marginalised communities will be pushed further into poverty. Your […]