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.
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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
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 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 […]
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 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 […]
Could you inspire young people to make a difference? Could YOU be a CAFOD school volunteer? Schools Volunteers are a vital part of our work bringing Catholic social teaching to the next generation – but there is a shortage in Portsmouth Diocese and we need your help. By becoming a CAFOD School Volunteer you will […]
Many, many thanks to all those who supported Cafod Soup Sunday. The soup makers, bread makers and those who donated a generous total of £319.00. Just this amount can train over 50 health workers to check babies for malnutrition. Thank you.
CAFOD theme for this Lent ‘Your love expressed through their hands’ highlights the support given to health experts working in the most deprived parts of our world. People like Sr Consilia of Zimbabwe, a pharmacist who has helped to save the lives of many women and children. At her clinic pregnant mothers and babies get […]
29th February – Mary’s Meals – St Joseph’s 1st March – CAFOD Soup Sunday 6th March – World Day of Prayer (Family Fast Day) 8th March – Befrienders Tea Party 29th March – Youth Mass 19th April – Benediction – St Joseph’s 28th June – Chris Stefanick, founder of RealLife Catholic. A day of Testimony, […]