CAFOD is the official aid agency of the Catholic Church of England & Wales & part of Caritas International.

They aim to help people make a decent living, not relying on handouts. 

CAFOD works with communities across Africa, Asia, Latin America &  Middle East helping people to tackle poverty & injustice. They work with people of all faiths & none.

In disasters & emergencies CAFOD is there to help with resources for survival & recovery.

Family Fast Day during Lent 2018 is on Friday 23 February.

Money raised towards our Lent appeal between Shrove Tuesday 13 February and Saturday 12 May will be doubled by the UK Government, up to £5 million.

Family Fast Day envelopes are available in all churches. 


For more information check out the CAFOD Website.