What does CAFOD do?

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 practical help, whatever their religion or culture. Through our global Church network, one of the largest in the world, we have the potential to reach everyone. And we campaign for global justice, so that every woman, man and child can live a full and dignified life.

How to get involved with CAFOD

Whether you donate, campaign, download prayers or volunteer you are saving lives and helping us ensure that no one is beyond reach of the love and care they need.

Get inspired

There are so many ways to fundraise with CAFOD! Get inspired and make a real difference to people's lives.

Pray with us

Use our range of prayers to pray for all our sisters and brothers throughout the world

Latest News

CAFOD Director Christine Allen greets the Archbishop of Bukavu in eastern DR Congo.

CAFOD responds to DRC Ebola outbreak

We are on the frontline in DR Congo where the World Health Organisation has declared an Ebola global health emergency.

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