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.

Coronavirus Appeal

With your essential support, our local experts and community volunteers can help families rebuild their lives.

Pray for Beirut

Prayers for those affected by the explosions in Beirut on 4 August.

Education resources

Learn how you can feel more hopeful this summer while making a difference to others.

Latest News

Beirut explosions

Beirut explosions: How you can help

The disaster in Lebanon adds to an existing political and economic crisis, putting further stress on people as they struggle to cope in their daily lives.

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