• Campaign with CAFOD but contacting your MP

What does CAFOD do?

CAFOD stands for the Catholic Agency For Overseas Development. We are an international development charity and the official aid agency of the Catholic Church in England and Wales.

We stand beside people living in poverty – whatever their religion or culture. Through local Church partners, we help people directly in their own communities, and campaign for global justice, so that everyone can reach their full potential.

How to get involved with CAFOD

Whether you donate, campaign, download prayers or volunteer you are saving lives and helping some of the world’s poorest people.

Get involved today

Become a CAFOD campaigner by writing to your MP or receiving our monthly e-newsletter.


Show solidarity with our sisters and brothers around the world by using these prayers in your parish or on your own.

Children and young people

Organise a Share the journey walk in your school or youth group to stand in solidarity with refugees and migrants.

Latest News

CAFOD volunteers attending a Power To Be Event with speaker Father Peter Hughes in Wrightington, Wigan.

Speaking out for justice made easy

Speaking out for justice makes a difference. Campaigning is a powerful tool to do it. There are many ways you can join CAFOD as a campaigner. If you’ve ever signed a petition, contacted your MP or spoken out about an issue that you care about, then you’ve already campaigned. Discover how easy it is to campaign with CAFOD below. 

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