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.

Give in memory

Celebrate the life of a loved one by helping others in their memory.

Prayers of remembrance

Reflect on the lasting impact your loved ones have made with our beautiful prayers of remembrance.

Children and young people

Explore our school resources to challenge and inspire your students.

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