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.

Join the Big Walk for Water

Take part in our virtual walk on 20 February in solidarity with people who don't have safe, clean water near their home.

Coronavirus prayers

Join us in praying for all those affected by coronavirus around the world.

Children and young people

Explore our fundraising, prayer and learning resources for schools to challenge and inspire your students this term.

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