Family Fast Day parish communications pack

Use this communications pack to promote our Climate Crisis Appeal in your parish newsletter and on social media.

Suggested social media posts

Climate Crisis Appeal 

Facebook, Instagram or Whatsapp

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Climate Crisis Appeal 2021 - Social Media Square

Twitter

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Climate Crisis Appeal 2021 - Social Media Landscape

Suggested accompanying text:

Give to CAFOD this Family Fast Day to support people around the world working to protect God’s creation, and to help the poorest people adapt to climate change. Donate at cafod.org.uk/climatecrisis

Go Green Planet Friendly Meal

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Go Green 2021 - Social Media Square

Suggested accompanying text:

Please join us to share a planet friendly meal in support of CAFOD’s Climate Crisis Appeal. By making a donation and eating a simple, planet friendly meal in solidarity with people like Ivanilde, we can show that we are ready to step up and act as guardians of creation. Our meal will be at <INSERT TIME> at <INSERT PLACE>. #GoGreenChallenge

Slide for livestream Mass

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Climate Crisis Appeal 2021 - Slide for livestream Mass

Parish newsletter

Newsletter announcement for Masses on 25-26 September and 2-3 October

Our local experts are helping people all over the world to adapt to climate change and protect our common home. By donating to CAFOD this Family Fast Day you can help communities affected by the worst impacts of the climate crisis. Donate online through the CAFOD website or by using a CAFOD envelope. You can also easily give via text. Text CAFOD10 to 70580 to donate £10*. Or choose to give any whole amount between £1 and £20 by texting CAFOD, followed by the amount you would like to donate, to 70580.

*Texts cost £10 plus one standard rate message and you’ll be opting in to hear more about our work and fundraising via telephone and SMS. If you’d like to give £10 but do not wish to receive marketing communications, text CAFODNOINFO to 70580. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy: cafod.org.uk/privacy

Newsletter announcement for the week after your collection: 9-10 October

Thank you so much for your donations to CAFOD this Family Fast Day. Your generous gifts will help people like Ivanilde in the Amazon to protect our common home. You can add your voice to our petition calling for the Prime Minister to show leadership in tackling the climate crisis, and find out more about how you can get involved, by visiting cafod.org.uk/reclaim

Prayer of intercession

We pray for all those striving to protect the earth, our common home: that God may strengthen them in their work and inspire us all to be guardians of the precious gift of creation.

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