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Your support enables us to have a truly global impact, ensuring that no one is beyond reach. We are committed to being honest, open, transparent and accountable about how we use the money you donate. 

For every £1 that you donate, CAFOD will spend 82p on international development, emergencies, education, campaigning, and advocacy work. 9p will be spent to generate future income, and 9p will be spent on support costs required to run the organisation.  

Of the 82p spent on international development, emergencies, campaigning, and education work, the breakdown is the following: 

  • 30p is spent to fund our international programmes work;

  • 46p is spent on emergencies and disaster relief;

  • 6p is spent on advocacy and UK education. 


What we do

CAFOD is the official aid agency for the Catholic Church in England and Wales.

With your help, we reach out to people living in hard-to-reach places, in war zones and those who are discriminated against.

Fundraising promise

Our fundraising promise outlines how we will behave when doing our fundraising and ensures it is legal, honest, open, transparent and accountable.