Understanding CAFOD

What is CAFOD? How did it start? How does CAFOD work overseas?

If you’d like to know more about our work please join us on Saturday 6 May, 1-5pm at St Mary’s the Mount Parish Centre, Glebe Street, Walsall, WS1 3NX.

Understanding CAFODFind out:

  • The Story of CAFOD – how it all began
  • CAFOD’s Vision, Mission and Values – what do they challenge us to do?
  • Our international development work – examples of our work in the field
  • Fundraising, finance and stewardship – where does the money really go?
  • Volunteering for CAFOD – how can you get involved?
  • Campaigning – why does it matter?

All are welcome: supporters, parish contacts, volunteers, priests – anyone who is interested in the work of CAFOD.

To confirm your place please contact Julia in the Birmingham Volunteer Centre: jhood@cafod.org.uk or 01922 722944

Meetings for CAFOD Supporters

 

Please come along to our upcoming meetings and hear about CAFOD’s work in Zambia and how to inspire others this Lent.

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Saturday 4 February, 10.30am-1.00pm:                                                                                       Holy Trinity Parish Centre, London Road, Newcastle, Staffs, ST5 1LQ

Wednesday 8 February, 7.00-8.30pm:                                                                                              St Mary’s Parish Centre, Leveson Street, Willenhall, WV13 1DA

Saturday 18 February, 10am – 1.30pm:                                                                                              St Joseph, Chalfont St Peter, SL9 8RY

Saturday 18 February, 10.30-12.00am:                                                                                              St Anne’s Church, 26 Bridle Lane, Sutton Coldfield, B74 3HB

Monday 20 February, 7.45-9.15pm:                                                                                                    St Thomas More parish, 112 Knoll Drive, Coventry, CV3 5DE (including a presentation on LiveSimply)

Wednesday 22 February, 10am – 12:30pm:                                                                                   Our Lady Help of Christians, Oxford, OX4 2ND

Thursday 23 February, 7.30-9pm:                                                                                                       St John the Evangelist parish, 25 South Bar Street, Banbury, OX16 9AF                      (including a talk by Bishop William Kenney on Iraq and South Sudan)

Saturday 25 February, 10.30am – 12.00nn:                                                                                      St. Chad’s & All Saints, Sedgley, DY3 3UE

and

Thursday 9th March, 7pm (not 7.30pm as previously stated):                                                       Mass on the eve of CAFOD’s Lent fast day (celebrated by bishop Robert Byrne).                  Our Lady of Mount Carmel, Redditch, B98 8LT

Friday 10th March:                                                                                                                                  CAFOD Lent Fast Day

For more information contact: 01922 722944 or birmingham@cafod.org.uk