You have recently contributed generously to the CAFOD Harvest Fast Day, which focused on CAFOD’s work in El Salvador,
but did you know that …
CAFOD’s East Africa Appeal has enabled
25,200 people access to food in South Sudan and 40,000 in Somalia
19,400 people given health care in Somalia
30,750 people access to food, clean water and
sanitation in Northern Kenya and 20,000 in
The ‘Hands On’ project in Bolivia has provided
7 greenhouses, 4 water tanks, 39 wormeries and
taught 94 people how to make their own fertilisers.
After the Nepal earthquakes of 2015, CAFOD continues to work there building 34 schools and giving safety training teachers and students (The Catholic Community had donated £3.9 million to the Nepal Emergency Appeal)
CAFOD worked in Sierra Leone during the Ebola crisis by setting up local volunteer teams to carry out “safe and dignified burial practices” to satisfy cultural burial traditions.
The Lent Fast in 2016 raised £4.3 million, which was boosted by the Government (UK Aid) by £3.5 million making £8 million for some of the world’s poorest women in Uganda.
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