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Thank you to all who organised events for Harvest Fast Day!

Thanks go out to all the schools and youth groups around Westminster that organised events for this year’s Harvest Fast Day!

On Sunday, around 20 young people from the Church of Christ the King, Cockfosters, organised a car wash for CAFOD after Harvest Fast Day Masses, with the help of Brother Albert, of the Chemin Neuf community. 152 more words


Planning a simple Friday supper on Harvest Fast Day? Look no further for inspiration!

CAFOD has launched a cookbook, Friday Suppers, featuring recipes written by the former recipe tester to the UK’s best-selling cookery writer Delia Smith.

The book was written by Pauline Curran, a lifelong Catholic who worked alongside Delia Smith for two decades, to provide inspiration for meat-free meals for those observing Friday abstinence. 430 more words


Even the smallest contributions to CAFOD can make a BIG difference!

CAFOD‘s appeals often focus on the big problems, and the big solutions. But even the smallest contributions can add up to make a huge difference to the people and communities with whom CAFOD works around the world. 199 more words


CAFOD volunteers get ready to visit schools throughout the diocese!

CAFOD Westminster’s energetic team of schools volunteers are preparing to visit schools throughout North London and Hertfordshire as Harvest Fast Day approaches!

Last Wednesday, 17 September, our schools volunteers came together in Oakwood to share stories of their positive experiences spreading the word about CAFOD in the last academic year, and get ready to start inspiring young people once again as the summer break ends by learning about CAFOD’s new schools resources. 312 more words


EVENT: Is sustainability good business? - Panel Talk, Wednesday, 15 October

Sustainability is surely a good idea. It promotes the common good by ensuring that people, resources and the environment, are developed and nurtured for the benefit of all. 222 more words


EVENT: 'Peacemaking calls for courage, much more so than warfare' - Reflections on the two World Wars with the Herts. Justice & Peace commission

It is still not too late to book a place to join the Hertfordshire Justice and Peace Network this Saturday, 13 September, for a day of reflection on the two World Wars. 289 more words


"When I am with the pigs, I feel moved, because they help me to get an education and a good job.” - Your Fast Day support at work in Nicaragua

Thank you to everyone that joined us here in Oakwood last Saturday, 6 September, for our Harvest Volunteer Morning.

More than 40 supporters gathered in the Church of Christ the King to learn more about CAFOD’s work tackling hunger and poverty alongside developing communities, in preparation for this year’s Harvest Fast Day. 450 more words