The final few days of the Walk for Water challenge!

So only 4 days left of CAFOD’s walk for water 10,000 steps a day for Lent challenge and as we head towards Holy Week and the end of Lent. I would like to say a HUGE THANK YOU to everyone who has taken part in the challenge and to all those who have donated . I have been bowled over by the number of walkers from the Portsmouth Diocese. I certainly didn’t think there would be such a tremendous response and so many people willing to take on the challenge!

As of yesterday we have walked 7860 miles and raised over £24,000 AMAZING!

Thank you all so much! Please click through the slide show to see some of the wonderful walkers !

Here are some of the just giving pages of those taking part so if you haven’t donated already then please donate today!

Diana Polisano from St James & St William of York Reading

Alix from Fordingbridge

Mary from Winchester

Paula from English Martyrs Reading

Mary Anne and Robert Normand from St Peter’s Winchester

Matt from St Bedes Basingstoke

Ruth Cunio from Southampton

Matt Bewers from St Thomas Jersey

Charles from St James & St William of York Reading

Helen Shepherd Head teacher at St Mary & St Michael Primary school in Guernsey

Jill from Our Lady of Lourdes New Milton

Ian from Sacred Heart Hook

Journey in faith group from Southampton

Confirmation group at Woolhampton parish

Mel and Jack from English Martyrs Reading

Teresa and Phil from Our Lady of Sorrows Fordingbridge

Moira from St Edward the Confessor Chandler’s Ford

Weronika from Waterlloville

Annie and Richard from Corpus Christi Bournemouth

Paul Draper from St Thomas More Twyford

Jim from St James & St William of York Reading

Yvonne Scott from St Joseph & St Margaret Clitherow Bracknell

Deacon Tony from St Bedes Basingstoke

Walkers from St Josephs & SS Thomas Havant

Southampton Parishes group

David from Our Lady Queen of Peace Earley

Janet from St Bedes Basingstoke

Sylvie from Portsmouth Cathedral

Judy from Sacred Heart Fareham

Judith from St Bedes Basingstoke

And myself and my husband!

2 thoughts on “The final few days of the Walk for Water challenge!

  1. Yes, I have enjoyed doing this challenge for Cafod as it was one I could easily do during the Lockdown without fear of catching the virus. . I just done a retreat with the Hearts of Fire, and I was amazed to find how the two linked, finding God in every thing.on my way. it gave me time to ponder. The money we raised is not bad either ! Happy Easter every one :not long now : Bravo !

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