Power to Be at St Swithun’s RC Primary

St Swithun's Pupils

Many thanks to St Swithun’s Primary in Portsmouth for welcoming back our fantastic school volunteers Patrick & Isobel Flynn. They came to talk to the children about CAFOD’s new Power To Be campaign.  One in six people are still living without electricity, the hopes of millions of the world’s children are too often a distant dream. Local, renewable energy is usually the cheapest, fastest and most efficient solution to bring power to the poorest communities. It can help families to lift themselves out of poverty, without harming the world we share.

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Jive dancing for CAFOD at Holy Family Southampton

Holy Family "Jive" for CAFOD

Holy Family “Jive” for CAFOD

Many thanks to Ewa, Marina, Vicky and Mike and all the CAFOD supporters from Southampton City Parish, St Boniface, the Polish community and the Holy Family Parish for organising the Jive for CAFOD evening on Saturday which has raised over £400 so far! It was a great night and everyone enjoyed learning the jive routines as you can see from the photos!  Thank you so much to everyone who supported the event. Continue reading

Sizzling Summer BBQ at St Saviour’s Isle of Wight on 13th August

Summer BBQ posterCome along to the annual Summer BBQ at St Saviour’s church Garden Totland Bay, Isle of Wight on Sunday 13th August from noon to 6pm. Entrance is free but donations welcome. BBQ food, tea and cakes will be available to buy and there will be fantastic entertainment from The Bay Wailers, and a quiz and raffle.

Many thanks to Alistair Drain and his wonderful team of CAFOD volunteers for organising the BBQ. We hope that the sun shines and look forward to seeing all the photos.