From 1st June to 1st July we are celebrating our wonderful volunteers with a series of online events so please join us.
CAFOD Volunteers month 2021
Thursday 3rd June, 7pm-8pm: Mini workshop- Great photo’s
Capture your volunteering stories and events. Learn how to take great photo’s to show the amazing volunteer activities you do, from bake sales, to walking for water and everything in between!
Also watch on catch up on Friday 4th June 12pm-1pm
Tuesday 8th June, 7pm-8pm: Fairtrade and climate change- how is it linked?
Coffee, cocoa, bananas and many other products we rely on come from small farms in countries already badly affected by climate change. Join Adam Gardner, Head of Campaigns at the Fairtrade Foundation as he shares the link between climate change and the products we buy and how Fairtrade aims to create better prices, decent working conditions and local sustainability.
Also watch on catch up on Thursday 10th June 12pm-1pm.
Wednesday 10th June, 10.30am-12pm CAFOD Staff and Volunteers Briefing:
Join in a celebration of our volunteers achievements, find out what presenting is at the Children’s Liturgy is like from our volunteers.
Sunday 13th June Climate Sunday Mass with Bishop John Arnold
Livestreamed from Salford Cathedral.
For details check the Cathedral website: http://www.salfordcathedral.co.uk/
Thursday 17th June, 1pm-2pm: Cooking and Climate Change: Ethiopia special
Join CAFOD’s Belay Nema as she cooks up a tasty Ethiopian dish with Connor Molloy providing an insight into the link with between the results of climate change and food security.
Also watch on catch up on Friday 18th June 7pm-8pm.
Wednesday 23rd June, 7pm-8pm: Volunteers Round Table
You are invited to a special event with other volunteers to share your volunteering experience during the past year.
Thursday 1st July 6.30pm-7.30pm: Volunteer Forum
Join us to hear from CAFOD Director Christine Allen and Head of Advocacy, Communication and Education Neil Thorns about CAFOD’s challenges, joys and achievements of the past year and about our hopes for the future.
Thursday 1st July 7.30pm -8.30pm, Volunteers Mass
Join us for a special Volunteer’s Mass celebrated by Fr Mark Odion, to give thanks for our wonderful volunteers who have given so much to support our sisters and brothers around the world.
Register for events in the series here: https://www.bigmarker.com/series/Volunteers-month/series_summit (for The Climate Sunday Mass, check the Salford Cathedral Website for details).