Supporter meetings

supporter_meeting_bannerA meeting for all parish contacts and supporters in South Wales and Hereford, to introduce the Lenten theme as well as a chance to come together to share, pray, listen and be inspired in our work for global justice.

These day meetings will include a range of activities including a speaker, workshops, prayer and reflection as well as a shared lunch.  We have sent out a copy of the poster and an item for Parish Newsletters to all Catholic Churches in South Wales and Hereford.  So please, if you do not see this event advertised in your local parish, please download a copy of the poster and give it to your Parish to promote!

The dates and the poster for the meetings are:

Cardiff Archdioese

Venue: The Cornerstone, Charles Street, Cardiff (opposite St David’s Cathedral)

Time: Saturday 9th February, 11:00 – 16:00 (Mass available at the Cathedral at 10:00)

Keynote speaker: Camilla Storrie, CAFOD Directorate who will speak about a recent visit to Rwanda.

Download the poster here.

Menevia Diocese

Venue: St David’s Hall, St David’s Place, Swansea, SA1 3NG

Time: Saturday 2nd February, 11:00 – 16:00

Keynote speaker: Sister Pauline Kimeu,

Biog: Sister Pauline Kimeu works for CAFOD’s partner the Archdiocese of Mombasa in Kenya. CAFOD has worked with this partner for many years and is currently supporting them to implement a project on reducing stigma related to HIV and AIDS. The aim of the project is to increase the social inclusion of people living with HIV and AIDS and to enable them to access community, health, employment and education services, with mentoring support from Faith Leaders.

Download the poster here.

These meetings will be a wonderful opportunity for us all to meet up, share experiences and to listen and be inspired.  Please contact the CAFOD South Wales office if you require any further details.  For both meetings we are having a shared lunch.  So please do bring your own lunch, teas and coffees will be provided.  We look forward to seeing you all there.

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About Kieran O'Brien

As CAFOD Diocesan Manager for South Wales I cover the two dioceses of Cardiff and Menevia. I promote and support fundraising, education, campaigning and other CAFOD related initiatives in the area, encouraging as many people as possible to support our work around the world.

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