Volunteers meet International Partners

Volunteers and staff with some of the country representatives

Volunteers from around the South West region which, in CAFOD terms, includes the Archdiocese of Cardiff and the diocese of Menevia, travelled to St Bonaventure’s parish in Bristol to meet country representatives who are working in Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Sierra Leone, Liberia and Ethiopia.

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Appeal launched in CAFOD South Wales to respond to the Ethiopian drought

Ethiopia Food Crisis Appeal 01 ADCS Mekele Herit-18 (2).jpgTwo failed rainy seasons which supply over 80% of Ethiopia’s agricultural crops has exhausted people’s ability to cope and they have simply run out of options for feeding their families and animals. We are appealing to our supporters in South Wales to help provide food, clean water and basic sanitation Continue reading

St Helen’s in Caerphilly hosts St David’s Day tea


To celebrate St David’s Day, the CAFOD group from St Helen’s parish in Caerphilly held a Welsh tea. The group sold home-made cakes including Bara Brith, Tiesen lap and Aberffraw cakes to over 80 people from the parish. Continue reading