Join us on our Holy Island pilgrimage

CAFOD supporters and volunteers are invited to join together for the annual Holy Island pilgrimage on Saturday July 1. 

Holy Island

A photo taken at last year’s pilgrimage by David Cross

The pilgrimage is set to start at 1pm and for anyone not walking across the causeway, there will be a liturgy at St Aidan’s RC Church at 1.30pm.

A Mass of Thanksgiving will be held at 4pm in the Priory Church, celebrated by Father Chris Hughes

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CAFOD announces new gap year openings

CAFOD has just announced a new placement in their gap year programme in the South East and is welcoming applications from around the country.

Step into the gap

Could you spend a gap year with CAFOD?

Step into the Gap is an opportunity to volunteer in the UK, gain experience, develop leadership skills and visit an international CAFOD partner.

Learn more about gap year opportunities.

The scheme, which is open to 18-30-year-olds, gives participants the opportunity to live and work in a UK placement for an academic year whilst learning more about faith and social justice whilst inspiring others to make a difference.

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Music Evening to Aid East Africa Crisis

An entertaining musical evening was held in support of aid agency CAFOD’s East Africa Crisis Appeal. 

East Africa Appeal (2)

16 million are in need of help

Local group ‘The Intones’ performed at St Andrew’s parish hall in Teesville on Friday May 12.

Band members Jonathan Rees and David Hawkins played a wide range of music for the audience to enjoy.

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