CAFOD at St. Mary' s Menston

Last updated: 31/05/2018

CAFOD are the official Oversees Development Agency for the Catholic Church of England and Wales, dedicated to educating young people about global injustice, responding to the challenges of global poverty and encouraging people to campaign against systems that keep people around the world poor.
CAFOD are one of our four St. Mary's Menston charities because we work in solidarity with CAFOD in supporting our brothers and sisters around the globe in eliminating poverty and injustice.

“If we want to offer a World Class Catholic Education, then our classroom must be global.”
— Mrs J Findlay, St. Mary's Menston Chaplain

Our CAFOD Group creates and awareness of all that is done by the charity:

  • CAFOD Fast Days
  • CAFOD annual Walk for Water
  • Rich Man Poor Man Meal
  • CAFOD Assemblies
  • CAFOD Visiting speakers
  • Diocesan CAFOD Rep
  • Annual CAFOD Campaign Day at Notre Dame Sixth Form College
  • Myddelton Grange CAFOD Climate Change Walk
  • Our students have lobbied parliament as part of the Wave campaign

CAFOD News Stories

Video about what CAFOD stands for

Further Links

CAFOD Leeds Blog