Step into the Gap volunteer Rod meets our partners in Cambodia

Join us online on Wednesday, 14 June at 1pm to hear from Rod Howlett, a Step into the Gap volunteer with CAFOD.

Rod will talk about some of the Cambodian communities and partners he visited and share his reflections on the Step into the Gap programme.

To register for the webinar, please go to:

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Rod talks about his upcoming visit to Cambodia

Rod Howlett is taking part in the Step into the Gap programme. In a few weeks, he will travel to Cambodia to meet local communities who have been helped by the fundraising and campaigning of CAFOD’s supporters in England and Wales. He tells us about his year so far and his preparation and expectations for visiting Cambodia.


As I sit in a cold post-Christmas front room in Nottinghamshire, I feel a long way away from Cambodia, in the middle of the dry season, where I will be in a few weeks.

Since September, I have volunteering at the Briars Catholic Youth Retreat Centre in Crich Derbyshire. Whilst there, I have been promoting the work of CAFOD to the various school groups that come to the Briars through presentations, games and prayers. In short, anything that engages young people in CAFOD’s work in…

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Candles for CAFOD

Candles for CAFOD

CAFOD supporters from across the country are coming up with new and innovative ways of supporting our Lent Fast Day appeal. In the Diocese of Northampton, parishioners found a great way to turn old into new…

When the Chapel of St Alban in Winslow closed last year and moved its services to the Anglican Church of St Laurence, it necessitated clearing more than 60 years of accumulated bits and pieces from the small premises.

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