Catholic Mission is the official mission aid agency of the Catholic Church, providing practical, spiritual and emotional support to communities in 160 developing countries world-wide, encouraging all people to be active participants, not passive recipients, of assistance.
Catholic Mission has two complementary tasks:
Visit Catholic Mission's website for more information and opportunities to contribute.
Caritas Australia is the Catholic agency for overseas aid and development. Our main involvement with Caritas each year is participation in the Project Compassion campaign, in parishes and schools, during Lent.
Caritas has a number of different core values, which include:
For more information about how you can contribute, please visit the Caritas website for more details.