Mass of Remembrance – Peaceful and Joyful

Our Lady of England in Storrington

Our Lady of England in Storrington

We would like to express our heartfelt thanks to the Parish of Our Lady of England in Storrington for hosting our Memorial Mass this year. Every year we hold this Mass to remember and pray for supporters, volunteers, friends and loved ones who have passed away.

On Saturday the 4th of November we made it through the torrential rain and gathered in the beautiful church in Storrington. Around twenty people came to celebrate and remember with us and Fr Charles led us through a beautiful liturgy with music, readings and prayers suitable for the occasion.

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Godalming campaigners challenge Sainsbury’s over threat to Fairtrade tea

A group of local campaigners have challenged Sainsbury’s decision to abandon the Fairtrade mark on some of its own-brand tea in favour of its own scheme.

Godalming campaigners challenge Sainsbury's over threat to Fairtrade tea

Godalming campaigners challenge Sainsbury’s over threat to Fairtrade tea

Last Saturday morning, 28th October, local Sainsbury’s customers who are also supporters of the Fairtrade Foundation and of CAFOD gathered outside Sainsbury’s Godalming to raise awareness of Sainsbury’s decision to replace the Fairtrade Mark on its Red Label and selected other teas with its own ‘fairly traded’ version. The group submitted over 20 letters to the Store Manager from concerned local people.

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Are you good with social media? Want to help us?

Do you know the power of this symbol?

Do you know the power of this symbol?

Do you want to help us with our social media (blog, Facebook and Twitter) and get some good experience for your CV?
Do you enjoy writing? Do you want to learn more about social media? Do you want to use your skills to make a difference?

If so, and if you have the time and enthusiasm to work with us here at CAFOD Arundel and Brighton as a social media communications volunteer, then please get in touch.

We can offer training in social media techniques and strategies and you can gain crucial experience, knowledge and points on your CV. You may be able to visit our office just South of Guildford or you could possibly work from a distance in the comfort of your own home. Expenses are covered.

“For me, utilising social media is crucial in order to reach a wider audience and get the message out to them about CAFOD’s great work especially at a local level. It is something I can easily incorporate into my hectic life at University and feel I am still making a difference.” Jack, communications volunteer in Northampton

All experience levels are very welcome to express interest – all you need is a willingness to help us with increasing our social media presence.

Amplifying our work on social media

Amplify our work on social media

If you’re interested in finding out a little more then please do get in touch and we’ll gladly fill you in.

01483 898 866 or arundelandbrighton@cafod.org.uk

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