CAFOD Walk for Water appeal - Please donate to this cause this lent.

We take clean water for granted; it just comes from the taps in our homes. One in three people in the world don’t have access to clean water close to their homes.

The money you give will help people like Abdella and Hagos in Ethiopia who are struggling to cope in an increasingly hotter and drier climate. Abdella walks for 10 hours a day to collect water for his family. Hagos and his family nearly starved due to drought, but thanks to our Church family and support like yours, CAFOD provided him with solar-powered water pumps. Hagos and his neighbours now have flowing water to cultivate their land.

Water is precious and we take it for granted, please help!

Ways to Donate

· Family Fast Day is on Friday 26 February. Envelopes will be given out at mass this weekend and collected on Sunday 28th.

· Put your donation in an envelope, label it CAFOD Walk for Water and drop it through the door of the presbytery

· Sponsor St Joseph’s Dinnington Walk for Water Team on Just Giving.

Nine parishioners, are taking part in the 40 day Walk for Water Challenge, we will be walking 10,000 steps a day for 40 days in solidarity with Abdella and Hagos. You can either sponsor a team member when they ask, or click on the link on the Parish What’s App Group, or click on the link below and press donate to a team member.

https://www.justgiving.com/team/st-josephs-dinnington-walk-for-water

Any problems please ring me on 07817542303

Thank you so much

Chris Parrott


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