Volunteer Experience: Meet CAFOD Volunteer John Mooney

Meet CAFOD Volunteer, John Mooney, who has been instrumental in campaigning against Poverty and Injustice!

John Mooney attending the Climate for Justice campaign march

John Mooney attending the Climate for Justice campaign march with Tony Sheen, Kathleen Nyland and Rosemary Dalton

John has been an active Campaign Volunteer both in his own Parish of St John Vianney, West Green Road , Tottenham as well as in neighbouring Parishes in the Haringey Deanery over 13 years.

John has done great work making his own Parish the first live simply parish in the Diocese back in 2013, check out our blog! Continue reading

A year of Live Simply at St John Vianney, West Green

Thank you to the Parish of St John Vianney, West Green for the ongoing commitment to Live Simply.

Though 2016 has drawn to a close, the parish of St John Vianney have continued their great work and commitment to Live Simply.

CAFOD BBC filming of Live Simply at St John Vianney

BBC filming of Live Simply at St John Vianney

In 2015 the parish organised:

  • Installed a Bicycle Rack
  • CAFOD ‘Turn up save lives’ in Houses of Parliament 0.7% GDP to overseas development March 2015
  • BBC filming of Live Simply at St John Vianneys

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Mary Immaculate & St Peter LiveSimply with CAFOD

The parish of Mary Immaculate & St Peter, Barnet encourages us all to LiveSimply through their recycling donation!

CAFOD Volunteer Sheila Gallagher LiveSimply

CAFOD Volunteer Sheila Gallagher

Thank you to CAFOD Volunteer Sheila Gallagher who, on behalf of her parish Mary Immaculate & St Peter, visited the CAFOD Westminster Volunteer Centre last week.

Sheila brought with her a large donation of recyclable items as part of Mary Immaculate & St Peter’s LiveSimply award criteria.

Did you know that recycling is just one of the many things you can do as part of CAFOD’s LiveSimply Award! Continue reading