Fundraising

Philippines Typhoon causes major damage

Philippines Typhoon causes major damage

A deadly Philippines typhoon that crossed the country on 14-15 September has caused extensive damage and disruption. Typhoon Mangkhut (locally named Ompong) affected more that 270,000 people in 30 provinces as the storm damaged houses, crops and livelihoods. Roads and bridges are blocked by landslides and the electricity supply is down. 138,000 people were forced ...

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Caritas on Lent 2013: Be a life saver

Caritas on Lent 2013: Be a life saver

When an emergency hits, getting food, water, protection, healthcare, shelter, care and counselling to people in need is our priority. Making sure that this happens in a coordinated, effective and efficient way is the responsibility of the Caritas Internationalis Emergency Response Team. Whether it is travelling to emergencies in support of local staff, working with ...

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Be a successful fundraiser: which conferences to attend

Be a successful fundraiser: which conferences to attend

By Nigel Wallace, Caritas Internatioanlis Director of Income Development Professional fundraisers don’t have too many opportunities to get together with their global colleagues to share ideas, learn about new emerging trends, and to share stories of successes, challenges and complex issues. There are, however, 2 major conferences that take place on different continents that are ...

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Be a successful fundraiser

Be a successful fundraiser

By Nigel Wallace, Caritas Internationalis Director of Income Development Caritas Lebanon is very fortunate to have Fr. Simon Faddoul as its president. The charismatic priest and his enthusiastic team are dedicated to Caritas and helping the thousands of local people, migrants and refugees who rely on their support and aid. Caritas is far reaching with ...

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