St Joseph's Catholic Church, Oakham

Our Charities

Aid for Chad and Peru (Charity Number 328051)

How Aid for Chad and Peru started

  • In 1984 the world heard of a devastating famine in Ethiopia.
  • It reached our living rooms.
  • A little while later there was news of a similar famine in S. Chad.
  • Information about two Missions in S. Chad came into our hands.
  • We learnt about a Sr Dominique who was desperate for aid.
  • It moved hearts.

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