Pre-Lenten announcement 50 years of Share Lent!
On Ash Wednesday, Development and Peace – Caritas Canada will launch its 50th annual Share Lent campaign, entitled Women at the Heart of Change. Since the Organization’s founding in 1967, money donated annually by Catholics during Share Lent provides essential support to the poorest populations of Africa, Asia, Latin America and the Middle East. Today, Development and Peace supports 173 partners and 194 projects in 46 countries around the world! You can make Share Lent a part of your family’s Lenten journey by using the Solidarity Calendar. This year the Share Lent collection will take place on April 2nd, which is Solidarity Sunday