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The Charitable Works Fund
Thank you for your generous support for our Parish CWF Appeal. Your considered donations support our Parish in meeting our CWF quota as well as all those who directly benefit from the good works provided by CatholicCare, Confraternity of Christian Doctrine (CCD), St Edmund’s College, St Lucy’s school and the Ephpheta Centre. If you haven’t already made a donation and would like to do so, please use the envelopes in the pews and at the back of the Church. Envelopes can be placed in either collection plate.  Donations to CWF are 100% tax deductible.

  • The CWF provides financial support to the Confraternity of Christian Doctrine (CCD). The CCD coordinates Catechist training and provides curriculum materials to over 1,000 catechists (scripture teachers) who minister to over 16,000 Catholic public school students in our Diocese.
  • The CWF provides financial support to CatholicCare for 5 Pastoral Care Practitioners who give pastoral care to over 3,000 patients, over 700 families and over 180 staff across 7 hospitals in the Diocese.
  • The CWF provides financial support St Lucy’s School which provides a Catholic primary school education for over 130 students with disabilities and special needs.
  • The CWF provides financial support to St Edmund’s College which provides a Catholic high school education for over 130 students with disabilities and special needs.
  • The CWF provides financial support to the Ephpheta Centre where deaf and hard of hearing people can access advocacy services, Mass and spiritual guidance.