Caritas Australia’s annual Lenten fundraising and awareness-raising appeal is an extraordinary, ongoing demonstration of the faith, love and generosity of the Catholic community and caring supporters throughout Australia to help end poverty, promote justice and uphold dignity.
Project Compassion demonstrates how love for our neighbours can transform lives this year.
First Australian Uncle Richard is a survivor of the stolen generation, forcibly as a child and taken to Kinchela Boys home in NSW.
“We can hopefully show the way for other people to learn from our pain. And we’re trying to be the leader, a role model for our kids.”