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Project Compassion

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Grateful for a hope-filled world

Taking over as CEO just before COVID hit, Kirsty Robertson says she is grateful to now be able to get out and meet in person some of the 60,000 Australian Catholics who support the work of Caritas Australia through the Project Compassion appeal each year.

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Promoting compassion in our community

After nearly seven months travelling around Australia with his young family in a camper trailer, Dan Ryan has returned eager to be even more involved in parish life, jumping at the opportunity to promote the annual Project Compassion appeal.


Connecting with students

A change to the way Caritas Australia delivers its educational programs is helping school students to examine more closely Catholic social teaching, according to Deacon Paul Reid.