Our Works & Community

Aid to the Church in Need (Australia)

This organisation is not a service of the Archdiocese of Sydney. Please direct any query to the organisation directly.

Description An international Catholic Charity dependent on the Holy See, providing pastoral relief to needy and oppressed churches. Founded in 1947 by Fr Werenfried van Straaten, Aid to the Church in Need today has over 600,000 benefactors in 16 different countries. The organisation approves over 8,000 requests for aid annually from Eastern Europe, the former Soviet Union and the Third World. It has been granted the status of a Universal Public Association by the Holy See.
Website http://www.aidtochurch.org