Laxmi walks on a suspension bridge next to her home in Jajarkot district, western Nepal. Photo: Richard Wainwright/Caritas Australia

Project Compassion

Get involved this Project Compassion by watching the stories, hosting a fundraiser, joining a Caritas Q&A, or downloading our school and parish resources.

Together, we can make a difference now, and For All Future Generations.


Donate or fundraise this Lent to help transform the lives of people living in poverty.



During the season of Lent, your parish can reflect, pray and fundraise for vulnerable people around the world.

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Download teaching resources that will help your students learn about poverty and social justice.



Learn about global issues with our fun and interactive resources for primary and secondary students.

student hub

For All Future Generations

Spanning across the six weeks of Lent each year, Project Compassion brings thousands of Australian schools, parishes and supporters together to raise funds for people living in some of the most vulnerable communities across the world. 

Your generous support can help change lives today - and For All Future Generations.

Project Compassion Stories

Laxmi, Nepal

Laxmi joined a child's club, became a leader in her school and is now a mentor to other girls in her village.

Priscilla, Zimbabwe

Priscilla learnt conservation farming skills to grow drought-resistant crops and started poultry farming to support her family during the current food crisis.

Thu, Vietnam

Thu can now earn extra income and care for his wife as she recovers from a stroke.

Tereesa, Australia

Through the Baabayn Young Mums and Bubs program, Tereesa was able to reconnect with her culture and create a better future for her children.