Share Lent Campaign Workshop.

Development and Peace’s Share Lent Campaign:

This Winter, Development and Peace continues journeying with the Catholic Church, our partners, and the indigenous people in the Amazonia in the protection of the largest rainforest on earth from commercial exploitation. Please join us with D&P for a deeper discussion on the effects of the damages to the Amazon rainforest on Indigenous Peoples and on the Global Ecosystem, and on D&P’s responses on

Feb. 11th, 5:00 to 8:00 pm at St. André Parish,

(1301 112 St, North Battleford – please RSVP to;


Feb. 22nd 1:00 to 3:00 pm at St. Joseph’s Parish,

(260 25 St E, Prince Albert – please RSVP to


Prince Albert Diocesan Council

Development and Peace/Caritas Canada


Development and Peace/Caritas Canada was established by the Canadian Bishops in 1967 and has the following mission:


The Development and Peace/Caritas Canada, a democratic movement for international solidarity, supports partners in the Global South in the pursuit of alternatives to unjust social, political and economic structures. 

It educates the Canadian population about the causes of impoverishment of peoples and mobilizes actions for change.

In the struggle for human dignity, Development and Peace/Caritas Canada associates with social change groups in the North and South. 

It supports women in their search for social and economic justice. 

Development and Peace/Caritas Canada, the official development organization of the Canadian Catholic Church, is inspired by the values of the Gospel, particularly "the preferential option for the poor."

Each Diocese has a Diocesan Council. In this diocese the

Co-Chairs are:


Deaneries 1, 2 &3: Marj Bienia (e-mail: and

Deaneries 4, 5 &6: Clarence Briand (e-mail:


The Deanery Leader for Prince Albert Deanery (1) is

The Deanery Leader for Melfort Deanery (2) is

Leroy Bader (

The Deanery Leader for Wakaw Deanery (3) is

The Deanery Leader for Shellbrook Deanery (4) is

The Co-Deanery Leaders for North Battleford Deanery (5) are

Louise Doom & Josephine Burns (


The Deanery Leader for Meadow Lake Deanery (6) is

Heather Oberhofer. (

There are 2 regular national campaigns each year:

The Fall Campaign is designed to raise awareness and educate Canadian Catholics about current issues worldwide.


The Share Lent Campaign is the major fundraiser that funds our programs.


We also welcome donors who wish to donate on a monthly basis through Share Year Round.


For more information please visit our national website: