This Lent, bring God’s healing love to Ukraine

The conflict between Ukraine and Russia escalated in 2022 with a full-scale invasion. The Church has been accompanying the Ukrainian people in these difficult times.
The conflict between Ukraine and Russia escalated in 2022 with a full-scale invasion. The Church has been accompanying the Ukrainian people in these difficult times.

Let us pray for peace in the Holy Land!

The Christian community in Israel and Palestine, has been living in a state of anguish, uncertainty and fear since the breakout of the war.
The Christian community in Israel and Palestine, has been living in a state of anguish, uncertainty and fear since the breakout of the war.

Helping Christians in need around the world

ACN is the only international Catholic organization dedicated to the pastoral and spiritual support of persecuted and suffering Christians.
ACN is the only international Catholic organization dedicated to the pastoral and spiritual support of persecuted and suffering Christians.
The President of Pakistan’s Catholic Bishops’ Conference, Bishop Samson Shukardin, has welcomed a Supreme Court decision to reject a government...
Health condition of Bishop Dumas of Anse-à-Veau/Miragoâne is stable The Secretariat of the Episcopal Conference of Haiti (CEH) has issued...
ACN is providing emergency aid for medical and humanitarian assistance to the affected families. Christians residing in the West...
Aid to the Church in Need International is dedicating this year’s Lent campaign to the situation faced by Christians in Nigeria.
These are decisive times for Christianity in the Middle East: faced with war, economic collapse and lack of prospects, many Christians see emigration as the only possible solution.
On 18th October of children all over the world will pray the rosary for unity and peace. You can also join our yearly prayer campaign!

Our Mission is to support Christians in Need

Founded in 1947 as a Catholic aid organisation for war refugees and recognised as a Pontifical Foundation since 2011, Aid to the Church in Need is dedicated to the service of Christians around the world, through information, prayer and action, wherever they are persecuted or oppressed or suffering material need.

ACN supports every year an average of 6.000 projects in close to 150 countries, thanks to private donations, as the foundation receives no public funding.

A Pontifical Foundation with worldwide reach

With offices in 23 countries and close to 400.000 benefactors, ACN is able to support every year an average of 6.000 projects in close to 150 countries.

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