Prayers and help for Ukraine

Ukraine is in a state of war. ACN has supported the Church in Ukraine during the past and it will not abandon her at this very critical and difficult time.
Ukraine is in a state of war. ACN has supported the Church in Ukraine during the past and it will not abandon her at this very critical and difficult time.

Religious Freedom Report 2021

Religious Freedom is severely violated in one out of three countries worldwide. This fundamental right was not respected in 62 countries between 2018 and 2020.
Religious Freedom is severely violated in one out of three countries worldwide. This fundamental right was not respected in 62 countries between 2018 and 2020.
Christians are in a minority in this part of the country and suffered terrible violence at the hands of Boko Haram...
Terrorist attacks in Abuja, Nigeria, have set the population on edge, and brought the country to the brink of disaster, says Mgr. Kaigama...
On the morning of June 19, dozens of armed members of the Fulani tribe descended on two churches in Rubuh,...
The Church must propose clearly and courageously to each new generation the vocational call, help people to discern the authenticity of their call from God and to respond to it generous
Thousands of Christians in Africa and the Middle East, persecuted and displaced because of their faith, depend on the Church’s social and pastoral work.
Several hundred buildings around the world light up in red to illuminate consciences and remember persecuted Christians.

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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