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Christian Aid Week

The climate emergency is one of the greatest injustices we face. Together we stop this climate crisis.

10 - 16 May 2021

This climate crisis hurts us all. But people living in poverty fight the worst of it every day.

From drought to flooding, climate change robs people of control over their lives. Extreme weather means people like Rose are struggling to survive without a reliable source of water.

Your gift could help a community build an earth dam, so when the rains do come, they will have the water they need to live. A reliable source of water will help families withstand long drought or relentless rainstorms.

Every envelope. Every gift. Every challenge can change lives.

Together we stop this climate crisis.

Create your personalised e-envelope

Your e-envelope could help vulnerable families withstand unpredictable weather caused by the climate crisis.

Get involved

Virtual fundraisers

Host a virtual event

Virtual events to connect with our neighbours near and far, as a global family for Christian Aid Week 2021.
Juliana Mulee Kivuva and members of the Climate Change Advocacy Group, Masue village, Makueni.

Challenge yourself

Take on our 300,000 steps challenge this May whilst getting fit and raising vital funds.
Christian Aid Week Collectors

Envelopes that change lives

Our iconic envelope can be used in many different ways, from the e-envelope to house-to-house collections.

Find all the resources you need

We have resources for all age groups to help you fundraise and worship to have an extra special Christian Aid Week.

Rose Katanu Jonathan sitting on the dry land caused by extreme drought in Dili Village, Kitui.

Rose Katanu Jonathan sitting on the dry land caused by extreme drought in Dili Village, Kitui. - Tom Pilston/ Christian Aid

Rose's story

Rose is caught in a cycle of climate chaos. From severe drought to flooding, extreme weather robs her of what she needs to survive: a reliable source of water.

Find out about Rose's story and learn how you can stand with people like Rose and help them fight the climate crisis.

Florence's story

A woman sings a deep, joyful tune. Her song lifts the spirits of the other women on the farm. This is Florence.

Florence could easily have been defeated. But Florence is a fighter, and she shows the women in her farming group that they can be fighters too.

Find out how Christian Aid Week donations like yours provided Florence with strength to withstand even the most unpredictable weather. 

Florence Muthiani and her group farming their plot in the village of Kyeng'e.

Tom Pilston/ Christian Aid

Worship with us

Join us with your church to pray and sing for climate justice.

We made such a difference together last year. Will you stand with us again?

We fought poverty

£4m
Together we raised this incredible amount to help vulnerable communities

We stood together

3802
This is how many e-envelopes you created

We raised funds

643
You created this many JustGiving pages

Christian Aid Week Help Centre

Our Help Centre will help you find answers to some commonly asked questions. We’ve also collected our top tips to help you make the most of your digital activities during Christian Aid Week and beyond. 

You can also listen again to sessions from our Changemakers Supporter Conference to find out more about digital fundraising and how you can get involved this Christian Aid Week.

Large group of smiling supporters holding red Christian Aid balloons