" For I was hungry and you gave me food... "

" I was a stranger and you welcomed me... "

" I was naked and you clothed me... "

" I was sick and you visited me... "

" I was thirsty and you gave me a drink... "

OUR MISSION

               SERVE THE POOR, PROCLAIM THE LOVE OF GOD

CARITAS provides economic development, livelihoods, health and social care, education, service to foreign refugees, emergency and crisis intervention, environmental supervision and protection of the needy.

Caritas (Latin equivalent word for charity) was founded in 1897 in Freiburg, Germany. In 1972, the Jesuit Brother Elie Maamari founded Caritas South Lebanon in cooperation with this region bishops. It became Caritas Lebanon on September 9th, 1976.

Over five decades of its existence, Caritas has honored its commitment and pledge to the needy.

Help Other People

Our fingerprints on
the lives we touch
never fade.

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Migrant services

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Refugee services

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Youth volunteers

Spread Love and Kindness.

Embark on the journey of change.

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Abolish Kafala Campaign

We don’t have any other choice but to abolish Kafala, out of respect for human dignity, individual freedom and out of respect for ourselves.

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Upcoming Events

26
JUNE

Caritas Lebanon 50 Years Jubilee MASS CELEBRATION

  11:30 am
Harissa, Our Lady of Lebanon Basilica

2022 marks Caritas Lebanon's 50 years anniversary. The inauguration of this Jubilee will be celebrated in Harissa (Our Lady of Lebanon Basilica) by his Eminence, Patriarch Mar Bechara Boutros Al Rai.


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