Millions of innocent families suffer worldwide and in Switzerland from the consequences of poverty. Hunger, wars, natural disasters and the disregard for basic human rights threaten children, women and men. Every family should be allowed to live in dignity and security. As a Caritas Star, you support the strengthening of food security of small farming families in Mali, covering the basic needs of fleeing families in Burkina Faso, or combating poverty in Switzerland. With just 10 Swiss francs a month, you bring optimism.
How your sponsorship helps
was received by Caritas Switzerland from the Caritas Stars.
learnt to strengthen the sustainable use of natural resources with Caritas Switzerland. This was particularly the case in the areas of pastureland and forestry as well as energy efficiency.
69000women and men
have found better employment worldwide thanks to long-term income-generating projects organised by Caritas Switzerland.
Stories (German) Sponsorships change lives
Selected projects Your sponsorship supports
In annual reports you receive background information about the projects and themes of the sponsorships. We show you what you contribute with your sponsorship.
➜ Sponsorship reports (German, French, Italian)
LSV form for sponsorships to Caritas Switzerland (German)Download (pdf, 1.71 MB)
Header image: In vielen Ländern des globalen Südens lebt die Mehrheit der Bevölkerung von der Landwirtschaft. Caritas Schweiz hilft Bäuerinnen und Bauern, sich an die veränderten klimatischen Bedingungen anzupassen. © Ayaana Publishing