Caritas Pakistan is the social arm of the Catholic Church, which focuses on promoting Justice, Peace and Development. It was established on December 8, 1965 and operates on a mandate given by the Catholic Bishops Conference of Pakistan.
Caritas Pakistan Lahore is one of the seven diocesan units in the country. It is actively working to improve the social and economic conditions of the poor communities by creating awareness, organizing & educating people to become self-reliant communities.
Corresponding to the Archdiocese of Lahore, CPL has a working area of 23,063 sq km spread over following eight districts; Lahore, Kasur, Sheikhupura, Gujranwala, Hafizabad, Sialkot, Narowal, and Nankana Sahib. Our thematic areas are Disaster Risk Reduction, Health, Livelihood and WASH.
Cross cuttings issues of the organization are human rights, environment, gender and interfaith harmony. The social values of the organization are love, commitment honest, team spirit and openness, professionalism