Where Our Funds Go

Where our funds go?

Your support is the life blood of our humanitarian work.

We value donations and trust given from our supporters when investing in our programs and the commitment to bring hope and change to vulnerable people around the world.

When you donate to Caritas Penang, you can be sure of our careful stewardship of your contribution. We pride ourselves in having one of the lowest administration rates in the sector.


Our Programs

97% of funds are spent on Local and International Programs, including Education, Medical, Covid-19 Relief, Migrants & Refugees, Indigenous people, Aid to the needy, Charitable homes and advocacy programs in Malaysia.


Administration & Fundraising

2.2% of funds are spent on essential administration costs, including our talented people. 0.4% of funds are spent on Fundraising, so that we can maintain and expand the scope of our humanitarian partnerships.


Total Payouts in 2023

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Through 29 Catholic churches in the state of Perlis, Kedah, Penang, Perak and Kelantan, 13 organisations and 28 individual social mission groups, we were able to fund for charity and send aid to the poor & excluded in Malaysia.


Evangelise through charity.

As a member of Caritas Internationalis, one of the largest humanitarian networks in the world, we work together with other dioceses and archdioceses in Malaysia, Catholic missionary organizations, local communities, group, and ministries in parish or diocese level to drive their own development and build a just world for all.


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The Catholic church’s mission is to carry out and continue the work of Jesus Christ on earth. Therefore, we seek to work with communities, non-governmental organisations, and local authorities to promote an inclusive and sustainable development for all.

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What is Caritas

Caritas is the charitable arm of the Roman Catholic Church. It is to spearhead the church’s social mission, to respond to humanitarian crisis, promote integral human development and advocate on the causes of poverty and violence.

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Caritas Penang comes under the jurisdiction of The Titular Roman Catholic Bishop of Penang.

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