Glossary of Terms

Africa – A place where Trócaire helps
Archbishop – A bishop who is higher up than all other bishops.

Bishop William Crean – The chairman of Trócaire
Broke – A person who is poor.

Charity – An organization set up to provide help and raise money for those in need.
Children – Humans below the age of 18.
Caring – Being nice, kind and generous.

Donations – To give money to the poor.
Dóchas Code – The code is based on these three rules:Respect for the dignity of the people concerned; Belief in the equality of all people;Acceptance of the need to promote fairness, solidarity and justice.

Equality – The state of being equal, especially in status, rights, or opportunities.
Education – The process of learning things at school or university.
Éamonn Meehan – The executive director of Trócaire.

Fundraising – An event held to raise money for a worthy cause.


~ list being compiled by Clíona (6th)