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Overview of the Appeal

Your gift to the Annual Appeal 2018 will provide loving care, opportunities for education, and leadership formation for people throughout our archdiocese. One hundred percent of your donation goes directly to build God’s kingdom where it is most needed. Give today >>

One hundred percent of your donation to the Appeal provides care, education, and spiritual formation to people throughout our archdiocese.
Give today >>

Programs and Ministries receiving support


  • Tuition assistance for Catholic school
  • Inner city Catholic school assistance
  • Parish religious education programs


  • Campus ministries
  • Hospital chaplains
  • Prison ministries
  • Catholic Deaf Center

Special Ministries

  • Office of┬áCultural Diversity
  • Young adult ministries
  • Social development ministries

Communications and Outreach

  • TV Mass
  • Media tools to support
    New Evangelization efforts

Family Life and Pro-Life

  • Family life ministries
  • Birthing and Care
  • Natural family planning
  • Pregnancy aid centers
  • Pro-life activities

Vocations and Clergy

  • Financial assistance for seminarians
  • Post-ordination educational opportunities
  • Care of elderly and ailing priests
  • Saint┬áJohn Paul II Seminary

Catholic Charities

  • Charitable programs at over 80 locations
  • Spanish Catholic Center
  • Behavioral Health Services

Leadership Formation

  • Lay leadership development
  • RCIA and other parish life activities