Share Your Blessings, Sustain Our Faith.

We Help Our Church Touch Many Lives

The Foundation is an engine of hope. Our donors are the drivers. The Catholic Community Foundation is a valuable resource behind many of our Church’s most important ministries. With our guidance, our generous donors help further the mission of our Church.

A Dynamic Force for Catholic Philanthropy

We provide the resources necessary for individuals and organizations to establish endowments and funds that support the Catholic causes important to them.

You Know What Matters to You. Make It Matter Forever.

Catholics believe in sharing our blessings. The Catholic Community Foundation offers easy, flexible philanthropic options that allow you to support the values that are important to you and to create a lasting legacy.

Our Community Impact


Endowments held by Individuals, Parishes, Schools and other Organizations in 2017.

Endowments Supporting Catholic Education with over $922,609 distributed in 2017.

Endowments Supporting Parishes and Clergy with over $711,606 distributed in 2017.

Endowments Supporting Ministries, Outreach and Catholic Cemeteries with over $224,418 distributed in 2017.

Plan Your Legacy Now


There are gifts that provide income, gifts that can cost you nothing, and gifts that offer tax benefits – all while supporting a worthy cause.

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Get Started

Setting up a fund is a simple process. Begin to establish your legacy now!

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Contribute to a Fund

Not ready to establish a fund? Consider donating to any of over 400 established endowments and donor advised funds.


For Financial Advisors

Resources for financial professionals to incorporate endowments, donor advised funds and other giving options into a wealth planning strategy.

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How to Leave a Gift to Charity in Your Will

Learn how to leave a charitable gift in your will, so you can support the organizations and causes that mean the most...
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How to Use Your Retirement Savings for Charitable Giving

Learn how your retirement savings can be used to establish or sustain a legacy, instead of burdening your loved ones with unwelcome...
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6 Common Myths About Charitable Giving

Charitable giving offers many benefits, but it’s important to make your plans for giving back based on facts. We demystify 6 common...
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