2013 Donation Recipients

In 2013, we have received and reviewed 195 applications for funds totaling $5,619,555.  We approved, in whole or in part, 107 applications (55%) and awarded gifts totaling $1,993,640.  Our average gift is $18,632.


Project Description

American Federation Pueri Cantores

Liturgical music for grades 4-12

Americans United for Life

Educational conferences and publication of Defending Life – 2013

Archdiocese of Santa Fe

Family Conference

Archdiocese of St. Paul-Minneapolis

Rediscover – parish based evangelization

Ave Maria University

Genuine.feminine Conference

Benedictine College Ministry

Monthly teen and young adult evangelization program

Bethlehem Farms 

Volunteer service projects

Boston Archdiocesan Choir School

Webcast liturgies and student training

Catholic Charities USA

Catholic Identity training

Catholic Distance University

Course on Second Vatican Council

Catholic Distance University

Variety of courses including Second Vatican Council, Basics of Catholicism and Scriptures

Catholic Information Center

Fellows of the Leonine Forum

Catholic Leadership Institute

Translate all materials into Spanish

Catholic Medical Association

Annual Education Conference

Catholic TV of San Antonio

Spiritual pilgrimage for college students

Catholic Voices USA

Training for media encounters

Catholics Come Home

Eucharist focused on bi-lingual commercials

Center for Research in the Apostolate (CARA)

Men’s & women’s religious orders research

Charis Ministries

Discernment retreat for young adults

Christ Child Society of South Bend

Pro-life activities

Congregation for the Sisters of St. Joseph

Sanctity of life materials

Courage International

Canonical recognition and clergy awareness

Diocese of Baton Rouge 

Inmate graduate-level formation program

Diocese of Beaumont

Diocesan Liturgical Conference

Diocese of Beaumont

Stewardship retreats

Diocese of Beaumont

Inmate retreats

Diocese of Beaumont

Parish New Evangelization program

Diocese of Cheyene

Five-year Diocesan Strategic Pastoral Plan

Diocese of Covington

Natural Family Planning seminar

Diocese of Ft. Wayne-South Bend

Educational program for pregnant and parenting teens

Diocese of Ft. Wayne-South Bend

Masters in Theology program for high school teacher

Diocese of Ft. Wayne-South Bend

The Neri Institute

Diocese of Ft. Wayne-South Bend

Prospective Principals Program

Diocese of Gary

Pro-life activities

Diocese of Greenburg

Parish staff evangelization training

Diocese of Lubbock

Catechetical and Ministries Conference

Diocese of Orange

Stewardship Conference

Diocese of Phoenix

Multi-tract Stewardship Conference

Diocese of Springfield 

Youth Minister Leadership Conference

Dirty Vagabond Ministries

Youth ministry

Dismas Ministry

Spanish-language Bibles

Educating on the Nature and Dignity of
Women (ENDOW)

Catholic Women's Conference and establish presence in Philadelphia

Eparchy of Our Lady of Lebanon

Evangelize through The Maronite Voice

Eparchy of St. Maron of Brooklyn

Family, Young Adult and Youth Ministry

The Evangelical Catholic

Staff training

Family Honor, Inc.

Chastity education for 8th grade parents and students

Family Foundation of the Americas

Natural Family Planning project

Fellowship of Catholic University Students

Establish presence at Temple University

The Foundation for Priestly Vocations

Establish presence at Temple University

Goodness Reigns, Inc.

World Youth Day Film Festival

Hannah’s House

Program for homeless pregnant women

Hearts Home USA

Expand American volunteer program

Hogares Teresa Toda

Foster care program for girls

Ignatian Spirituality Project

Spiritual development programs

Imago Dei, Inc.

Multi-language edition of New Language: A Study Guide on John Paul II's Theology of the Body

Institute of Catholic Culture

Weekly seminars in Catholic history, philosophy and theology

Institute on Religious Life

Enhance communications

Institute for Theologicial Encounter with Science and Technology (ITEST)

Develop high school program

John Paul II Adventure Institute

Rooted -- year-long faith enhancement program

Language and Catechetical Institute

Art exhibit

Life Teen, Inc. 

Summer camp seminarian scholarships

Lighthouse Catholic Media NFP

Distribute materials to military personnel

Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles

National Symposium on Catholic Hispanic Ministry

Morality in Media

Consequences of pornography conferences

Mount Tabor Center

Evangelization program for middle and high school-aged students (SPIRITUS)

National Catholic Office for the Deaf

Sacrament of Confirmation DVD

National Catholic Partnership on Disability

National Conference and parish-based program

National Christ Child Society

National Conference support

New Conference of Burmese-American Catholics

4th Annual Conference

Our Lady of Good Counsel Catholic Church

New Leaven -- parishioner-based evangelization

Outside da Box

Teen formation program

Pontifical University of the Holy Cross -- School of Church Communications

The Church Up Close -- Covering Catholicism in the age of Pope Francis

Quincy University o/b/o Dappled Things

Promote Catholic literature to young readers

Sacred Story Institute

Develop Conscience Formation Program for K-8

St. Augustine Church and Catholic Student Center

Secular Florida universities outreach to high school students

St. Dominic Media Production Center, Inc.

Promote and expand "Catholics in America"

St. Elizabeth University Parish (Texas Tech)

Creighton model fertility care training

St. John’s Seminary

Co-Worker in the Vineyard Conference

St. Paul Center for Biblical Theology

Create video for "Journey Through Scripture," a parish-based Bible study program

St. Paul's Outreach

Retreat for missionaries

St. Thomas More Newman Center

"Catholic World View Weekend," a lecture series

Sisters of St. Joseph, Third Order of St. Francis

Use of technology to improve faith-based formation

The Collegium Institute for Catholic Thought and Culture


Ukranian Catholic Education Foundation

Evangelize orphaned, disabled, and disadvantaged individuals

United States Conferences
         of Catholic Bishops

The Summer Institute – 2013

United States Conferences
         of Catholic Bishops

Institute for new campus ministers

United State Conference
         of Catholic Bishops

BECIA National Conference

University of Notre Dame, Institute for Church Life

Vision Youth Ministry Patrnership

University of St. Thomas with The Siena Symposium for Women, Family & Culture

National Conference

Virtue Media

Post Abortion Healing advertisement

VIVAT International

Human rights advocacy training

Willwoods Community

Training materials for a marriage enrichment program

Women’s Care Center

Establish pro-life center in Peoria, IL