2014 Donation Recipients

In 2014, we received and reviewed 160 applications for funds totaling $4,371,694. We approved, in whole or in part, 95 applications (59%) and awarded gifts totaling $1,787,507. Our average gift was $18,815.    

Organizations and Projects

ACTS Ministries -- Teen retreats throughout the U.S.

Aid for Women -- Transitional home for women

Alexander House Apostolate -- Program for newly married couples

Americans United for Life -- Women’s Protection Project

Apostolate of Divine Mercy in Service of Human Life -- Pro-life activities

Archdiocese of Atlanta -- Eucharistic Congress

Archdiocese of Hartford -- Prison ministry

Archdiocese of Miami -- John Paul II International Film Festival

Archdiocese of Philadelphia -- Catholic Life Conference

Archdiocese of San Antonio-- Stewardship program

Archdiocese of Santa Fe -- Scholarships for catechetical training

Archdiocese of Seattle -- Tending the Talents, a lay leadership program

Bethlehem Farm, Inc.--  Volunteer service projects

Catholic Information Center & Ethics Center -- Public Policy Symposium: Women and the Church

Catholic Medical Mission Board -- Train missionaries

Catholic Rural Ministries of Oil City -- Deanery Retreats and prison ministry

Catholic Voices USA -- Clergy, seminarian and laity training

Christian Brothers Conference -- Volunteer orientation

Christ Child Society -- Enhance delivery of service

Christ Life -- Training videos

Council for Research in Values & Philosophy -- Evangelization program

Courage International -- Clergy & seminarian education and USCCB workshop

Diocese of Beaumont -- Diocesan-wide evangelization program

Diocese of Beaumont -- Prison ministry

Diocese of Beaumont -- Hispanic ministry

Diocese of Belleville -- Youth ministry

Diocese of Covington -- Theology of the Body Conference

Diocese of Dallas -- University of Dallas Ministry Conference

Diocese of El Paso -- Missionary support

Diocese of Fairbanks -- Youth evangelization & catechesis

Diocese of Gary -- Pro-life program

Diocese of Ft. Wayne – South Bend -- Educational program for pregnant and parenting teens

Diocese of Ft. Wayne – South Bend -- Catechetical  training for parish and school ministries

Diocese of Ft. Wayne – South Bend -- National Conference of Catholic Burmese

Diocese of Ft. Wayne – South Bend -- Prospective Principals Program

Diocese of Ft. Wayne - South Bend -- Seminarian porgram

Diocese of Helena -- Family formation evangelization

Diocese of Las Cruces -- Bilingual evangelization/catechesis

Diocese of Las Cruces -- Eucharistic Congress

Diocese of Lubbock -- Stewardship Conference

Diocese of Phoenix -- Parish Leadership Conference

Diocese of Sioux City -- Adult formation and RCIA training

Fellowship of Catholic University Students (FOCUS) -- Campus ministry

Fort Wayne Catholic Radio Group -- Local programming

Foundation for Priestly Vocations -- The Melchizedek Project

Franciscan Sisters of Little Falls Minnesota -- Franciscan Community Volunteers

Hannah’s House -- Pro-life ministry

Hogares Teresa Toda -- Adult formation and support

House of Hope -- Pro-life ministry

Human Adventure Corporation -- New York Encounter

Institute for Priestly Formation -- Spirituality of the diaconate program

Institute of Catholic Culture -- Evangelization and catechesis program

The Jesuit Collaborative -- Spanish-speaking evangelization

Lanteri Center for Ignatian Spirituality -- Spiritual Director formation program

Marquette University -- Institute for Natural Family Planning

National Christ Child Society -- National Conference

National Shrine of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton -- Educational program

Natural Family Planning of Washington, D.C. -- TeenSTAR International Conference

New York State Catholic Conference -- End-of-Life educational program

Oblate School of Theology -- International Priest Internship program

Our Lady of Good Counsel Church -- Family life program

Our Lady of Wisdom Catholic Church, University of Texas -- School of the New Evangelization

Paideia, Inc. d/b/a New York Encounter -- Public evangelization and catechesis program

Pontifical North American College -- Roman Echoes

Renewal Ministries w/ Catholic Christian Outreach -- University student evangelization

Sisters of St. Joseph of Philadelphia -- Human trafficking program

St. Catherine of Siena Academy -- “The Mission”, a weekend retreat

St. Gianna’s Center for Women’s Health & Fertility Care -- Natural Family Planning education

St. John’s Seminary, Boston -- Forum on Faith 2014

St. John’s Seminary, Boston -- “Co-Workers in the Vineyard” Conference

St. John’s Seminary, Theological Institute -- Master of Arts Ministry program

St. Joseph Catholic Church & School -- Adult education program

St. Mary’s College -- Pornography conference

St. Paul Street Evangelization -- Evangelization & catechesis program

St. Paul University Catholic Center -- Graduate student program

St. Peter Catholic Student Center @ Baylor Univ. -- Music program

St. Thomas More Newman Center -- “Catholic World View” lecture series

Stewardship: A Mission of Faith -- Parish evangelization program

The National Catholic Bioethics Center -- Ethics audit of Catholic health care institutions

The Partnership for Adolescent Catechesis -- National Initiative on Adolescent Catechesis

Theology of the Body Evangelization Team -- Theology of the Body marriage preparation program

Theology of the Body Institute -- 2014 International Congress

Ukrainian Catholic Diocese of St. Joseph in Parma -- Establish stewardship office

United States Conference of Catholic  -- Bishops Diversity research

University of Notre Dame -- Conference re: moral & political polarization in the Catholic Church

University of Notre Dame -- Vision Youth Ministry Partnership

University of Notre Dame -- Edith Stein Project

University of St. Francis -- Dorothy Day conference

Villa Maria College -- Catholic Identity project

Women’s Care Center -- Establish pregnancy crisis center in Indianapolis

 

Our Sunday Visitor Institute is undergoing a re-envisioning process to further refine our giving priorities. Thus, we are not accepting applications at this time. Please check back in the first quarter 2018.

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