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Best Practices in Parish Offertory Envelopes

July 22, 2009

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In conjunction with the release of the 2010 Special Collections calendar, The Catholic Foundation has put together a useful tool for parishes hoping to maximize the effectiveness of their offertory envelope systems. Below is a summary of best practices associated with offertory envelopes: Summary of Best Practice Suggestions Update the gift levels on your offertory […]

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2010 Special Collections Schedule released

July 22, 2009

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The Archdiocese has released the schedule for special collections for calendar year 2010. Click HERE for (1) the schedule, (2) a note from Fr. Rich Erikson introducing the schedule and calling to your attention a few key details for the upcoming year, and (3) a set of suggested bulletin announcements for each collection.

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Special Collection Bulletin Announcement: Collection for Church in Central and Eastern Europe (for 7/26/09)

July 13, 2009

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Next week’s second collection supports the Church in Central and Eastern Europe. While the countries of Central and Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union endured decades of communist oppression, the Church suffered grave wounds to its spiritual life and its ability to serve the people. Through this collection, Catholics can now build bridges to […]

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