Annual Catholic Appeal

2018 Gift Impact

The table and the pie chart below show how your Annual Catholic Appeal funds were used in 2018 to support these many initiatives and programs.

 

HOW YOUR GIFT WAS USED

Annual Catholic Appeal 2018

$ 4,734,657 Local Communities Support for parishes and schools serving financially challenged communities
$ 5,998,226 Parish Incentives/
Rebates
Funds raised in excess of individual parish goals are returned to the parish for use with their local ministries
$ 2,157,301 Parish Vitality and Mission Programs to support parish vitality — evangelization initiatives, liturgy enhancements
$ 676,078 Catechetical Faith Formation Support for youth, young adult, campus and adult religious education ministries
$ 197,988 Lay Formation Continuing education for lay volunteers and staff serving parish communities
$ 545,000 Catholic Relief Services Assisting the poor and vulnerable overseas
$ 423,066 Human Dignity and Solidarity Activities promoting respect for life at all stages, immigration, Kolbe House prison ministry and Peace and Justice initiatives
$ 313,774 Priest Education Continuing education for priests ordained for the Archdiocese of Chicago
$ 15,046,090 Ministries Total  
$ 1,459,233 Cost of Appeal Design, printing, postage, production, staff and vendors who implement the Annual Catholic Appeal
$ 16,505,322 Total  

 

HOW YOUR GIFT WAS USED BY PERCENTAGE

 

 

 

The Annual Catholic Appeal supports the work of the Church in the Archdiocese of Chicago.

No money donated to the Annual Catholic Appeal has been, or will be, used to defray expenses related to misconduct issues.