Tag: Catholic Community Foundation

Foundations seen as way for dioceses to fund local needs

Foundations seen as way for dioceses to fund local needs

| Mark Pattison | March 7, 2017 | 0 Comments

More U.S. dioceses are turning to foundations to help meet their financial and fundraising priorities. And foundation executives in the diocesan realm believe they’ve only begun to tap into the potential for these gifts.

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Catholics find opportunities to invest, contribute for good

Catholics find opportunities to invest, contribute for good

| Susan Klemond | February 13, 2017 | 1 Comment

To receive insights and updates to help them in what is often more long-term stewardship, the Vanden Plases and more than 200 other individual donors, financial advisors, and representatives of parishes and other Catholic organizations attended the St. Paul-based foundation’s 22nd annual investment conference Feb. 8 at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul.

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Nonprofit partners respond to growing senior housing needs

Nonprofit partners respond to growing senior housing needs

| Matthew Davis | August 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

A bigger challenge than distance awaited Evon and Charles Wells-Ellis in their decision to have Evon’s mother, Grace Wells, move into their St. Paul home. Wells, 83, from Omaha, Nebraska, needed wheelchair access and other physical adaptations to live at Wells-Ellis’ Aurora-St. Anthony neighborhood home near St. Peter Claver. The cost of the changes looked daunting at $40,000-$50,000.

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Help is here for archdiocese’s Catholic grade schools

Help is here for archdiocese’s Catholic grade schools

| September 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

A new organization is rallying to boost enrollment and promote best practices for Catholic grade schools in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis, and it is calling on the community to help.

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A new approach to responsible investing

A new approach to responsible investing

| February 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

How to integrate investing with Catholic social justice principles highlighted at Catholic Community Foundation of Minnesota’s annual conference

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News Notes – October 9, 2014

News Notes – October 9, 2014

| October 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

– Vatican official to bring message of faith-based ecology
– Catholic Community Foundation grants help Catholic schools
– Twin Cities social worker receives national award
– Archdiocese launches social media to better connect Catholics

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News Notes – November 21, 2013

News Notes – November 21, 2013

| November 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Catholic Community Foundation announces new board members, Legacy of Faith winner Archdiocesan Pilgrimage Choir will sing for pope

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Catholic United Financial organizes event to help victims of disasters

Catholic United Financial organizes event to help victims of disasters

| June 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

Also,
– CCF hires new officer, names finance director
– Order of Malta exhibit at Basilica
– Local Catholic author publishes new book

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Flexibility, value alignment among reasons donors choose CCF

Flexibility, value alignment among reasons donors choose CCF

| Kristi Anderson for The Catholic Spirit | April 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

Twenty years ago, the Catholic Community Foundation was founded to financially support the spiritual, educational and social needs of the Catholic community. Today, the commitment to serve its donors continues to thrive through well-managed and responsibly invested gifts distributed according to the donor’s values and wishes.

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Serving others for 20 years

Serving others for 20 years

| April 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

As the Catholic Community Foundation celebrates two decades of successful philanthropic work, the outgoing and incoming presidents reflect on the organization, its history and its future plans

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Over the years

Over the years

| April 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

Catholic Community Foundation timeline

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Catholic foundation president to retire

Catholic foundation president to retire

| February 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

Marilou Eldred, president of the Catholic Community Foundation since 2005, has announced her retirement, effective April 30.

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