Tag: Catholic Services Appeal

Hospital chaplains provide spiritual care with CSAF support

Hospital chaplains provide spiritual care with CSAF support

| February 11, 2015 | 1 Comment

When Father Larry Blake’s cell phone rings, he knows it’s likely to be a serious call summoning him to Hennepin County Medical Center in downtown Minneapolis.

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Charity, transparency at heart of Catholic Services Appeal

Charity, transparency at heart of Catholic Services Appeal

| February 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

“Turmoil.”

That’s how Tim Healy described the atmosphere surrounding the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis a year ago, as allegations of child sexual abuse by members of local clergy surfaced, and media stories quoted Catholics who described diminished trust in archdiocesan leadership.

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Local faithful help CSAF exceed $9.3 million goal

Local faithful help CSAF exceed $9.3 million goal

| December 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Wrapping up its 2014 campaign, the Catholic Services Appeal Foundation has exceeded its $9.3 million fundraising goal in pledges and has distributed nearly $8 million to 17 different ministries in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis.

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Catholic schools rely on donor generosity through CSA

Catholic schools rely on donor generosity through CSA

| January 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Since 1969, Catholic schools in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis have benefited from the annual Catholic Services Appeal. This year’s appeal seeks to raise $9.3 million, with $2.4 million allocated for education.

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Independent foundation to operate Catholic Services Appeal

Independent foundation to operate Catholic Services Appeal

| January 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Catholic Services Appeal Foundation of the Saint Paul and Minneapolis Area (CSA) was recently established as an independent tax-exempt non-profit corporation to receive and distribute all CSA donor dollars.

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Parish assessments help to fund ministries in local Church

Parish assessments help to fund ministries in local Church

| May 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

While funds from the Catholic Services Appeal help to fund ministries in the archdiocese ranging from Catholic schools and Catholic Charities to seminarian education and youth programs, the CSA isn’t the only source of financial support for essential programs in the local Church.

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Four additional parishes exceed Appeal goal

Four additional parishes exceed Appeal goal

| September 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

Four additional parishes have now exceeded their 2012 Catholic Services Appeal goal, bringing the total number of parishes over goal to 124.

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11 more parishes exceed Appeal goal

11 more parishes exceed Appeal goal

| August 16, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Catholic Services Appeal has now reached more than $9.2 million in gifts and pledges toward the 2012 CSA goal of $9.3 million. An additional 11 parishes have gone over their CSA goal, bringing the total number of parishes over goal to 117.

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20 more parishes exceed Catholic Services Appeal goal

20 more parishes exceed Catholic Services Appeal goal

The 2012 Catholic Services Appeal has now reached more than $7.4 million in gifts and pledges toward the goal of $9.3 million.

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Stewardship toolkit to be  focus of regional workshops

Stewardship toolkit to be focus of regional workshops

Pastors, parish administrators, parish staff and volunteers involved in stewardship efforts are invited to attend one of five regional workshops to introduce updates to the Archdiocesan Parish Stewardship Toolkit.

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Sixteen more parishes exceed Appeal goal

Sixteen more parishes exceed Appeal goal

| April 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

An additional 16 parishes have gone over their 2012 Catholic Services Appeal goal, bringing the total number to 46.

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Thirty-one parishes exceed Appeal goal

Thirty-one parishes exceed Appeal goal

| April 11, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Catholic Services Appeal has now reached more than $6 million in pledges for the 2012 campaign with 31 parishes exceeding their 2012 goals.

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