Hope Appeal 2018
Sunday, May 20th
Immaculate Conception Goal: $123,671
Please help us to help others by pledging to the HOPE Appeal!
The Annual Diocesan HOPE Appeal is the weekend of May 19/20. Many Diocesan Ministries are funded through this important appeal, including Catholic Charities, Family Support Service, Hospital Chaplaincies, College Campus Ministries, Faith Formation, Catholic Schools, Family and Youth Services, Vocations, Catholic Outreach and Evangelization. Some of the key initiatives funded in part, by your HOPE Appeal gift include:
- Sustaining the parish as the center of our faith community
- Supporting Faith Formation and Youth Ministry programs in parishes.
- Assisting Catechists who teach religion in Faith Formation. Recruiting and training lay pastoral leadership.
- Strengthening and growing ethnic apostolates and Catholic outreach.
- Revitalizing vocations to the Priesthood and Religious Life.
- Strengthening the services of Catholic Charities
- Assisting students in our Catholic Schools.