2016 Dei Gratia Celebration

The Catholic Foundation hosted its annual Dei Gratia celebration at St. Charles Preparatory School on June 28. Sister Patricia Twohill, OP, Prioress of the Dominican Sisters of Peace led the attendees in saying Pope Francis’s Year of Mercy prayer andRead More »

St. Martha Giving Circle Awards Seven Grants

The Catholic Foundation’s St. Martha Giving Circle is excited to announce this year’s grant recipients. Seven organizations were chosen to receive a total of just over $26,000. Members of the St. Martha Giving Circle, called Marthas, nominated 14 organizations forRead More »

Office of Catholic Schools Receives $30,000 Grant

The Catholic Foundation recently awarded a grant to the diocesan Office of Catholic Schools for a multiphase plan to improve Catholic school advocacy. The $30,000 grant will allow the Office of Catholic Schools to partner with a consultant and developRead More »

James A. Anzelmo Earns CAP Designation

James A. Anzelmo, Vice President of Development at The Catholic Foundation, has earned the Chartered Advisor in Philanthropy® (CAP®) professional designation from the Richard D. Irwin Graduate School of The American College, Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania.  The CAP® program provides professionalsRead More »

A Dedication to Others

FROM A FLOURISHING BUSINESS TO A COMMITMENT TO PHILANTHROPY Twenty years ago, Steve and Salena Hitchens lived a starkly different life than they live today. Steve, who worked in nursing home administration, struggled to support their family as Salena finishedRead More »

Celebrating Amazing Parish Communities

Our parishes give us a place to gather, a sense of community and a tangible home for our faith. In partnership with generous donors, The Catholic Foundation strengthened its commitment to Parish Life this year by offering a special grantRead More »

Foundation Grant Supports Spiritual Transformations

Off in the quiet plains of Pickaway County, a spiritual transformation is happening in an unexpected place. Each Monday, Deacon Don Robers, from St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church in Logan, spends the day ministering to inmates at the PickawayRead More »

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