Connie Sauter

Our loss is Heaven’s gain. Connie Sauter was an immense advocate for the poor and for those in need. Both her and her late husband John, have been great friends to the Foundation. Connie joined the Foundation Board of TrusteesRead More »

Fallen Away Catholic Survey

TAKE THE SURVEY The Diocese of Columbus is studying information as part of a strategic planning process to evangelize the future of the Catholic faith. Current and local information from individuals on why they no longer attend Church or noRead More »

August is National Make a Will Month!

Have you put off creating or updating your will? Is life too busy and this important planning tool keeps getting put on the back-burner? Now is the time to make sure that your final wishes are followed after you leaveRead More »

Jim Foley Endowment Fund

Most would agree that high school is a critical time in a young person’s development. Teenagers are tested with more rigorous academics, exposed to substantial leadership opportunities, and challenged to grow while adapting to new social landscapes. It is aRead More »

New Board Members

Board members can serve three, three-year terms for a total of nine years of service. This year, The Catholic Foundation has six new board members. You can view their bios by clicking on their image below.        Read More »

The Catholic Foundation Grants over $13.3 Million!

This past fiscal year, The Catholic Foundation recently celebrated another year of impact. In the fiscal year ending on June 30, 2020, the Foundation distributed over 2,300 grants and $13.3 million. Through the Responsive Grant cycle alone, The Catholic FoundationRead More »

Foundation Return To Office Plan

In an effort to be careful, safe, and respectful to our guests and our staff, the Foundation has created a Return To Office Plan. This plan is fluid and will evolve as we follow the guidelines and restrictions put inRead More »

2020 St. Martha Giving Circle Grants

Congratulations to the 2020 award winners, totaling $35,000! The St. Martha Giving Circle (The Marthas) is excited to announce this year’s grant recipients. Members of The Marthas nominated 18 organizations for consideration. In April, they voted and awarded money toRead More »

Catholic Emergency Response Fund (CERF)

Article written by Report, Tim Puet, for the May 3, 2010 Catholic Times. The unexpected and unprecedented impact of the coronavirus pandemic is being felt by every parish in the Diocese of Columbus and by its food pantries. The CatholicRead More »

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