Imagine yourself surrounded by relatives, friends and acquaintances all addicted to illegal drugs. Now imagine yourself a child in that situation. Such was the case for a young boy in Chicago. Eventually, the boy was sent to live with his aunt in the Twin Cities. After his brother suffered a violent death, the boy, now […]Read More
Your CSAF Dollars at Work
Your gifts make a difference! Through your generous gifts, you are providing hope and support to those who are most in need. Thousands of people benefit each year from the CSAF. Please take some time to read a few of the stories that represent just a fraction of the people that you help every day.
Throughout this unique year, the CSAF invites you to join us in focusing on the positive. Let’s share the growth we continue to see in our families, our communities and our world! How are people you know serving the poor, supporting life and strengthening the Faith? Share your “Good News” growth stories with us via […]Read More
As a valued partner in supporting the Designated Ministries of the Catholic Services Appeal Foundation, we are writing to inform you that our Database provider, Blackbaud, Inc. has recently notified us of a global security incident which may have involved personal information of our constituents. The security and protection of confidential information is of […]Read More
In the month of March, the CSAF paid out over $1.8 million to the Designated Ministries, including: Critical funding to the St. Vincent de Paul Society and Catholic Charities, providing needed food and shelter to an increasing number of neighbors in need. Vital financial support to pro-life services supporting women and families and saving lives […]Read More
Unprecedented times call for unprecedented action – and the Designated Ministries of the CSAF are stepping up! Catholic Schools throughout the Archdiocese are finding new and creative ways to nourish students mind, body and soul. Blessed Trinity Catholic School in Richfield compiled for families a comprehensive list of resources ranging from locations for free meals and grocery […]Read More