Planned Giving Creates Impact

Planned Giving Creates Impact

Planned giving has become an appealing means for individuals and couples to create a lasting legacy, allowing them to make a substantial impact that goes beyond what they could achieve during their lifetime. This method of giving provides an opportunity to leave a lasting mark, reflecting one’s values and their desire to support others. During the past 10 years, the Catholic Foundation of Eastern Pennsylvania has been helping people achieve…

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State of the Foundation 2023

State of the Foundation 2023

We are grateful to all who attended the Catholic Foundation of Eastern Pennsylvania’s State of the Foundation 2023 Meeting. Events were held at three locations: St. Ambrose Parish in Schuylkill Haven, Holy Family Senior Living, in Bethlehem and Immaculate Conception Parish in Douglassville. “The future for the Catholic Foundation – and our Faith – is bright. Together, with our partners, we can work to make a better world through our parishes, schools,…

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Join Us for the 2023 State of the Foundation Meeting

Join Us for the 2023 State of the Foundation Meeting

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER The Catholic Foundation of Eastern Pennsylvania invites you to join us for the 2023 State of the Foundation Meetings being held at of three different locations within the communities we serve. Ten years ago, the Catholic Foundation of Eastern Pennsylvania was just a dream. We now have a decade of unwavering commitment to our mission of creating a vibrant future for all Catholic causes in our…

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Memorial Gifts to Endowment FundsRemember Your Loved Ones Forever

Memorial Gifts to Endowment Funds
Remember Your Loved Ones Forever

Memorial gifts to endowment funds managed by the Catholic Foundation of Eastern Pennsylvania are a meaningful way for family and friends to remember a loved one who has died.  People are comforted in knowing that by making a gift to the Catholic Foundation for their favorite Catholic cause, their gift – and the memory of their loved one — lives forever. People interested in establishing a memorial campaign for a…

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Hispanic Heritage Month Is a Time to Celebrate

Hispanic Heritage Month Is a Time to Celebrate

The Gift of Catholic Education As we approach September 15th and the start of Hispanic Heritage Month, it is important to acknowledge the valuable contributions that the Hispanic community has made. The Catholic Foundation of Eastern Pennsylvania is leading the way in making a difference in the lives of students. The Hispanic Scholarship Endowment Fund provides tuition support to students who are interested in enrolling in Catholic elementary and secondary…

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Catholic at Heart…Welcoming to All

Catholic at Heart…Welcoming to All

In a world where compassion and care for the elderly are essential, the Holy Family Senior Living community in Bethlehem has taken a remarkable step towards ensuring the well-being of the residents. By establishing the Holy Family Senior Living Resident Care Fund, they have created an endowment that will provide benevolent care to those residing in the assisted living and personal care units. Holy Family Senior Living stands as a…

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Where There’s a Will, There’s a Say

Where There’s a Will, There’s a Say

Make a Will, Make a Difference Life’s journey is an opportunity to create meaning and leave a positive impact on the world. As we navigate through its stages, we reflect on what truly matters and how we can protect and cherish it for future generations.  It’s important to take time to engage in thoughtful estate planning to secure your legacy. By honoring God’s goodness through purposeful giving, your moments on…

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A Decade of Forever: Catholic Foundation Impacts Catholic Causes During Initial 10 Years

A Decade of Forever: Catholic Foundation Impacts Catholic Causes During Initial 10 Years

In 2013, the Catholic Foundation of Eastern Pennsylvania was just a dream. It was during that year that a group of local Catholic leaders under the leadership of Paul Huck gathered to discuss the future of our Catholic faith. Each recognized the serious challenges facing the Church: protecting our youth, keeping young adults involved in the faith in light of aging parishioners, stabilizing tuition at Catholic schools and increasing vocations,…

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5 Pastors Create New Parish Funds With Catholic Foundation

5 Pastors Create New Parish Funds With Catholic Foundation

Four pastors in Northampton County and one pastor in Berks County started new parish endowment funds with the Catholic Foundation of Eastern Pennsylvania during the past fiscal year.  A total of six funds were created to support parish programs and activities, special programs, liturgical programs and fixtures, maintenance and capital improvements.   Parishes creating parish funds include: Immaculate Conception BVM, Douglassville Assumption BVM, Bethlehem St. Elizabeth of Hungary, Pen Argyl…

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