Our Mission is to receive, manage, safeguard and grow the investments that are provided to us while we support organizations that are approved by our donors and are carrying out the greater mission of our Catholic faith.

“By this is my Father glorified, that you bear much fruit and become my disciples.”
- John 15:8


To be the recognized leader of Catholic philanthropy in San Diego and Imperial counties, whose trusted stewardship satisfies our donors’ intentions while meeting the needs of our community.

"Tell them to do good, to be rich in good works, to be generous, ready to share, thus accumulating as treasure a good foundation for the future, so as to win the life that is true life."
- Tim 6:18-19


In the service of charity, the core values of the Catholic Community Foundation of San Diego are to:

  • Abide by Catholic principles
  • Uphold the highest ethical standards
  • Lead Responsibly
  • Respect our donors’ intent
  • Manage resources efficiently and effectively
  • Provide transparency and accountability
  • Serve professionally