One is a 40 year old Catholic camp, nestled in the Cuyamaca Mountains; the other is a three-year-old philanthropic organization that prides itself on being a one-stop shop for Catholic charitable giving. These two Catholic organizations have joined forces as Whispering Winds has created funds with the Catholic Community Foundation to support the camp’s mission… Read more »
The Catholic Community Foundation was recently recognized for our transparency with a 2018 Silver Seal on our GuideStar Nonprofit Profile! In order to get the 2018 Silver Seal, the Catholic Community Foundation shared important financial information with the public using our profile on GuideStar. Now our community members and potential donors can find in-depth financial… Read more »
Gary Rectenwald featured recently in the popular column, “People in Your Neighborhood” by La Jolla Light reporter, Corey Levitan. Gary shares his personal story of his Catholic faith and his adopted family. Read the article Download the article
SAN DIEGO, Calif., December 17, 2018 – According to the nonprofit watchdog organization Charity Navigator, 31 percent of annual donations to charities take place in December. Donors find themselves bombarded with pleas for help in their mailbox and their inbox, especially if they have been donors in the past. It can be difficult for any… Read more »
Catholic Community Foundation serves as One-Stop Resource for Catholic Philanthropy by providing assistance to prospective donors to use their gifts to help Catholic organizations and ministries.
A new partnership between Nativity Prep Academy and the Catholic Community Foundation of San Diego helps support Catholic education and first-generation college students. The partnership helps develop future leaders through Catholic education. Read the Article Support this Fund
To celebrate our unique Catholic heritage, the #iGiveCatholic Giving Day was created to rally the Catholic Community on #GivingTuesday, a global day celebrating generosity. #iGiveCatholic is a call to share our blessings with our Catholic parishes, school, and ministries. When? #GivingTuesday, November 27th, 2018 (Advanced giving runs November 12-16) How? Visit iGiveCatholic.org and search for… Read more »
Catholic Estate and Legacy Planning Seminars have been scheduled for the Catholic Communities of Brawley & Westmorland. The Catholic Community Foundation of San Diego has been working with Pastor Ed Horning to plan informative seminars regarding the importance of a will and/or trust for the parishioners of Sacred Heart, St. Margaret Mary, and St. Joseph…. Read more »
The Catholic Community Foundation of San Diego’s recent success is highlighted in this month’s issue of The Southern Cross. The Foundation has helped “to develop a culture of Catholic Philanthropy” throughout the diocese according to the Msgr. Steve Callahan, Chair of the Foundation’s Board of Trustees. The Catholic Community Foundation seeks to streamline local Catholic Philanthropy by introducing generous donors of our diocese to the many causes and ministries whose missions match those Catholic values that we all share.
What do I own, where is it and who do I wish to benefit? Who will care for my dependent children if I pass away? Who will manage my healthcare decisions is I can’t? Few decisions are more important that planning for your future. Join us for one of our upcoming Estate and Planned Giving… Read more »