Catholic Charities Appeal 2024
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Support the Church in Northeast Ohio and make a difference with your gift.
Demonstrate your gratitude to God for all the gifts with which God has blessed you.
Catholic Charities Appeal
Angel Scholarship FundFund A DreamFaith & Values Appeal
Priestly FormationHeart of a Shepherd
Women’s Giving CircleNortheast Ohio Catholic MagazineTV MassDiocese of Cleveland Archives
Enrich lives in Northeast Ohio through spiritual, educational, and charitable support.
We help foster faith-based stewardship in the community for the spiritual, educational and charitable needs of all.

Our Impact

Everyone has a story in life. The personal stories shared here show how people's lives have been transformed by the power of giving and receiving. We hope you are inspired to a life of generosity, and that you will share your story as well as these with others.


New Opportunities with SECURE 2.0

Five Ways SECURE 2.0 Changed the Required Minimum Distribution Rules and Additional Qualified Charitable Distribution (QCD) Changes By Jim Perrine CFP® Financial Planning Team Leader, Managing Director at MAI Capital Management What Are Required Minimum Distributions... Read Story New Opportunities with SECURE 2.0

Laurie and Bob

When Laurie and Bob Sammon received an invitation to the Heritage Society Mass and dinner in September 2021, they were not sure what to expect. As faithful givers to the Catholic Charities Appeal, they had... Read Story Laurie and Bob

Testament to Faith & Fortitude

Years of planning, fundraising, deconstruction and construction – all part of the Heart of a Shepherd Campaign – culminated on Dec. 2, 2022, when Bishop Edward Malesic blessed the newly renovated Saint Mary and Borromeo... Read Story Testament to Faith & Fortitude

Fr. John Manning

Fr. John Manning has lived a full life in the Cleveland Diocese. He was ordained in 1972 and served at several parishes – including 21 years as pastor at St. Vincent de Paul Church –... Read Story Fr. John Manning


Rage, grief, and hate. These feelings took over Brianna’s heart and mind as a child when she suffered severe abuse and trauma. Though she had a loving mother, by age 11, Brianna began showing serious... Read Story Brianna


Kita has seen all sides of hospice care. She began working at Holy Family Hospice 15 years ago as a nursing assistant at the Parma site and in homes and soon advanced to a team... Read Story Kita

Charlotte Rose

After an emergency C-section with her first child, Christie’s life was in danger. She was at risk of a stroke and admitted to the ICU with blood clots in her lungs. “Another pregnancy would be... Read Story Charlotte Rose


In the heart of Cleveland’s Glenville neighborhood, there’s a place where teens are welcomed, encouraged, and challenged to become leaders. Kayla and De’Shawn are among many who’ve found growth and fun in the Catholic Charities... Read Story De'Shawn

Angel Scholarship Fund

By Karen M. McCarthy, CPA, AEP, vice president of the Personal Tax Advisory Group at Meaden & Moore. She also serves on the Catholic Community Foundation's Professional Advisor Committee. New Ohio tax legislation in 2021... Read Story Angel Scholarship Fund


Chris Cotone remembers tagging along with his dad, St. John Bosco music director Norm Cotone, for evening choir rehearsals – and falling asleep in the pews. “It felt like another home. Everyone there helped raise... Read Story Chris

Create Your Legacy

Demonstrate your gratitude to God for all the gifts with which God has blessed you.

Angel Scholarship Fund

Your participation in the Angel Scholarship Fund strengthens our schools - and our future - in countless ways.

Ways to Give

There are several ways you can support the ministries of the Church in Northeast Ohio and make a profound impact.