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Catholic Foundation of Northwest Pennsylvania

provides a permanent and secure funding stream to strengthen and grow the Church's mission and ministries in Northwest Pennsylvania. The Catholic Foundation is an independent 501(c)(3) corporation and the only community foundation in northwest Pennsylvania guided by Catholic values and investment principles.

Impact Stories

A Hand Up for Years to Come

A Hand Up for Years to Come

Early in life Bob Gallivan was introduced to helping the poor through mentoring and teaching life skills to adults. He first became aware of the impact of this kind of outreach when as a young professional he volunteered to mentor in a program offered at an inner-city parish near where he lived in Buffalo.

That mentoring experience early in life sparked an interest in Bob that led to the legacy giving he planned with the Catholic Foundation.

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Transforming Lives One Breath at a Time

Transforming Lives One Breath at a Time

The Saint Thomas More Club “Fr. Pete” Endowment was set up by former Saint Thomas More Club members to provide for the mission of Maria House Project.

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Sharing His Blessings, Forever

Sharing His Blessings, Forever

It’s wonderful to imagine the number of students’ lives Fr. Joseph Gregorek touched during his long career as a college professor. Now, as he is planning his Catholic legacy, Fr. Joe is ensuring that the breadth of his life’s impact will expand in perpetuity through designated endowments in the Catholic Foundation.

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Lisa Louis (Executive Director) presents check to Cindy Zelanek (Teacher), Sr. Katherine Horan, OSB (Principal), Reese Wilczynski, Kaleena Huber, and Edward Terrizzi (students) of Blessed Sacrament School in Erie.

RECENT NEWS & UPDATES

Catholic Foundation of Northwest Pennsylvania Announces 2023 Fall Grant Awards Totaling $53,150

The Catholic Foundation of Northwest Pennsylvania is pleased to announce that eleven grants totaling $53,150 were awarded to support ten projects during our 2023 Fall Education competitive cycle.