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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.

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Giving for Future Generations

Giving for Future Generations

Visionary donors, Jane and Mike Zavasky, sought out the Catholic Foundation of Northwest Pennsylvania as a partner to make a meaningful impact on Catholic schools through charitable giving.

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Good Music, Good Liturgy

Good Music, Good Liturgy

The Michael C. McCloskey Memorial Endowment is enhancing music ministry in the Diocese of Erie.

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Giving Back at Retirement

Giving Back at Retirement

For over 40 years, David Murphy has been an integral part of the Diocese of Erie, where he’s handled financial resources and other business affairs across the 13 counties. Shortly after his retirement, David established an endowment to show his confidence in the diocese and the Catholic Foundation.

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Ken Kane (Foundation board secretary) presents a grant check to Father Kevin Holland, Pastor of Saint Boniface Parish

RECENT NEWS & UPDATES

Catholic Foundation of Northwest Pennsylvania Awards $77,991 in Fall 2022 Education Grant Cycle

The Catholic Foundation of Northwest Pennsylvania is pleased to announce that twelve Education Grants totaling $77,991 were awarded through our 2022 fall competitive grant cycle. Education Grants awarded this past fall covered a wide range of projects and new initiatives in Catholic schools and parishes.