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Mother's Day: A Stewardship Reflection

Mother's Day: A Stewardship Reflection

May 8 is Mother’s Day and what theme is more universal than motherhood? We Catholics prize that nurturing relationship so highly that we call our Church, “Holy Mother,” and we venerate Mary, the mother of Jesus, for her pivotal role in the life of our Lord and savior.

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Join Our Team

Join Our Team

We are hiring a Development Director / Planned Giving Specialist as part of our dynamic team at the Catholic Foundation.

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The Experience of Easter

The Experience of Easter

We are an Easter people. The joy of Easter is celebrated not only during the liturgical season we call Easter. It is celebrated every day of the year.

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Join Our Team

Join Our Team

We are excited about the steady growth of our Catholic Foundation and the opportunity it brings to expand our dynamic team with this new position.

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Faith in Action Describes New Board Chair

Faith in Action Describes New Board Chair

After three years of dedicated service on the board of directors of the Catholic Foundation of Northwest Pennsylvania, Robert D. (“Bob”) Crowley of Warren, PA, began leading the board as chair on January 1, 2022.

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Catholic Foundation Announces 2021 Summer and Fall Grant Awards Totaling $107,076

Catholic Foundation Announces 2021 Summer and Fall Grant Awards Totaling $107,076

The Catholic Foundation of Northwest Pennsylvania is pleased to announce that twenty (20) grants totaling $107,076 were awarded during its summer and fall 2021 grant cycles. These grants include those awarded through the Foundation’s first-ever Catholic Social Ministry grant opportunity which supports a wide variety of important programs in northwest Pennsylvania. The Foundation’s granting programs support departments of the Diocese of Erie, parishes, Catholic schools, and ministries so they will have the financial resources to serve and make a difference – now and in the future.


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Grants Boost Catholic Education and Provide for Clergy Needs

Grants Boost Catholic Education and Provide for Clergy Needs

Diocese of Erie administrative leaders are celebrating grant funding they received from the Catholic Foundation in 2021. Thanks to the generosity of donors, two of the Catholic Foundation's largest endowments are meeting important needs in the Diocese of Erie.

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