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Kennedy Catholic students and administrators celebrate Msgr. Mitchell's bequest. Photo credit Natalie Stanton

Catholic Foundation Receives $1.27M Endowment Bequest

The Catholic Foundation has announced its largest gift received from an individual in its history: a $1.27 million dollar bequest from the estate of Msgr. Salvatore Mitchell to enhance the education endowment he established during his lifetime. Funds exclusively support tuition assistance for Kennedy Catholic High School students.

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New Endowment Makes its First Distribution

New Endowment Makes its First Distribution

The Dr. Howard R. Ferguson, Jr. Scholarship Endowment, which supports tuition assistance to the students attending Saint Joseph Catholic School located in Warren, has made its first distribution.

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#iGiveCatholic

#iGiveCatholic

#iGiveCatholic was mobilized in March 2020 as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic to accept donations for parishes, schools and Catholic ministries facing increased costs. It will remain open to accept donations through June 30.

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In Appreciation

In Appreciation

In appreciation of our priests in the diocese who have risen to the pastoral challenge of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Thank You Wednesday

Thank You Wednesday

#GivingTuesdayNow was a global day of giving that took place on May 5, 2020 as an emergency response to the unprecedented need caused by COVID-19. Thank you to all who joined in!

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#GivingTuesdayNow

#GivingTuesdayNow

#GivingTuesdayNow is a global day of giving that will take place on May 5, 2020 as an emergency response to the unprecedented need caused by COVID-19. Join in!

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COVID-19 Emergency Relief Effort

COVID-19 Emergency Relief Effort

Catholic Foundation of Northwest Pennsylvania, in collaboration with the Diocese of Erie and Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Erie, Inc., announces the creation of the COVID-19 Emergency Relief Effort. There are three ways you can help unite and strengthen our communities at this time.

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