2017 Bishop’s Appeal

“All God’s People United in Faith”
This weekend is the start of the annual Bishop’s Appeal.
Through this appeal, the Diocese of Oakland is able to fund
many programs on a larger scale than the individual
parishes: Pastoral Ministries & Services–such as Catholic
Youth Organizations (CYO), Young Adult Ministries, Ethnic
ministries, Marriage & Family Life, Religious Education &
Formation–RCIA, Faith formation, Pastoral Ministry School,
Clergy Formation & Support–Permanent Diaconate Program,
Seminarian Education, Priest retirement, Support for Catholic
Schools & Parishes in Need–Emergency Funding, Capital
Expenditure Grants, Safe Environment Programs, Assisting
Local Parishes.

For more information: http://oakdiocese.org
St. Leander Goal – $60,000