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Stewardship of Treasure

St. Paul provides a wonderful one-sentence summary of Christian
stewardship: Out of love, place yourselves at one another’s service.

Sunday Gifts:

Year to Date Goal:
Year to Date Actual:

$ 120,717
$ 117,952
$     2,765

Ministries & Capital Needs:

August Goal:
August Actual: 
$ 34,612
$ 31,998


The 2016-2017 Parish Operating Budget did end with an overall
net surplus of $14,924.

Thank You, to all who financially support the parish!  

Unity Place Chairs Update: 

Unity Place New Chairs arrived last week.

Annual Catholic Appeal:  

Pledges have exceeded our appeal goal of $131,890 by $1,337. Any funds received over our appeal goal will go toward wireless security camera system. 

Required Minimum Distribution (RMD) 

is another option for charitable giving. As provided by Archdiocesan Planned Giving Office, the RMD criteria: (1) Donor must be age 70 ½ or older; 2) Donor may transfer up to $100,000 directly from IRA to qualified charity; 3) Gift may be made at one-time, or
multiple times within a single year (as long as total does not exceed $100,000); 4) Gift may satisfy all or part of required minimum distribution (RMD); 5) Gift may be made at any
time, there is no expiration date. 

Online Giving: 

The link to Online Giving is here.  

Sunday contributions using online giving 
When we do our weekly report on the Sunday gifts, it includes all mail-in bank checks, credit cards and EFT that the parish processes every 12th and 21st of the month, and online giving. Anyone can sign up for online giving by going here. You just need your parish (envelope) ID number to set up an account that you manage. Thank you to all for your stewardship of Treasure.

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Please consider St. Francis of Assisi in you will. Thank you!

Learn about creative ways to support your parish and parish school. Please see the Archdiocesan Planned Giving web site.

The Planned Giving web page provides many resources that can help anyone in their estate planning now and for the future. Topics include:

  • Fixed Income for Retirement 
  • How to Choose a Continuing Care Retirement Community
  • Gifts of Stocks and Bonds
  • Help for those drowning in Clutter
  • Identity Theft – Biggest IRS Challenge
  • Tax-Free Sale
  • How to Spot and Protect Against Financial Fraud
  • Will Basics
  • How to find lost insurance policies


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Online giving may be done via Our Sunday Visitor site 

Archdiocesan Planned Giving Office has a Facebook page listing planned giving workshops, resources, and articles. 

Online Giving

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