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Our mission is to foster faith-based stewardship in the community for the spiritual, educational and charitable needs of all.













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Latest News and Events

Foundation Board Elects Four New Trustees
We're pleased to announce four new members of the Catholic Community Foundation Board of Directors.  Each will serve a three-year term.
       Mrs. Maria O'Neil Ruddock, St. Noel Parish - Willoughby
       Dr. Andre Smith, Holy Spirit Parish - Garfield Heights
       Mrs. Sarah Phelps Smith, Communion of Saints Parish - Cleveland Heights
       Mrs. Joanne Zeroske, St. John Vianney Parish - Mentor
View the full list of directors here.

Holy Father Mourns Loss of Family Members in Crash
Three members of Pope Francis' family were killed in an automobile accident.  Please keep him and his loved ones in your prayers as they struggle with this sadness.  More...

Parishes Receive Distribution Checks
We’re excited to share that another round of checks have been mailed to parishes throughout the Diocese! Thanks to the thousands of donors who made sacrificial gifts to the Rooted in Faith – Forward in Hope campaign, over $1.4 million was distributed last week just to our parishes…and to date, over $69 million total to the five case components. God bless you for your commitment to His Church!

Catholic Charities Voted a Top Workplace!
Congratulations to Catholic Charities, Diocese of Cleveland, for being selected as one of The Plain Dealer's Top Workplaces.  The Top Workplaces are determined based solely on employee feedback.  Catholic Charities employs over 1,000 individuals throughout the eight counties of the Diocese and serves nearly 400,000 people each year.  To learn more, click here.

2013 Annual Report Now Available!
We're pleased to announce that our 2013 Annual Report is now available.  To learn more about the lives that are transformed by the generosity of people across Northeast Ohio, you may read the report here
Bishop Lennon Lecture Series Continues
Here are the  upcoming dates for the Bishop Lennon lecture series, following the Noon Mass at the Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist:

The Word of God
Wednesday, August 27 at 12:30pm






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