Because of the generosity of people like you, Catholic Social Services is able to improve lives and enhance the dignity of our senior and family clients. Your gift makes it possible for us to help seniors stay independent and help families thrive. You can make an impact.

For information on the service of charity, click here to read the Apostolic Letter titled Motu Proprion, issued by Pope Benedict XVI.

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Leave a Lasting Legacy

In line with the Catholic Church, our investment policy adheres to the USCCB guidelines of investment management.   

By remembering Catholic Social Services in your estate planning, you can change the future for those seeking a better life. Contact Jerad Wood at [email protected] if you would like to learn more about leaving your legacy through:

  • IRA Rollovers
  • Charitable Gift Annuities
  • Charitable Bequests
  • Life Insurance
  • Donor Advised or Endowment Funds
  • Estate Planning

NOTE ABOUT STOCK GIFTS OR IRA ROLLOVER GIFTS: Your generous gift of stock or IRA rollover will arrive without your personal name associated with it. So that we may send you a gift receipt for tax purposes, attribute your gift toward your pledge, and/or offer you donor recognition, please contact: Jerad Wood at [email protected] to inform us of your gift prior to transfer.

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Information Collection, Use, and Sharing 
We are the sole owners of the information collected on this site from the information that you voluntarily give us via email or other direct contact from you. We will not sell or rent this information to anyone.

We will use your information to respond to you, regarding the reason you contacted us. We will not share your information with any third party outside of our organization, other than as necessary to fulfill your request.

Unless you ask us not to, we may contact you via email in the future to tell you about our impact or opportunities for involvement. 

Your Access to and Control Over Information 
You may opt out of any future contacts from us at any time. You can do the following at any time by contacting us via the email address or phone number above.

We take precautions to protect your information. When you submit sensitive information via the website, your information is protected both online and offline. Wherever we collect sensitive information (such as credit card data), that information is encrypted and transmitted to us in a secure way. 

While we use encryption to protect sensitive information transmitted online, we also protect your information offline. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job are granted access to personally identifiable information. 

“Charitably means not looking out for your own interest, but carrying the burdens of the weakest and poorest among us.” – Pope Francis 



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