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“May the Lord reward you for your kindness.” (Ruth 1:8)


We are 75% to goal!

Goal: $10,935,550 Paid to Date: $8,103,162
Pledged to Date: $8,250,175 Donors | Pledges & One-time Gifts: 14,143
Difference: -$2,685,375 Donors | Monthly Recurring Gifts: 2,369

Donors like you helped the Archbishop’s Catholic Appeal reach 75% of its goal to date. HELP US REACH 100%! If you have not given yet, please make a gift today.

The “Nine Choirs of Angels” leadership giving society was created to encourage members of the faithful to practice consistent and sacrificial giving.

Choirs of Angel Facts:

More than 2,500 donors support the works of the Church through the Choirs of Angels.
Monthly recurring gifts of just $84 enroll a donor at the Guardian Angel level.

“I am the vine; you are the branches.”

John 15:5


The appeal actively shares the Gospel and encourages disciples. Read about some everyday disciples who are making a difference with your support.

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2023 Estimated Appeal Distribution
Catholic Schools 14%
Seminaries & Religious Orders 13%
Youth & Campus Ministry, Marriage & Family Life, Religious Education 12%
Parish Rebates 11%
Catholic Charities 10%
Priest & Deacon Advanced Studies 8%
Spiritual & Pastoral Outreach 7%
Camps & Outdoor Science Education 6%
Hispanic Ministry/Centro San Juan Diego 5%
Catholic Communications 5%
Black Catholic Ministry & Other Grants 5%
Appeal Campaign Costs 4%

Because of You

Your donation empowers more than 40 ministries.
Read stories of those impacted by your gift.

Seminaries & Priests

Seminaries & Priests
June 6, 2023

Diamond in the rough: Priests find faith and vocations at CU Boulder

While known to some for its party culture, multiple Denver priests think of the University of Colorado in Boulder as a turning point in their discernment. Three priests share their…
Seminaries & PriestsStories
May 17, 2021

When You Receive a Call Within a Call …

Tony Davis was playing whiffle ball on a sunny Thursday in the courtyard of the St. John Vianney Theological Seminary to blow off some steam after he finished his comprehensive…
Seminaries & PriestsStories
August 31, 2020

You Are Providing a Home for Our Retired Priests

Monsignor Bernard Schmitz had dedicated 50 years to his parishes here in Colorado and in South America. When it came time to retire in 2019, he didn’t know where he…

Catholic Schools

Catholic SchoolsStories
February 1, 2022

Appeal funds teacher bonuses to honor tough teaching year

For the second time in two years, generous donations to the Archbishop’s Catholic Appeal were able to fund bonus checks for all Archdiocese of Denver Catholic School teachers. The announcement…
Catholic SchoolsStories
June 3, 2021

Catholic School Teachers get A+ and a Boost

Catholic schools are being cheered for completing successful in-person learning this past week and it was teachers who were on that front line educating our youth during the pandemic. The…
Catholic SchoolsStories
September 8, 2020

Seeds of Hope Planted a Faith-filled Future for this Teen

When Helen Anderson’s granddaughter, Ava Darche, came to live with her at 3 years old, Anderson was working a full-time job and at a very stressful point in her life.…

Helping Those in Need

Helping Those in Need
June 6, 2023

Appeal helps deacons share Christ’s healing

Our secular culture pours billions of dollars into well-meaning programs that address worldly concerns, but never answer the longing of the human heart. The Archdiocese of Denver raises money to…
Helping Those in NeedStories
January 27, 2023

Appeal donors came through again for Catholic school teachers

"We are truly blessed." The extra generosity of donors last year to the Archbishop’s Catholic Appeal made it possible to fund additional payments to all Archdiocese of Denver Catholic School…
FeaturedHelping Those in NeedStories
October 31, 2022

What’s Their Secret?

Faith is the Cornerstone for this Couple Married Three-quarters of a Century. Margaret Mary Hennessey was just 17 years old when she walked over and asked 22-year-old Frank P. Gill…

Religious Outreach

FeaturedReligious OutreachStories
October 24, 2023

Catholic Hub Connects Christ with Campus Life … and Coffee

Appeal Helps Reach Youth in College and Throughout Northern Colorado.
FeaturedReligious OutreachStories
August 18, 2023

Sports Ministry Scores Hearts for Christ

Young Adult Catholics Find Fun and Fellowship. Generation Z (people born between 1997 and 2012) has been called one of the loneliest generations and less than half of them, who…
FeaturedReligious OutreachStories
July 28, 2022

Appeal funds urgent need for marriage support

Marriage can be full of blessings, but even the best examples of marriage come with challenges. Today, married couples are facing extra strains during trying financial times of inflationary pricing…

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