Giving is a very important part of the life of a person devoted to Jesus Christ. More Catholics are responding to the idea of giving a gift that forever perpetuates our Catholic Faith.
Unrestricted gifts offer the Diocese the flexibility to direct funds to where they are needed most, giving the Diocese administrators and clergy the latitude to take advantage of unexpected opportunities and to act quickly.
Established in January 1997, the Diocese of Venice Timothy Fund was established to provide support for the education of seminarians studying to be priests and pastors of tomorrow.
The Sunday Mass on Television is an outreach of the Department of Communications and is supported by the donations of viewers.
The Diocesan Education Department exists to assist the Bishop in facilitating the teaching mission of the Catholic Church in the Diocese of Venice through Catholic schools, religious education programs, and adult faith formation offerings.
Migrant Endowment &
Foundation for the Care of Migrant Poor
Migrant Endowment is a source of funds to provide assistance to the migrant communities located within the Diocese. Contributions to the Foundation for the Care of Migrant Poor are used to provide help and support to many worthwhile causes within this community.
through the Catholic Community Foundation of Southwest Florida
The Catholic Community Foundation of Southwest Florida provides unique philanthropic opportunities for donors to create lasting gifts in support of Catholic programs and ministries throughout the Diocese of Venice. Last year alone, the Foundation distributed more than $1.2 million in endowed support for Catholic schools, Parishes, Seminarian education, programs for the needy, college scholarships, and more.