Purpose and Mission
In 1978, the founding board directed the Foundation’s purpose, as stated in our Articles of Incorporation:
“The purposes for which this corporation is organized are as follows:
– To promote, expand and strengthen the Roman Catholic Church in the Diocese of Helena.
– To support and assist, financially or in any other manner, the religious, education, charitable and medical institutions or programs operated by or under the auspices of the Catholic Diocese of Helena.
– To promote Roman Catholic doctrines, evangelism, Christian education and missionary work within the Diocese of Helena, and help support that work undertaken by the Diocese elsewhere in this nation and world.
– To assist worthy men and women in pursuit of studies and vocations to the priesthood and religious life.”
“The Foundation for the Diocese of Helena, Inc. serves and strengthens the people, parishes, ministries and apostolic mission of the Diocese of Helena.”