This was a record year for grants awarded from the Foundation’s unrestricted resources  – $85,000.  Congratulations to the grant recipients!  The Foundation’s next grant cycle will open in the spring of 2020.  Watch this website for details!

Blessed Trinity Catholic Community (Missoula) $3,950.00 Replace old computers
Butte Catholic Community North $3,950.00 Interior work on damaged church building
Carroll College – Engineers Without Borders (Guatemala) $2,000.00 Continuation of seismic retrofit structural wall at Instituto La Asuncion School
Carroll College – Diocesan Campus Ministries $3,500.00 Continued development of Annual Diocesan Campus Ministry Vocations Retreat
Catholic Social Services of Montana $1,401.20 Purchase Bloomerang Donor Management Software
Catholic Youth Rural Outreach (Kalispell deanery) $3,000.00 Provide excellent youth ministry discipleship; formation opportunities (Bible studies, Book Study/Disciple Group, Retreats and Youth Nights)
Christ the King Catholic Campus Ministry (Missoula) $2,450.00 Campus Ministry Outreach and Education
De La Salle Blackfeet School (Browning) $500.00 Depiction of De La Salle Blackfeet history in mural form mixing Native and Le Sallian symbols
Divine Mercy Academy (Belgrade) $3,660.00 Improvements to DMA’s gymnasium, allow it to be used as a multipurpose space
Good Samaritan Ministries (Helena) $1,200.00 Support for the programs and mission of Good Samaritan Ministries.
Guardian Angel Mission (Power) $3,950.00 New windows in church building
Guatemala Mission $5,000.00 Assist medical needs of clients who cannot pay or need specialized care at regional or government hospitals
Holy Cross Parish (Townsend) $1,775.00 Religious Education/Vacation Bible School/classroom maintenance
Holy Spirit Parish (Butte) $3,950.00 Update Fire Alarm System in Church Center
Immaculate Conception Parish (Deer Lodge) $4,500.00 Provide Handicap Access Door for remodeled Chapel & Office Space
Immaculate Conception Parish (Deer Lodge) $500.00 Bibles for Warm Springs patients and MT State Prison inmates
Immaculate Conception Parish (Polson) $1,975.00 Purchase and placement of a storage shed
Immaculate Conception Parish (Polson) $1,572.00 Complete the updating of the parish hall
Little Flower Parish (Browning) $3,000.00 To Evangelize our people on the Reservation & Teen Search
Montana Tech Catholic Campus Ministry (Butte) $2,250.00 Materials for Bible Study and giveaway item for Club Rush
Our Lady of the Valley Parish (Helena) $1,618.80 2 HDTV monitors, speakers, wall mounts and cables for Faith Formation gather spaces for ongoing catechesis
Sacred Heart Parish (Ronan) $1,495.00 Complete the remodel and updating of the parish hall
St. Anne Parish (Heart Butte) $3,000.00 To Evangelize-Vacation Bible School; RE materials; youth workshops
St. Francis of Assisi Parish (Hamilton) $1,000.00 Youth Group pilgrimage to NCYC – Indianapolis, IN
St. Francis Parish (Valier) $333.00 On-Line Faith enhanced K-Adult  program called “Formed”
St. Francis Xavier Parish (Missoula) $3,910.00 Restoration of classroom for art and activity space for the Faith Formation Program
St. Ignatius Mission $3,555.00 Repurposing spaces for a Blessed Sacrament Chapel and a Reconciliation Chapel
St. John the Evangelist Parish (Butte) $3,950.00 Help defray costs of unexpected repairs due to a severly cold winter
St. John the Evangelist Parish (Fairfield) $625.00 Assisting spiritual and educational experiences on pilgrimage to Italy
St. Joseph Parish (Choteau) $750.00 Assisting chaperone expenses on youth group trip to Italy
St. Joseph School (Missoula) $1,000.00 Anaheim RE Educator Congress – 2020
St. Margaret Parish (Cut Bank) $333.00 On-Line Faith enhanced K-Adult  program called “Formed”
St. Mary Catholic Community (Helena) $827.00 Professional Development and supplies for the Coordinator of Elementary Religious Education
St. Mary Catholic Community (Helena) $2,528.00 Recarpeting of Main Level of Pastoral Center (Office Building)
St. Mary’s Mission Parish (Stevensville) $1,422.00 Renovate the Family Center bathrooms – handicapped accessible
St. Matthew Parish (Kalispell) $1,250.00 NCYC – Indianapolis, IN – 12 youth and 3 chaperones
St. William Parish (Shelby) $950.00 Educational materials and sources for youth and families
The Sycamore Tree Catholic Retreat Center (Swan Lake) $2,370.00 Remodel existing sacristy to make it a multi-use room and purchase a 100 gallon fuel tank