For more information, please call Sarah O. Hanley, Executive Director, at 215.587.5650

Make your secure payment, pledge or gift online today at:

The Catholic Charities Appeal is recognized as a non-profit institution. As such, all gifts are tax-deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law. It has its own Employer Identification Number (EIN) and receives a separate financial audit. Besides gifts of cash, donors to the 2018 Catholic Charities Appeal may contribute in many other ways, each offering tax advantages according to their circumstances:

Partners In Hope

Become a Partner in Hope and make an impact all year round. By donating $1 a day, you will support virtually every aspect of Catholic life for enrichment and improvement. Just $1 a day can help a child in need, retired senior citizens, homeless individuals and families, veterans, special needs children and so much more. By becoming a Partner in Hope you will continue to bring joy, hope and strength to many of your brothers and sisters in need throughout 2018. $1 a day - $30.42 per month - $365 a year ~ please consider joining us today, we are counting on you.

Become a New Vision Partner

Pledge Gift

A gift to the Catholic Charities Appeal may be paid over a period of months. If possible, please include your first month’s payment when you mail your gift card envelope. You will then receive a monthly statement.

Gifts of Cash

Checks should be made payable to the “Catholic Charities Appeal.” Please do not send cash through the mail. Please send checks to the following address:

Archdiocese of Philadelphia
Catholic Charities Appeal
CL# 4710
P.O. Box 95000
Philadelphia, PA 19195-4710

Matching Gifts

Would you like to double or even triple the impact of your gift? Over 20,000 companies have matching gift programs, and many include current employees and retirees. The wide array of Catholic Charities Appeal beneficiaries allows your donation to be eligible for the majority of matching gift programs. We are happy to help guide you through the steps to secure a corporate match for your donation. Please e-mail to let us know your employer. We can provide you with additional information to complete the process.

For more information, please call Sarah O. Hanley, Executive Director, at 215.587.5650

Electronic Fund Transfer (EFT)

This can be arranged through your bank or online through our website at:

Gifts of Security

A gift of appreciated securities is one way to make a significant contribution at a reduced cost to you. Federal tax laws allow a charitable deduction for the full market value of securities on the date of your gift.

Planned Gifts

By making a planned gift to the Catholic Charities Appeal you are ensuring that you leave a lasting legacy of faith and charity. Gift planning allows individuals to incorporate estate and financial planning with their long-term philanthropic goals and includes bequests, charitable gift annuities, trust instruments, and gifts of retirement or life insurance assets. This type of gift offers many financial and tax benefits to you and your loved ones. More importantly, it provides an enduring testament to your values and ensures what you have spent a lifetime building, is allocated according to your wishes.

Please consult with your tax advisor on the tax treatment of all gifts, as they may vary from individual to individual. All gifts to the 2018 Catholic Charities Appeal will be acknowledged by His Excellency Charles J. Chaput, O.F.M. Cap.

For more information about any of the ways you can support the 2018 Catholic Charities Appeal, please call Sarah O. Hanley, Executive Director, at 215.587.5650 or email

Make your secure payment, pledge or gift online today at: