The Biblical Basis Of Endowments

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Interestingly enough, the story of the patriarch Joseph is where we also see the primary Biblical text illustrating the power of endowments. Pharaoh is warned in a dream that Egypt is about to see seven years of abundant crops, followed by seven years of famine. Joseph’s advice, in Genesis 41:35-36,…

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Endowing The Future Of Our Faith

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  Great Things Are Happening in Our Diocese Because of Your Charitable Gifts! $471,000 Awarded to the Church Thanks to Foundation Donors! The Catholic Foundation of Eastern Montana recently mailed $471,000 in annual endowment distribution checks to 55 different Catholic parishes, schools, nonprofits, and diocesan ministries. That is amazing! What…

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St. Patrick’s

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When COVID hit last year and the church’s doors were closed, we continued to hold Mass as a staff. Eager to reach out to parishioners during their time of need, we took the limited resources and little knowledge we had to begin live-streaming weekend Mass. At the time, we did…

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Our New Look

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It’s a wonder what a new color and fresh coat of paint will do for a building…and also what a difference a couple of kind and generous people can make! While the Catholic Foundation of Eastern Montana is generally “on the road” working with our donors in their own communities,…

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Donor Notes

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A few thank you notes for our donors… Blessed be the fruits of your charitable giving! Once again, the Catholic Foundation of Eastern Montana has helped a parish to repair and preserve church property. With their help of the recent grant, we at St. John’s Parish in Baker were able…

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How to Live Forever

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by Judy Held, President, Catholic Foundation of Eastern Montana You may have heard that being a generous person has all sorts of positive benefits, the bulk of which – are you ready for this — can result in added years to your life! This is actually supported by oodles of…

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Today, Tomorrow, Forever

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Please remember the Catholic Foundation of Eastern Montana in your giving to the Church. Your donation to the Catholic Foundation of Eastern Montana will make an impact today and also secure the future for the Catholic Church in our diocese. There is no minimum amount of a gift – every…

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Catholic Foundation of Eastern Montana Awards $52,000

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The Catholic Foundation of Eastern Montana is delighted to announce it recently provided $52,000 in grants to 13 Catholic churches, 2 Catholic schools, and 2 Catholic organizations in our diocese. In just its second year, the Foundation’s new grant program saw a 16% increase in funds awarded! The Catholic Foundation…

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Annual Endowment Checks Received by 86 Beneficiaries

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Nearly $420,000 in endowment distributions were mailed recently to Catholic churches, Catholic schools, and Catholic-run organizations throughout the diocese. For some, these annual distributions are a much-needed help to meet their basic operating budget. For others, however, these annual endowment checks are welcome opportunities to build up an important ministry…

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Today, Tomorrow, Forever

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Please remember the Catholic Foundation of Eastern Montana in your giving to the Church. Your donation to the Catholic Foundation of Eastern Montana will make an impact today and also secure the future for the Catholic Church in our diocese. There is no minimum amount of a gift – every…

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