People Serving People

People Serving People

The Catholic Community Foundation of Mid-Michigan drew the winners of its BIG Raffle during an event at the diocesan Center for Ministry on Friday, April 21. Nearly 24,000 BIG Raffle tickets were sold in communities across the diocese. The Foundation estimates that nearly $70,000 will be immediately distributed to participating Catholic schools and parishes. Additional proceeds will go to the St. John Neumann Catholic Education Endowment.

“The Foundation is committed to coordinating the annual BIG Raffle event to help parishes and ...

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2017 BIG Raffle Top Prize Winners Announced

2017 BIG Raffle Top Prize Winners Announced

The Catholic Community Foundation of Mid-Michigan drew the winners of its BIG Raffle during an event at the diocesan Center for Ministry on Friday, April 21. Nearly 24,000 BIG Raffle tickets were sold in communities across the diocese. The Foundation estimates that nearly $70,000 will be immediately distributed to participating Catholic schools and parishes. Additional proceeds will go to the St. John Neumann Catholic Education Endowment.

“The Foundation is committed to coordinating the annual BIG Raffle event to help parishes and ...

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Congratulations to our 2017 BIG Raffle Winners

Congratulations to our 2017 BIG Raffle Winners

The Catholic Community Foundation of Mid-Michigan drew the winners of its BIG Raffle during an event at the diocesan Center for Ministry on Friday, April 21. Nearly 24,000 BIG Raffle tickets were sold in communities across the diocese. The Foundation estimates that nearly $70,000 will be immediately distributed to participating Catholic schools and parishes. Additional proceeds will go to the St. John Neumann Catholic Education Endowment.

“The Foundation is committed to coordinating the annual BIG Raffle event to help parishes and ...

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BIG Raffle Winners Announced, More than $46,000 to be immediately distributed to Catholic Parishes and Schools

BIG Raffle Winners Announced, More than $46,000 to be immediately distributed to Catholic Parishes and Schools

The Catholic Community Foundation of Mid-Michigan drew the winners of its BIG Raffle during an event at the diocesan Center for Ministry on Friday, April 22. More than 19,000 BIG Raffle tickets were sold in communities across the diocese and more than $46,000 in proceeds will immediately be distributed to participating Catholic schools and parishes. Additional proceeds will go to the St. John Neumann Catholic Education Endowment. The Catholic Community Foundation of Mid-Michigan administers the endowment which provides grant dollars ...

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Catholic Foundation and Credit Union Work Together to Provide Medication for Those in Need

Catholic Foundation and Credit Union Work Together to Provide Medication for Those in Need

SAGINAW — Thanks to a generous gift of $10,000 from Catholic Federal Credit Union, the Catholic Community Foundation of Mid-Michigan (CCFMM) was able to provide a $10,000 grant to the Hope Pharmacy Assistance Program of St. Mary’s Hospital Foundation.

Hope Pharmacy provides medication for individuals who are uninsured or underinsured within Saginaw County. According to its mission statement, CCFMM operates by Gospel values and the teachings of the Catholic Church by developing and managing funds that serve the ministries of the ...

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Love for Lay Ministry

Love for Lay Ministry

On February 24, 2006, Fr. Jeffrey Donner was teaching a class to second year Lay Ministry students for the Diocese of Saginaw.  During class, he commented a few times about a backache that wouldn’t go away.

One week later, on March 4, 2006, while celebrating the afternoon Mass at Sacred Heart Parish in Gladwin, Fr. Jeff had a major heart attack and died the next day.

The suddenness of his death saddened the hearts of many within his parish, the Lay Ministry Studies ...

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