The Diocese of Des Moines

Diocesan Ministries

Gifts to the Diocese of Des Moines can include any one of the many ministries of the Diocese.

  • Annual Diocesan Appeal

  • Vocations/Seminarian Education

  • The Catholic Mirror

  • Project HOPE

  • Priests' Pension Fund

  • Deaf Ministries

  • Catholic Tuition Organization

  • Designate your Parish

  • Designate your Catholic School                               

  • Catholic Charities

Gifts to endowed funds are also available through The Catholic Foundation of Southwest Iowa, including:

  • Educational Excellence Fund

  • Reverend Thomas Pfeffer Endowment for Hispanic Ministry

  • The Church of Southwest Iowa Fund

  • Larry Breheny Catholic Charities Fund

  • Catholic Pastoral Center Fund

  • Priests' Medical Fund

  • Seminary Fund

For more information on making a charitable investment to The Catholic Foundation of Southwest Iowa, please call (515) 237-5061