Giving to the Diocese of Des Moines

The Diocese of Des Moines welcomes you and wishes to thank you for your generous support. Donors wishing to make an ONLINE gift may opt to use their credit cards for single payments or "set it and forget it" recurring gifts! Donors are asked to register on the website to enjoy all of the features available. You can view your charitable giving history, update your address, set up you own Automatic Withdrawal from your checking account or credit card payments.

Registration is not required to make an online payment, but we encourage you to join our community!  Instructions for joining and making a gift may be accessed here



The Diocese of Des Moines provides many opportunities for people to share their gifts. The following is a list of local and national collections donors can support through their parish. To support local collections and appeals online, visit


  • January 28 - Project HOPE
  • March 3-4 - Annual Diocesan Appeal
  • March 11 - Catholic Relief Services
  • March 30 - Holy Land Collection (Good Friday)
  • May 13 - Catholic Communications Campaign
  • July 1 - Peter's Pence
  • July 15 - Catholic Charities
  • August 5 - Collection for the Church in Africa
  • September 16 - Seminarian Special Collection
  • October 21 - World Mission Sunday (The collection on this weekend will also support Catholic Home Missions, the Church in Eastern Europe, and the Church in Latin America.)
  • November 18 - Catholic Campaign for Human Development
  • December 9 - Retirement Fund for Religious