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 27 - Project HOPE
  • March 2-3 - Annual Diocesan Appeal
  • March 31 - Catholic Relief Services
  • April 19 - Holy Land Collection (Good Friday)
  • June 2 - Catholic Communications Campaign
  • June 30 - Peter's Pence
  • July 14 - Catholic Charities
  • August 11 - Collection for the Church in Africa
  • September 15 - Seminarian Special Collection
  • October 27 - 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 24 - Catholic Campaign for Human Development
  • December 8 - Retirement Fund for Religious