In living our daily faith, we praise God for our blessings. In gratitude, we share our time, talents, and treasures to benefit others, as we are called to do in the name of our Father. Diocese of Des Moines parish members have multiple opportunities to support the Church and the Church’s outreach ministries to bring hope to people less fortunate and spread the Good News.
Collections are due to the Diocese of Des Moines Finance Department within two weeks from date collected.
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2020 Special Collections Calendar
January 26 - Project HOPE
March 7-8 - Annual Diocesan Appeal
March 30 - Catholic Relief Services
COVID-19 Relief Fund Collection
April 10 - Holy Land Collection (Good Friday)
This collection has been postponed to September 27 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
CRS Rice Bowl
June 7 - Catholic Communications Campaign
June 28 - Peter's Pence
July 19 - Catholic Charities
August 23 - Collection for the Church in Africa
September 13 - Seminarian Special Collection
September 27 - Holy Land Collection
October 25 - 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 22 - Catholic Campaign for Human Development
December 13 - Retirement Fund for Religious