Parish Resources

The following materials have been designed to assist parishes in promoting, educating and spreading the word about giving through an IRA, how to leave a legacy, planned giving, donor-advised funds and promoting end of year giving.

Throughout the year, more resources will be added, updated and shared below.

If you have questions concerning the materials below, or need to request assistance, please contact the Catholic Foundation at foundation@dosp.org.

Overview of Services

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IRA Resources

  • 2021 IRA Sample Letter of Instruction for APA – Word
  • 2021 IRA Sample Letter of Instruction for Diocesan Ministry, Outreach, Service – Word
  • 2021 IRA Sample Letter of Instruction for parish use – Word

Leave a Legacy Resources

Planned Giving Resources

  • 2021 Planned Giving and Alternative Giving Bulletin and Website Posts – Word

Donor-Advised Fund (DAF)

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End of Year Giving

  • Bulletin Announcement Sample – PDF | Word
  • End of Year Email Sample – Word
  • Downloadable End of Year Ad Samples:

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  • Downloadable CARES Act Ad Samples:

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