SECTOR

Strengthening Faith

Empowering faith-based organizations to advance their
missions and support their communities.

Archdiocese of Chicago

The Archdiocese of Chicago began a monumental campaign to fund Catholic schools, religious education, and local parishes. When progress slowed in 2014, CCS joined the effort to recalibrate and reenergize the campaign, and since then the Archdiocese of Chicago has surpassed its $350 million goal.

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First Presbyterian Church in the City of New York

First Church was in need of structural repairs, so it retained CCS for assistance with a two-phased campaign. It successfully reached its $15 million goal for the renovation of its church house, which is home to its ministry, church school, and nursery school.

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Archdiocese of Toronto

The Archdiocese of Toronto chose to embark on a $105 million campaign for developing youth ministries, Catholic formation and leadership development, as well as capital projects. In partnership with CCS, the campaign has raised more than $165 million to date from nearly 45,000 households.

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Episcopal Diocese of Massachusetts

The Episcopal Diocese of Massachusetts launched a $20 million campaign to support diocesan initiatives and local parish needs. CCS assisted the church with a two-fold focus: major gifts and participation by all congregations. The highly successful campaign raised nearly $32 million.

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Diocese of Honolulu

The Diocese of Honolulu began its first capital campaign to expand facilities and improve programs for the community, and support education and training of leaders and clergy. After CCS assisted the Diocese with a feasibility and planning study, the campaign raised $50 million on its $30 million goal.

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Diocese of Westminster

The Diocese of Westminster embarked on a major fundraising campaign with a focus on supporting parishes and clergy, and a vibrant outreach effort. CCS worked with the Diocese over a three year period to help plan and implement the initiative, which secured more than £37 million.

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Knock Shrine

Knock Shrine, in Ireland, was seeking to increase faith renewal, refurbish its basilica, and improve promotion and visibility as a place of international pilgrimage. CCS collaborated with Knock Shrine to plan and implement its most ambitious fundraising campaign, which is already on track to exceed its goal of €14 million.

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Diocese of Portsmouth

The Diocese of Portsmouth needed to better support priests, encourage vocations, and educate seminarians. CCS supported the Diocese on a campaign that raised more than £13 million. The Diocese and CCS recently collaborated again on a special enhanced offertory appeal, raising a further £9 million to support parish initiatives.  

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