SECTOR

Strengthening Faith

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

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Diocese of Westminster

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Diocese of Westminster

Diocese of Westminster

The Diocese of Westminster is one of the smallest dioceses in England and Wales in geographical area, but the largest in terms of Catholic population and priests. CCS worked with the Diocese over a three year period to help plan and implement a major fundraising campaign. Entitled Growing in Faith, the initiative secured more than £37 million, with a focus on supporting parishes, priests and a vibrant outreach programme.

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Archdiocese of Chicago

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Archdiocese of Chicago

Archdiocese of Chicago

Archbishop Cupich and the Archdiocese of Chicago have succeeded in completing the most ambitious archdiocesan campaign in the nation’s history. The To Teach Who Christ Is campaign is the Archdiocese of Chicago’s ambitious effort to fund Catholic schools, religious education, and local parishes. When the campaign stalled in 2014, CCS conducted a rapid review to recalibrate and reenergize the effort. Since then, CCS has partnered with the Archdiocese of Chicago to help it surpass its $350 million goal.

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First Presbyterian Church in the City of New York

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First Presbyterian Church in the City of New York

First Presbyterian Church in the City of New York

Founded on Wall Street in 1716, The First Presbyterian Church in the City of New York has enjoyed over 300 years of faithful worship and service to the community. In order to meet the needs of the church and all of its visitors, First Church partnered with CCS to launch First for the Future: Building on a Faithful Heritage capital campaign. Over the course of a two-phased campaign, the church successfully achieved a historic $15 million goal for the renovation of its church house which is home to its ministry, church school, nursery school, and is also utilized by PS 226 and the surrounding community. CCS has recently renewed our partnership with First Church on a new fundraising initiative.

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Archdiocese of Toronto

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Archdiocese of Toronto

Archdiocese of Toronto

The Archdiocese of Toronto, with its 223 parishes and 21 missions, is home to a diverse community of faith and has experienced tremendous growth in the past quarter century. In fact, during this period, the Archdiocese's Catholic population doubled to nearly 2 million Catholics faithfully served by more than 800 diocesan and religious priests, 131 permanent deacons, and over 500 religious sisters and brothers. Mass is celebrated in more than 30 languages each week in the most multicultural province in Canada.

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Episcopal Diocese of Massachusetts

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Episcopal Diocese of Massachusetts

Episcopal Diocese of Massachusetts

The Episcopal Diocese of Massachusetts launched a $20 million campaign to better support the spiritual and material demands of the communities it serves. Following an exhaustive planning study, a campaign plan was developed with a two-fold focus: major gifts and participation by all congregations. The Together Now Campaign to support diocesan initiatives and local parish needs raised nearly $32 million.

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Diocese of Honolulu

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Diocese of Honolulu

Diocese of Honolulu

In order to expand facilities and improve programs; better care for children and the poor; and support education and training of lay leaders, deacons, seminarians, and clergy, the Diocese of Honolulu embarked on its first ever capital campaign. After CCS assisted the Diocese with a feasibility and planning study, the campaign raised $50 million on its $30 million minimum goal, ensuring a bright future for Diocesan-wide priorities.

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