For 40 years, FADICA has served as a dynamic and catalytic philanthropic network committed to supporting Catholic activities and initiatives (especially those that strengthen the Church and aid the poor). At FADICA, members find a space to gather with peers to learn, network, share grant-making tools and ideas, interact with Catholic leadership, and reflect on the spirituality of philanthropy.  

Our Mission

FADICA is a network of private foundations and donors supporting Catholic-sponsored programs and institutions. FADICA’s mission is to enable its members to be informed, involved and effective in addressing church needs through their philanthropy.  

Our Vision

FADICA serves as a dynamic philanthropic peer community and catalyst committed to Catholic initiatives, the vulnerable and the common good. We are guided by the joy of the Gospel and the Catholic social tradition.  

Strategic Pillars
  • Joint Learning and Enhanced Collaboration
  • Expanding Catholic Philanthropy and Stewardship
  • Nourishing a Spirituality of Philanthropy
40 Years of Impact and Change

The year 2016 marked the 40th anniversary of FADICA - a time to celebrate the impact our network of families and partners has made on Catholic philanthropy and to look ahead to the next decade of pioneering philanthropic leadership that responds to God’s call to serve. Experience FADICA’s four decades at