We are Catalysts for a vital Church and the Common Good

Our members are leaders in Catholic philanthropic strategy, impact, and action. Read their diverse and fascinating stories below...

Member Spotlight

In 1952 Thomas and Dorothy Leavey established the Foundation to carry on the couple's deep commitment to the values of generosity and helping others. "Very simply," said Dorothy Leavey, "if you have some available help [to give], there's no use in you not giving it to someone who needs it."

...

Catholic causes are the focus of Wendy and Tim Connors’ philanthropy, including the University of Notre Dame, Catholic Charities San Francisco, Sovereign Military Order of Malta, Saint Raymond Parish, and Sacred Heart Prep High School. Tim and Wendy have also co-founded and funded OneParish.com, the free app and web platform t

...

Eye-opening visits to Chicago's San Miguel Middle School and Cristo Rey Jesuit High School inspired the founding of Cassin Educational Initiative Foundation. "I felt those models had all the ingredients they needed to be successfully replicated," said B.J. Cassin, co-founder of the Foundation. "I felt strongly that these two models

...