Ready to support your local Catholic community?

Make a one-time or a recurring, tax-deductible* donation to the Ohio Catholic Foundation.

Your donation goes to fund local events, causes and scholarships in the communities we serve.

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Popular Programs

Catholic Education Scholarships

Catholic Education Scholarships

Selecting up to 15 students annually to receive a $1,000 Catholic elementary or high school scholarship.

Member Sponsored Donations

We ask our members annually to nominate a local charity they believed deserves a $1,000 donation.

Parish Ministry Grant Program

Parish Ministry Grants

Awarding up to $40,000 to Catholic parishes annually.

How are your donations used?

The Ohio Catholic Foundation is organized exclusively for charitable purposes to continue the mission of Jesus Christ by lifting up and supporting the spiritual and educational needs of all in the Catholic community, thus ensuring a lasting impact of a vital church and the future of our faith.

Where does the money go?

All funds raised by Ohio Catholic Foundation go back to the community in the form of grants and scholarships.

What does it get used for?

All funds raised go back to supporting our local Catholic community in the form of grants and scholarships.

Is it tax deductible?

As a 501(c)(3), all donations to Ohio Catholic Foundation are tax deductible. 

Do you ever have fundraisers?

Yes! Throughout the year, we will coordinate different fundraisers to support local causes and charities.