Dozens of students have benefitted from the Faith In Our Future scholarships, which are granted for the purpose of helping students with a financial need who wish to attend a Catholic school to realize that dream of a Catholic education.
This move is projected to increase program enrollment by making formation programming more accessible to participants while also removing constraints of staff and space, which have resulted in a waiting list for enrollment.
The grant will provide funding for consultants who work with new business administrators at parishes. The Institute’s programming improves the training and skills of new business administrators through group training sessions followed by help from consultants who provide on-site training and ongoing mentoring during an administrator’s initial year of service.
The grant will assist in starting a program for Catholic priests from Africa in the Ge’ez Rite who will study English and American culture to better minister to members of the Ge’ez Rite Catholic Church in the United States.
The Faith In Our Future Trustees approved a grant of $25,000 from the Leaders of the Future Endowment Fund to St. Francis de Sales Seminary. The grant will help to provide needed improvements to Henni Hall on the Seminary campus.
The grant will assist Holy Apostles Parish in expanding the “Family Discipleship” Religious Education program, including additional curriculum modules.
The Faith In Our Future Trustees approved a grant of $10,000 from the Living Our Faith Fund to Saint Frances Cabrini Parish. The grant provides support for a pilot faith formation project, specifically designed to teach Catholic faith habits centered on everyday spirituality.
The Faith In Our Future Trustees approved a grant of $88,300 from the Leaders of the Future Endowment Fund to the Archdiocese of Milwaukee. The grant will provide funding for scholarships to support a Synod priority of forming lay leaders.
The Faith In Our Future Trustees approved a grant of $315,000 from the Living Our Faith Fund to the Archdiocese of Milwaukee. The grant will subsidize the registration fees for parishes in the Archdiocese which register parish teams to attend the National Amazing Parish Conference in October 2018.
The Faith In Our Future Trustees approved a grant of $100,000 from the Centers of Excellence Fund to St. Anthony Parish School.