Our Stories

A Flicker of Hope: The East Side Soup Kitchen

During the last two years, the Daniel and Josephine Cistone Advised Fund, established in the name of the late Most Rev. Bishop Joseph Cistone’s parents, has provided almost $8,000 to organizations serving the poor and vulnerable across the Diocese of […]

The Mustard Seed Shelter

We don’t give women a handout, we give them a hand up. -Amy Bartels Roe, Director, Mustard Seed Shelter Donations to the Reverend Noel T. Rudy Endowment — which supports the Mustard Seed Shelter for single homeless women —follow the […]

A Visitor’s View of Mustard Seed Life

As the saying goes, there’s no place like home! This is especially true for the women at Saginaw’s Mustard Seed, who  form true family bonds during their 3-6 month stay at this safe refuge. It is also true for those […]

Our Catholic Schools: St. Mary

Scholarship money from the Catholic Community Foundation of Mid-Michigan endowments plus local fundraising efforts have given St. Mary School of Alma a boost in enrollment and energy. “People are talking about us around town and they are impressed with our […]

Our Catholic Schools: Blessed Sacrament

Blessed Sacrament Elementary School Principal Patrick Bevier believes funds that support tuition assistance, and are provided by the Catholic Community Foundation, allow more families to choose a Catholic education for their children. “Funds from the Catholic Foundation impact our ability […]


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