News and Notes
October 2015 Good News Newsletter
View the latest Good News newsletter, plus all issues for the past year, including October 2014.
World Mission Sunday 2015
World Mission Sunday will be celebrated in every parish in the world on October 17-18. Resources for parishes can be found on our website.
2016 National Migration Week Small Grants Program
For Catholic parishes, schools or local organizations listed in the Official Catholic Directory. Deadline is Friday, November 27, 2015. Notification of awards will be announced during the 2016 National Migration Week.
Syria and other global emergencies and CRS responses
Whether the disasters are rooted in civil strife or natural causes, millions of innocent people have found their lives in turmoil. Your Catholic Relief Services teams and local partners are on the ground providing vital assistance.
Catholic Campaign for Human Development Collection 2015 - THANK YOU!
The CCHD collection in all parishes in the Archdiocese of Seattle occured September 12/13. Information about CCHD is posted on our website. Thank you for your support!
Catholic Campaign for Human Development Local Grants for 2015
The CCHD local grants in western Washington have been approved! Funds for these grants come from the September CCHD collection in all of our parishes (September 13 in 2015). Thank you!
Laudato Si’ (Praise Be): On Care for Our Common Home
Resources for Pope Francis' encyclical on the environment and climate change
Advocacy: Sign up for Catholics Confront Global Poverty (CCGP)
Learn how you can join other U.S. Catholics to defend the lives and dignity of people living in poverty throughout the world, and urge our nation to act in response to the many faces of poverty.