Please consider a gift to support our vibrant ministries and services.
”Give, and it shall be given to you.” Luke 6:38
Retirement Fund for Religious - March 11/12
Across the United States, hundreds of religious communities lack financial resources sufficient to meet the retirement and health-care needs of aging members.
The Retirement Fund for Religious (RFR) does not accept online donations, but you can make a secure, electronic contribution at the Diocese of Buffalo’s Share in the Care site. All donations made through the Diocese of Buffalo are forwarded to the National Religious Retirement Office.
National Religious Retirement Office
P.O. Box 96988 | Washington DC 20090-6988
Ascension Catholic School - March 18/19
Support scholars at our sister parish. Ascension Catholic School has as its mission the teaching of the Christian faith in the Roman Catholic tradition, fostering academic excellence in all areas of study, encouraging discipline based on respect and responsibility, and developing a sense of service and social justice within our multicultural community.
The Basilica Fund
Great things can happen at The Basilica and beyond when our generosity matches the need that surrounds us!
Your gifts to The Basilica Fund will help our community meet the moment - to foster opportunities for future growth as we seek to build-up a Basilica community that is healthy, vibrant, and sustainable for future service to all.
Please prayerfully consider a one time or recurring gift to The Basilica Fund to support The Basilica of Saint Mary Community.
Thank you for your faithful support in making The Basilica of Saint Mary a home of spiritual nourishment, a beacon of hope, and an advocate for change!
St. Vincent de Paul
Your gift supports our life-saving outreach ministries, alleviating the suffering and promoting the dignity of our neighbors in need. Your partnership is crucial and offers hope to those who need it most. 100% of your donation directly serves people in need.
Leave a legacy that reflects your faith. It’s easy to postpone decisions about our estates, whatever size they may be. Yet this is the final way that each of us can say, “I lived and I loved this person, this place, this cause!”
Through your bequests you set an example of philanthropy and preserve what mattered to you during your lifetime.
- Leaving a legacy gift through your Will
- Establish a Charitable Remainder Trust
- Creating a gift annuity
- Designate The Basilica of Saint Mary (tax ID 41-0695501) or The Basilica Landmark (tax ID 41-1754864 as a beneficiary of a 401(k), IRA, or life insurance policy.
All individuals and families who make a planned gift automatically become members of The Basilica Landmark Legacy Society.
Donations for those in need
Every little bit can help a family or person in need.
The 'Two-For-One' Program
Next time you buy household and personal products, purchase two instead of one. Then bring the extra to The Basilica.
- Drop-off donations in the Reardon Rectory.
- Items collected will be distributed to St. Vincent de Paul Outreach guests.
- We need socks, toothpaste, toothbrushes, deodorant, soap, shampoo, feminine products, diapers, lotion, hairbrushes and fleece blankets.
Give thanks for what you have and help those who don’t.
Take food or monetary contributions directly to a local food shelf.
Clothing and Housewares
Donate items to St. Vincent de Paul Stores. A complete list of accepted items is available on their website.
Donate career clothing to organizations that support people looking for work such as Dress for Success Twin Cities.
The Basilica is NOT able to take furniture donations.
You can donate furniture to these organizations:
Sue McGuigan joined The Basilica of Saint Mary parish in 2009 and has been a regular volunteer…More