The role of the Development Department is to help ensure that our parishes, schools, and service organizations have the funds they need to carry out their vital missions.
The Department connects our caring, committed donors with the various ministries of the Archdiocese and greater Church and provides fund raising assistance and support to our parishes and schools.
The Development Department offers the following services to our parishes, parishioners, and the Archdiocese:
- Assistance with Capital and Endowment campaigns
- Coordinating the Priests Retirement Luncheon (St. John Vianney Luncheon)
- Organization, management, and implementation of the Archbishop’s Annual Appeal
- Coordination and direction of the Archbishop’s Circle
- Assistance with increasing regular parish income
- Facilitating Planned Giving and Bequests
- Assistance with identifying and soliciting Private Foundation support
- Assistance with facilitating Stock donations
- Oversight of school endowments
Please contact our Development Director, Rod Linhares, at 415-614-5581, anytime if you have any questions about a particular ministry and/or how to support it, if there is additional information we may provide, etc.