Triennial National Collection

Triennial National Collection for the
Archdiocese for the Military Services, USA
10 November 2019

The National Collection for the Archdiocese for the Military Services, USA (AMS) is a triennial collection approved by the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) in 2012, first taken in 2013, and again in 2016.

The 2019 Triennial National Collection will be taken in most dioceses and parishes across the country at weekend Masses 9-10 November. While second collections are not allowed in U.S. military chapels, military personnel will have the opportunity to contribute independently.

  • List of participating dioceses – The list will be updated as additional information is received. If your diocese is not listed, please contact the diocese directly.  Names of dioceses will be added as information is received by the AMS.
  • Resources to support the collection – Find resources to help spread awareness for the 2019 Triennial National Collection for the AMS as well as a list of companies working with the AMS to distribute materials to parishes in participating dioceses.
  • AMS Faithful – While second collections are not allowed in U.S. military chapels, military personnel and other AMS Faithful have the opportunity to participate through the AMS Appeal.

For questions about the Triennial National Collection for the AMS, please contact Mary Lavin, Executive Director of Major Gifts and Planned Giving at mlavin@milarch.org or C: (440) 223-6482.