Seminarian Endowment Challenge

Seminarians2011PNACThe national fundraising organization Catholic Extension has chosen the AMS as one of only nine dioceses to participate in its 2014 Seminarian Endowment Challenge. For every qualifying $2 the AMS raises toward its seminarian endowment this year, Catholic Extension will match $1, up to $50,000. Qualifying donations must be new or increased gifts of $1,000 or more, or else money raised through special fundraising events designated for the program. In order to qualify for the challenge, all funds must be received in cash or readily marketable securities before December 31, 2014. No pledges will be accepted.

If you have any questions, please contact Mary Lavin, Director of Major Gifts ( or 440.223.6482).