Development Program

Mission of the development program

  • To assist in carrying out the mission of the Congregation of the Resurrection through pastoral and educational ministry. We strive to form communities of the Risen Christ.
  • To allow our families and friends to partner with us in resurrecting society.
  • To raise funds to help our infirm senior religious.
  • To help support our novices, seminarians and brother candidates in their formal educational programs.

Goals of the program

  • To develop a bi-annual newsletter that will share news about what the Congregation is doing.
  • To develop a fundraising mail appeal to all friends of the Congregation of the Resurrection.
  • To design and develop a memorial/honor fund to help our senior religious and our men in formation.
  • To sponsor an annual dinner-dance to raise funds for our foundation programs.

Objectives of the program

  • To share the Good News with families in our parishes, schools and missions.
  • To begin a data base of names of all the above friends.
  • To make personal solicitations to prospective donors and ask for their support.
  • To write grants and proposals to foundations who are willing to support our work.
  • To speak to groups about the mission of the Congregation of the Resurrection and to ask for their support.