Missions/Disaster Relief

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How can members of St. Francis help with Disaster Relief?

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To help victims of any disaster emergency that takes place outside of the United States we suggest donating to Catholic Relief Services. You may contribute in one of two ways. Place your donation payable to St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, in an envelope and mark the envelope "Catholic Relief Services (CRS) disaster relief" and put it in the Sunday collection or send it to the Parish Office. We will forward one combined donation. Or send a donation payable to Catholic Relief Services, 228 W. Lexington St., Baltimore, MD 21201-3413 or online and designate it for the relief effort you wish.


To help victims of any disaster emergency that takes place in the United States we suggest donating to Catholic Charities USA. Donations will be used to fund local Catholic Charities agencies' emergency and long term disaster recovery efforts in areas hit by the disaster. You may contribute in one of two ways. Place your donation payable to St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in an envelope and mark the envelope "USA Disaster and put it in the Sunday collection or send it to the Parish Office. We will forward one combined donation.  Or send a donation payable to Catholic Charities USA, PO Box 25168, Alexandria, VA 22313-9788 and designate it for the USA Disaster relief.