Our organization is able to continue its mission because of your support and generosity. By contributing to a campaign listed below, you'll help ensure that our work continues. Online donations are quick and easy using our secure credit card transactions. We welcome donations of all sizes and payment plans – whether it's a one-time gift, a monthly contribution or part of a matching gifts program.
Parish - Debt Reduction Fund » Donate Online
Parish - Debt Reduction Fund » Donate Online
The Debt Reduction Fund will be applied to our Church Renovation Loan. This loan was originally $1,468,000. As of August 30, 2012, $150,000 is outstanding on the and requires a monthly payment of approximately $11,500. SMG purchased the property at 445 Gierz on August 31, 2012. Th loan for this property was for $200,000.
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Parish - Unrestricted Fund (Highest Need) » Donate Online
Contributions received for the Parish Unrestricted Fund will be utilized for items most needed at the Parish at the time funds are accumulated and needs are identified.
Parish - Capital Improvement Fund » Donate Online
Contributions to the Parish Capital Improvement Fund will provide money to be utilized directly for facility repair and improvements to the Parish. For example, updates to improve energy efficiency on campus, roofing, gutters, lighting, furnace, etc. See Long Description for priority list of items needed at the present time.
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School - Unrestricted Fund (Highest Need) » Donate Online
Contributions received for the School Unrestricted Fund will be utilized for items most needed at the school at the time funds are accumulated and needs are identified.
School - Capital Improvement Fund » Donate Online
Contributions to the School Capital Improvement Fund will provide money to be utilized directly for facility repair and improvements to the School. For example, energy efficiency, roofing, gutters, lighting, furnace, etc. See Long Description for priority list of items needed at the present time.
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The School Endowment Fund was established over 15 years ago by school families to secure the future of the school. Contributions to this fund will ensure that the school continues to receive an annual distribution. Currently, funds are distributed and are used towards operating expenses, which helps keep tuition affordable.
School - Technology Fund » Donate Online
The School Technology Fund ensures funding for technology needs. St. Mary School takes great measures to ensure the level of technology exceeds needs in order to prepare students for high school and beyond. Currently the school has SmartBoards in 14 out of 20 classrooms. In Fall, 2011, 8th graders received their own laptops for the 1:1 Technology Initiative. Building upon these initiatives is key. Contributions to this fund will help to provide teacher training and meet the goals.
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School - Tuition Assistance Fund » Donate Online
The School Tuition Assistance Fund provides school families with assistance to pay St. Mary School Tuition when there is a financial need. St. Mary has adopted specific policies and procedures from the Diocese to verify needs and distribution of funds. To qualify for this program, applications for FACTS must be submitted to the Diocese of Joliet & FACTS. Based on the financial need, a percentage of tuition costs may be allocated to the family.
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Charity - Family Crisis Fund (for Parishioners) » Donate Online
The Family Crisis Fund provides assistance to our parishioners who are in financial need. Once a need is verified, the distributions can be used to help parishioners pay utility bills, mortgage, rent, and car payments. In addition, these families are welcome to participate in the St. Vincent de Paul Food Pantry program at SMG.
Charity - St. Vincent de Paul Fund » Donate Online
The St. Vincent de Paul Fund provides funding to our Food Pantry which serves parishioners and community neighbors in need for grocery assistance. In the first 6 months of 2011, the Food Pantry allocated over $50,000 to help families in need.
The PADS Fund will help defray costs incurred by St. Mary of Gostyn to support this ministry which provides 2 meals (Friday dinner and Saturday breakfast), shelter in the Gathering Place for one night, showers, laundry service and train tickets to over 70 guests every Friday night for 11 months out of the year.
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Other - Restricted Donations » Donate Online
Using the "Donor Comments" field, please tell us where you would like your restricted gift to be applied.
Call For Cash 2012 - New LRC » Donate Online
Let’s help SMG students learn with better technology! Today, the Learning Resource Center (LRC) lab can only accommodate 15 students and the computers are outdated. A new & improved LRC lab will allow an entire class to use the lab at one time. The LRC technology package includes 30 new computers, Microsoft licenses, new computer tables & chairs, new wifi network, and electrical upgrades. We need to raise $16,000 to reach our goal.
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School - Class of 2013 Class Gift » Donate Online
The 8th grade class traditionally presents a class gift the night of graduation. New water fountains are needed and we are asking families to give what you can towards this gift from our 8th grade. Deadline for donations on the website is Monday May 20th.
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