Of Every Dollar Donated…

IN FAITH 42 cents

Demonstrates that we are a family of God as we provide for the medical care, education, training, and retirement of our priests. IN FAITH we support permanent diaconate formation, priests’ retirement and continuing formation, seminarian education and vocation awareness promotion including Campus Ministry retreats.

We are also given the opportunity to make disciples by sharing our Catholic heritage, values and traditions with our youth, young adults and adults of our diocese through ministries responsible for faith formation.  This includes, lay ministry formation, Legendary Lodge, Journey, Youth, and Adult Catholic Formation as well as Prison Ministry – Discovery Weekends.




Lay Ministry Formation


Legendary Lodge


Permanent Diaconate


Priests’ Continuing Formation


Priests’ Retirement and Clergy Benefit


Prison Ministry – Discovery Weekends


Seminarian Education


Vocation Awareness Promotion


Youth, Young Adult and Adult Catholic Formation


In Faith Total


WITH HOPE 35 cents

Invites collaboration among Chancery and Parish resources. WITH HOPE we fund the Bishop’s Office and Pastoral Outreach including Native American & Hispanic Outreach Ministry, Liturgical Training, Diocesan Pastoral Ministry Support and Planning and the campaign expenses including administration, processing, materials and credit card fees. Our gifts provide for a gathering of the Women Religious of our Diocese with Bishop Vetter.

Advances the availability of Diocesan Communications including a newsletter, video production, the diocesan websites at www.diocesehelena.org and www.dohyouth.org, radio programming, telecommunications and technology support, Human Resource Services and Safe Environment/Protecting God’s Children, and the Tribunal.

Preserves our Catholic heritage as a sign of our unity and solidarity as the Catholic Church in the Diocese of Helena including Catholic cemetery perpetual care, and historical preservation of St. Ignatius Mission, St. Mary’s Mission in Stevensville and St. Helena Cathedral.


Bishop’s Office and Pastoral Outreach


Campaign Expenses – Administration, Processing and Materials


Catholic Cemeteries


Delegate for Religious


Diocesan Communications (Print, Design and Web) and Technology


Diocesan Pastoral Ministry Support and Planning


Historical Preservation


Human Resource Services


Liturgical Training


Safe Environment/Protecting God’s Children




With Hope Total



Fosters the Catholic tradition of building the culture of life & family and helps meet the needs of people in the Diocese of Helena working in the area of peace and justice.  THROUGH LOVE supports Catholic Social Services of Montana including Adoption Services, Rachael’s Hope (post abortion help), Youth Mentoring and Supportive Aid to Birthmothers, Montana Catholic Conference, Catholic Schools and campus ministry in Bozeman, Butte, Dillon, Helena and Missoula.

Provides for those most in need and expresses personally our dedication to Christ through loving our neighbors.  Our outreach offers funding for De La Salle Blackfeet Middle School tuition, our Guatemala Mission, as well as Vatican Apostolic Ministries and National Collections for Archdiocese of the Military Services, Catholic Communications, Catholic University in Washington, D.C., Church in Central and Eastern Europe and the Church in Africa.


Campus Ministry


(Bozeman, Butte, Dillon, Helena and Missoula)

Catholic Schools


Catholic Social Services of Montana


(Adoption Services, Project Rachel, Supportive Aid to Birthmothers)

De La Salle Blackfeet School – Browning


Guatemala Mission


Montana Catholic Conference


National Collections

Archdiocese for the Military Services


Catholic Communications


Catholic University, Washington D.C.


Church in Central and Eastern Europe


Church in Africa


Vatican Apostolic Ministries


Through Love Total