Ways to Give

You can support the Church in many ways:

For credit card donations - Click here to donate online

  • To change or update your credit card, please call 617-779-3700 during regular business hours. For security reasons, please do not leave your credit card number in an email or voicemail.
  • The Catholic Appeal website is a secure website. Your credit card information is protected and confidential.

Checks can be made payable to the Catholic Appeal, and mailed to:

The Catholic Appeal
Archdiocese of Boston
P.O. Box 9134
Canton, MA 02021-9134

Gifts of Stock and/or Mutual Funds

To ensure the appropriate designation of your gift, please be sure to fill out the forms below:

Matching Gift Information

If you or your spouse are employed or retired from a matching gift company, your employer may match your gift to the Appeal. To see if your employer matches gifts, use the box below:






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If you are making an online donation, please indicate your matching gift company in the comments section. If sending your donation in the mail, please complete the matching gift information on the reverse side of your pledge card.  

*Due to changes in Matching Gift Regulations, the Catholic Appeal can no longer accept matching gift donations for St. John Seminary or Pope St. John XXIII Seminary (formerly Blessed John XXII Seminary).  Parishioners whose employer has a matching gift program should review their company policy and only submit checks payable to “The Catholic Appeal” and forms to match with the Catholic Appeal

How much should I contribute?

Everyone’s circumstances are different. The chart below is for your consideration in planning your gift. Remember that pledges can be made over a period of 10 months. Gifts can be made by cash, check, credit card, and appreciated securities.

Catholic Appeal – Suggested Giving

Annual Family Income 2% Appeal Pledge 10 Monthly Payments of 1% Appeal Pledge 10 Monthly Payments of
$15,000 $300 $30 $150 $15
$30,000 $600 $60 $300 $30
$50,000 $1,000 $100 $500 $50
$75,000 $1,500 $150 $750 $75
$100,000 $2,000 $200 $1,000 $100
$125,000 $2,500 $250 $1,250 $125
$150,000 $3,000 $300 $1,500 $150
$200,000 $4,000 $400 $2,000 $200