Benefits of Giving

Why choose The Catholic Foundation?

The Catholic Foundation facilitates charitable giving and philanthropy. We work with you (and your family and advisors if you wish) to identify and develop your legacy. Donors choose to give through the Catholic Foundation because the Foundation:

  • We understand the meaning of stewardship and the spiritually of giving as Catholic’s, bringing our Catholic Faith into all aspects of the foundation.
  • Provides the very finest professional assistance with a knowledgeable staff and board.
  • Serve as stewards of your resources ensuring your intent as a donor is protected forever.
  • Ensure that the generous spirit that gives meaning to your life now will endure through the ages.
  • We make supporting multiple organizations simple and impactful through one office.

Our team would be honored to work with you, your family, and your trusted advisors through all your philanthropic giving.

Socially Responsible Investing

The Catholic Foundation of South Louisiana complies with the principals of Catholic Social Teaching following all United States Conference of Catholic Bishops’ Socially Responsible Investment Guidelines. We ensure that our Catholic faith is rooted in our policies providing the highest level of stewardship. The Catholic Foundation makes grant distributions only to organizations in conformity with Catholic teaching.

When one is thinking of leaving a legacy — a gift in perpetuity — be assured that the Catholic Foundation will handle it in a manner consistent with your values and wishes. The Finance Committee is made up of experienced and knowledgeable business community leaders that volunteer their time and expertise to grow the Foundations assets for the benefit of the Catholic Foundation and the Diocese of Houma-Thibodaux.

2023 Impact Report

View the Report