Archbishop's Appeal

The Archbishop’s Appeal is the annual fundraising campaign that provides supplemental financial assistance to institutions, programs and ministries affiliated with the Catholic Church throughout the Archdiocese of San Antonio.

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Textbook/VBS Assistance

Grants Available for Religious Education Texts and Vacation Bible School!

Funding awarded based on need.

Financial assistance provided by the generous donors of the Archbishop’s Appeal is available for the following programs:

1. Assistance for religious education texts and resource materials appearing on the USCCB's "Conformity Listing of Catechetical Texts and Series" for parish religious education programs. A parish may apply for assistance for religious education texts every three years.

Textbook Assistance

2. Assistance for Vacation Bible School (VBS). A parish may apply for VBS assistance every year.

VBS Assistance