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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Archbishop's Appeal

2018 Archbishop’s Appeal Parish Recognition

To the faithful of the Archdiocese of San Antonio:

You did it!

You answered God’s call to serve others by contributing through prayer and gift to the 2018

Archbishop’s Appeal. Thanks to your generosity we surpassed our goal of $4.5 million! Your

united efforts funded 40 archdiocesan ministries that will continue working to be God’s love

to all of us across the archdiocese. Together, we bring God’s word to life by evangelizing our

communities and parishes, serving more than 700,000 people.

Your gifts support the faith leaders who serve our parishes, enabling individuals to discern their

vocations, forming deacons and seminarians, training laity in the necessary skills to carry out

their parish ministry, helping marriages to flourish, and supporting families in receiving the


You make a Catholic education available to more students across 38 schools and give

young adults on college campuses an encounter with Christ and His community, inspiring

them to carry and be the Gospel in the world.

Your generosity to the 2018 Appeal provides comfort and safety for homeless women and children,

feeds and clothes the vulnerable, motivates and educates young mothers who have chosen

life, gives hope to the incarcerated and their loved ones, and offers healing to the


You, as a Catholic community, have raised more than $4.9 million dollars that not only impact

archdiocesan ministries, but also parishes. A total of 127 parishes have successfully reached their 2018 Appeal parish goal.

Thank you, pastors and coordinators, for educating our communities on the Appeal’s

mission and guiding them to successfully reach our goal. You are a crucial link between the Appeal

and 170 parishes and missions.

We, the Office of Archbishop’s Appeal & Grants, the Archbishop, the Appeal Steering Committee,

Archdiocesan staff, volunteers, pastors, coordinators, parishioners, and ministries,

extend our love and gratitude. May God bless your willingness to sacrificially give, serve,

and further the mission of Christ in our local community.

With gratitude,

The Office of Archbishop’s Appeal & Grants Team

Cecile Montañez, Director
Paula Burch, Appeal Territory Coordinator
Masiel Arroyo, Marketing and Communications Coordinator

Thank you to all donors, lay volunteers, and pastors from the 170 parishes and missions across the 19 counties of the Archdiocese of San Antonio. This success is only possible with your heartfelt love and support. God bless you! The following are parishes that have met or exceeded their Appeal Parish Goal.

Annunciation of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church, St. Hedwig 

Christ the King Church

Church of the Good Shepherd, Schertz 

Church of the Holy Spirit

Divine Providence Church 

Holy Cross Church, D'Hanis

Holy Family Church, New Braunfels 

Holy Rosary Church

Holy Trinity Church, Falls City 

Immaculate Conception Church 

Immaculate Conception of the BVM Church

Immaculate Conception, Marion 

Immaculate Heart of Mary Church 

Immaculate Heart of Mary, Yancey 

Korean Martyrs Church - Boerne

Mary Queen of the Universe, Comstock 

Mission Conception

Nativity of the BVM Church, Cestohowa 

Our Lady of Good Counsel Church

Our Lady of Grace Church

Our Lady of Guadalupe Church

Our Lady of Guadalupe Church, Del Rio 

Our Lady of Guadalupe Church, Seguin 

Our Lady of Guadalupe Mission

Our Lady of Mount Carmel, Big Foot 

Our Lady of Mt. Carmel & St. Therese (Little Flower)

Our Lady of Mt. Carmel, Losoya 

Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church 

Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church, New Braunfels

Our Lady of Perpetual Help, Saspamco 

Our Lady of Sorrows Church

Our Lady of the Angels Church 

Our Lady Queen of Heaven Church 

Prince of Peace Church

Sacred Heart Church, Del Rio 

Sacred Heart Church, Floresville 

Sacred Heart Church, San Antonio

Sacred Heart Mission, Campbellton

Sacred Heart Mission, Gonzales 

Sacred Heart of Jesus Church, Von Ormy

Sacred Heart of Mary Church, Rocksprings

San Francisco de La Espada 

San Jose y San Miguel Mission 

San Juan de los Lagos Shrine 

San Juan Diego Chapel Mission

Senyor Santo Niño de Cebu Church 

Shrine of St. Padre Pio of Pietrelcina

St. Agnes Church

St. Alphonsus Church 

St. Andrew Church, Lytle

St. Andrew Church, Pleasanton 

St. Ann Church - Kosciuszko

St. Ann Church

St. Ann Church, La Vernia

St. Anthony Church, Elmendorf 

St. Anthony Church, Harper

St. Anthony Church, Runge 

St. Anthony de Padua Church

St. Anthony Mary Claret Church 

St. Augustine Church, Moore 

St. Benedict Church

St. Bonaventure Church

St. Cornelius Church 

St. Dominic Church

St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church 

St. Elizabeth Mission, Fashing 

St. Francis of Assisi Church

St. Francis of Assisi. Mico

St. Francis Xavier Church, Stonewall 

St. Gabriel Church

St. Gerard Church 

St. Helena Church 

St. Helena Mission 

St. Henry Church

St. Ignatius Mission Christine 

St. James Church, Gonzales 

St. James Church, Seguin

St. Jerome Church

St. Joan of Arc Church

St. John Neumann Church

St. John the Evangelist, Hondo 

St. Joseph Church, Del Rio

St. Joseph Church, Honey Creek 

St. Joseph Church, So. San

St. Joseph, Devine 

St. Joseph, Dilley

St. Joseph, Downtown 

St. Joseph, Nixon

St. Joseph, Knippa

St. Joseph, OLG 

St. Joseph, Tilden

St. Lawrence Church 

St. Leo the Great

St. Leonard Church 

St. Louis Church

St. Luke Church, Loire

St. Mary Church, Fredericksburg 

St. Mary Church

St. Mary Church, Somerset

St. Mary Church, Stockdale

St. Mary Church, Vanderpool 

St. Mary Magdalen Church

St. Mary Magdalen, Bracketville

St. Mary Magdalen, Camp Wood 

St. Matthew Church

St. Matthew Church, Jourdanton 

St. Michael Church

St. Patrick Church

St. Patrick Church, Sabinal 

St. Patrick Mission, Waelder

St. Peter Prince of Apostles 

St. Peter the Apostle - Boerne

St. Philip Benizi Church, Poteet 

St. Philip Benizi - Smiley

St. Philip of Jesus Church

St. Pius X Church

St. Raymond Mission, Leakey 

St. Rose of Lima Church

St. Rose of Lima Church, Charlotte 

St. Stanislaus Church

St. Thomas More Church

St. Thomas the Apostle, Canyon Lake 

St. Timothy Church

St. Victor Chapel, Lakehills 

St. Vincent de Paul

St. Peter & Paul Church, New Braunfels

Vietnamese Martyrs