The Annual Catholic Appeal is a combined effort of 174 parishes to support a vibrant Catholic community in Western Washington. The ACA funds Catholic social ministries, programs for youth and young adults, Catholic schools, faith programs and administrative support for parishes including liturgy guidance, human resources and much more. Thank you for your generous support.

Difference Between the Annual Catholic Appeal and Parish Stewardship (PDF)

Hear directly from ministry leaders about how the Annual Catholic Appeal keeps ministries alive and thriving across the Archdiocese of Seattle (videos). 

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Parishes are direct recipients of the ministries and services supported by the Annual Catholic Appeal. In addition, any money received and exceeding the parish assigned goal is returned through a rebate to our parish to use for a stated project or as needed.

The Annual Catholic Appeal funds more than 60 ministries throughout the Archdiocese of Seattle. Some of the ministries supported by your gift:

♦ Catholic Faith Formation ♦ Multicultural Ministries
♦ Catholic Youth Organization ♦ Catholic Schools
♦ Youth and Young Adult Evangelization ♦ Sisters' Retirement
♦ Catholic Community Services ♦ Tribunal
♦ Retired Priests' Medical Care & Priests' Pension ♦ Seminarian Formation
♦ Diaconate & Religious Life ♦ Lay Ecclesial Ministry

Your Gift Could Be Doubled!

Many companies MATCH gifts to the Annual Catholic Appeal! Check if your employer has a Matching Gift program and help us maximize our Annual Catholic Appeal Rebate for our parish project. Once your payment has been received OR gift has been paid in full, you can apply for the match per your employer’s instructions. The Annual Catholic Appeal, Archdiocese of Seattle, is a tax-exempt organization under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Tax ID # 91-0778147. Call 800-809-4921 if you have any questions. Mailing address:  Annual Catholic Appeal, PO Box 14964, Seattle 98114   Thank you!