Catholic Extension provides funding directly to poor mission dioceses that are approved by Catholic Extension's Board of Governors. Funding is not available to individuals or organizations that do not work in these specified mission dioceses.
For more information on what constitutes a mission diocese, please refer to the "Eligibility" section of our FAQ page.
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Approved mission dioceses
Arecibo (Puerto Rico)
Caguas (Puerto Rico)
Caroline Islands (Micronesia)
Chalan Kanoa (CNMI)
Des Moines *
Eparchy of St. George (Romanian) – Canton, Ohio
Eparchy of St. Josaphat (Ukranian) – Parma, Ohio
Eparchy of St. Maron (Maronite) – Brooklyn, New York
|For a full list of the diocesan contacts, please click here.|