Giving Tuesday is an international movement to celebrate and provide incentives to give—the 2015 iteration will be held on December 1, 2015. Giving Tuesday inspires people to take collaborative action to improve their local communities. It harnesses the power of social media to create a global moment dedicated to giving around the world.
Donations of any amount THAT ONE DAY ONLY to St. Francis Community can be eligible for matching contributions of up to $1,000 thru the Toledo Community Foundation. On December 1st, St. Francis Community in Tiffin, Ohio has a goal to raise at least $10,000. Please mark this date on your calendars, and help achieve our mission. That day, you can simply click on the link below and make a donation online using your credit card. You can also opt to give in the form of a check dated “December 1, 2015” to the Mission Advancement Office. It then will be eligible to be matched.
On Friday, October 9, 2015 we welcomed back our Franciscan brother, former pastor of Our Lady of Consolation Parish in Carey, and recently called by Pope Francis to the role of bishop, Bishop John Stowe of Lexington, Kentucky to share his deep love of St. Francis as a man who brought peace wherever he went. Follow the keynote presentation Bishop Stowe joined us for dinner.