The Bishop’s Annual Appeal(BAA) is a primary source of funding to help sustain and expand the ministries of the 93parishes, 20 missions, 33 Catholic schools, and multiple agencies throughout the Diocese of Charleston. As a steward of God’s gifts, you are invited to support the needs of our Diocese through your prayers and sacrificial gifts.

Bishop's Annual Appeal Funding


  • Food Pantries

  • Disaster Relief Services

  • Pregnancy Case Management

  • Clean of Heart Laundry & Shower Facilities

  • And many more services

  • Ethnic Ministries and Programs

  • Child Protection Services

  • The Office of Family Life

  • And many more services

  • Seminarians

  • Permanent Diaconate

  • Women Religious

  • Tuition Assistance

  • Catholic School Grants

Catholic Schools


Ministry & Outreach

Catholic Charities

College Campus Ministry

  • Conferences and Statewide Retreats

  • Minister and Student Training

  • Catholic Student Center Spaces

  • And many more services


Youth & Young Adult Ministries

  • Conferences and Retreats

  • Education and Training

Retired Priests

  • Healthcare Assistance

  • Retirement Pensions