The Bishop’s Annual Appeal(BAA) is a primary source of funding to help sustain and expand the ministries of the 93 parishes, 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.

Ministry & Outreach

$1,500,000
  • Catechetical and Evangelization Programs

  • Child Protection Services

  • Ethnic Ministries Programs

  • Family Life Programs

  • Hispanic Ministry Programs

  • And many more services

Vocations

$975,000
  • Seminarian education

  • Permanent Diaconate

  • Priest retirement pensions and healthcare

  • Women Religious vocations

Catholic Charities

$850,000
  • Clean of Heart Laundry & Shower Facilities

  • Food Pantries

  • Pregnancy Case Management

  • Response Preparedness

  • Senior Care Management

  • And many more services

Catholic Schools

$750,000
  • Tuition Assistance

  • Catholic School Grants

  • Support of educational initiatives

$650,000

College Campus Ministry

  • Conferences and Statewide Retreats

  • Minister and Student Training

  • Catholic Student Center Spaces

  • And many more services

Youth & Young Adult Ministries

$275,000
  • Education and Training

  • Youth Retreats, Camps and Conferences

  • Regional Young Adult Communities