As Catholic business leaders we’re blessed with untold wealth that when pooled, can assist our brothers and sisters in southeast Michigan. The Catholic Foundation of Michigan is a ministry, and one we’ve needed for years.Read More
St. Louis Center: Serving Those with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
Since 1960, priests from the Servants of Charity Congregation have provided for the physical, emotional, and spiritual needs of more than 800 children and adult residents with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD) at its St. Louis Center located in Chelsea, Mich.
St. Katharine Drexel: Educator, Philanthropist, and Catholic Foundation Patron
Join us March 3rd in celebrating the feast day of St. Katharine Drexel, the patron saint of the Catholic Foundation of Michigan.
St. Katharine (1858-1955) was born in Philadelphia as the second daughter of a prominent banker and was no stranger to philanthropy. When Katharine’s father passed away, he donated a portion of his estate to various Catholic charities and left the rest to his three daughters.