On November 20, 2018, John Duncan Cameron passed away at age 53. Gone too soon, John’s family remembers him as being creative, an entrepreneur, and a hard worker. He loved to be on the water and enjoyed sailing.

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By: Carolyn WilsonFor over 100 years, The Monastery of the Blessed Sacrament in Farmington Hills has been a home for Dominican cloistered life and perpetual adoration. Currently it is home to nearly 30 nuns who only leave the monastery occasionally. Their lives are dedicated to prayer in the chapel seven times a day, singing the Divine Office daily, and 24-hour perpetual adoration of the Eucharist.As Sr. Mary Peter Fox, OP, Prioress of the Monastery of the Blessed Sacrament, shared about the life of the sisters, her smile radiated joy. She describes her vocation as living the community’s mission of “prayer and sacrifice for the needs of the world and the Church”.

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On Ascension Sunday, June 2, the Catholic Foundation organized a pilgrimage to Ste. Anne de Detroit Parish for its Founders’ Circle members. Ste. Anne de Detroit is the second oldest continuously operating Catholic parish in America and the oldest Christian community in Detroit, founded in 1701. After gathering for Mass, a tour, presentation, and refreshments were offered for Founders’ Circle members and friends.

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Life Directions is a Detroit-based organization whose mission is to motivate young adults, ages 13-35, to mature into responsible, productive adults through self-direction.

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The historic Cathedral of the Most Blessed Sacrament is truly a sight to behold in Detroit’s North End. Its construction in the Gothic Revival style began in 1913. The Cathedral is the Mother Church of the Archdiocese of Detroit, which Archbishop Vigneron refers to as “everyone’s second parish.”

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We are pleased to announce that our 2019 Impact Grant process is now accepting applications!

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Young Catholics from across Metro Detroit met up for a day of impact and community-building on April 27 at Spring Forward, an event hosted by the Catholic Foundation of Michigan.Held at the iconic Fowling Warehouse in Hamtramck, the event included opportunities for fellowship, service, and learning about the Catholic Foundation’s mission. Attendees enjoyed fowling (throwing footballs at the opposing team’s bowling pins) and blanket-making with Fleece & Thank You, a local nonprofit organization.

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Around 50 Catholic Foundation Founders’ Circle members and friends gathered on Tuesday, April 23 for mass celebrated by Archbishop Allen H. Vigneron, breakfast, and unveiling of the Foundation’s 2018 annual report.

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Picture the way one small candle lights up a dark room. In the same way, each gift offered to and stewarded by the Catholic Foundation of Michigan brings light and lasting impact to local ministries and the people in need that they serve.

The Catholic Foundation’s 2018 annual report highlights how our collaborative effort brought the Light of Christ to thousands of people throughout southeast Michigan, now and for generations to come.

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The Catholic Foundation of Michigan is pleased to announce we have reached the 2018 Platinum Seal of Transparency on GuideStar. This profile displays the Foundations financial information as well as our value based goals, strategies and progress toward our critical mission. We have achieved this in just over a year of operating. Visit our profile HERE.

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