Connect with Catholic funders

Build new relationships

Research and discover funders who are already committed to funding Catholic projects in a comprehensive online tool.

GPS for Catholic Funding

For more than 35 years, the Catholic Funding Guide has proven to be a vital resource to Catholic projects and institutions by connecting them to private foundations, church-based grant programs, foundations sponsored by religious communities, and international funders.


Catholic funders Listed

35 years

Supporting Catholic

$14 billion

combined total giving
of listed funders

Tour the Catholic Funding Guide

Easily Navigate Rough Waters

Use our online database to discover new routes to funding streams that flow specifically to Catholic organizations.

Uncover New Prospects

See board members of Catholic giving foundations and take a leap into building relationships with new prospective funders.

A Trusted Resource

In our network of subscribers, 34% have renewed their subscription for 4 years or more.

A Pathway to Success

The Guide has led 70% of subscribers to at least one grant award.

Hidden Treasure

Many of the funders listed in the Guide are difficult to find anywhere else, including some that do not have websites.

GPS for Financial Resources

The Guide has become a vital tool for many organizations, with 33% of subscribers reporting monthly use, and 15% engaging weekly with the Catholic Funding Guide.

Key Features

The Catholic Funding Guide is an online-only tool to search for Catholic funders, and 
provides the search experience and data you need to connect your organization with the funders.

Brand New Design

The Catholic Funding Guide has been reimagined and rebuilt making it easier than ever to find Catholic funding.

Updated Data

We update the Guide each month with funder data to help you get the latest information.

Mobile Friendly

Easily access information on any device with our mobile-optimized design.

Search by Diocese

Find funders located in a particular U.S. diocese or archdiocese.

Find Names of Board Members

Access a funder's list of board members to see if there is a connection to you, your organization, or a mutual contact.

Save Searches & Funders

Save your searches and favorite funders to come back later and view updated results.

Export Search Results

You can export your search results for even greater refinement or to upload in your prospect tracking software of choice.

Reviews from the field

"The Catholic Funding Guide is a timely and insightful source of the country’s foundations and funders that support organizations that foster Catholic Social Teaching and programs that advance the mission. We at Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Santa Rosa find this a “go to” resource and appreciate the efforts the developers take to include timely updates and solid contact and funding opportunity logistics."