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Give Hope and Help

Through the generous support of friends like you, Catholic Charities Archdiocese of New Orleans is able to provide help and create hope for thousands of individuals and families in need. When you give to Catholic Charities, you are giving to your neighbors in need.

95% of every dollar given goes to services that assist the poor and vulnerable in our community.

We embrace the poor and vulnerable no matter who they are! Catholic Charities serves people in need regardless of religion, race, ethnicity or economic status.

Catholic Charities serves the homeless, hungry, the elderly, at-risk youth, pregnant women, individuals with developmental delays, and many more.

Donate today, and help us create a brighter tomorrow.


ways to Give: Learn more about the many ways you can support the work of Catholic Charities


Archbishop Hannan Community Appeal

The Archbishop Hannan Community Appeal (AHCA ) is an annual, volunteer-driven fundraising campaign which supports the work of Catholic Charities. Gifts to the AHCA raise crucial undesignated funds that allow Catholic Charities to respond swiftly, effectively and compassionately in times of crisis or disaster. Your donation will mean supporting a local charity that best understands local needs.

Learn more about the campaign >>

Monthly Giving

Monthly giving maximizes the impact of your gift. Each month, you can provide consistent and invaluable support to serve the poor and vulnerable, allowing our staff and board of directors to plan carefully for the future. Becoming a monthly donor is easy. Use the link below to select your giving level and payment method. Your gift will be automatically processed each month and you will receive updates on how your contribution is impacting the community.

Become a monthly donor today >>

Tribute and Memorial Giving

Make a Tribute or Memorial gift>>

Honor a special person or commemorate a special occasion by making a tribute gift. These gift giving occasions can include holidays, birthdays, anniversaries or weddings.

Remember a loved one that has passed by making a memorial gift. If your family would like to have gifts made to Catholic Charities in lieu of flowers, please contact us at 504-310-6894 with the following information:

Our staff will notify the family with the names and contact information of all donors who make a gift in memory of their loved ones on a regular basis. Thank you for remembering Catholic Charities and supporting our work. We will keep you and your family in our prayers.

For more information about a tribute gift, memorial gift or special occasion gift, please contact Sara Johansen:, 504-310-6894.

Planned Giving

Catholic Charities partners with the Catholic Foundation of the Archdiocese of New Orleans to offer you charitable gift options to benefit Catholic Charities.

By establishing a planned gift that supports Catholic Charities, you are committing yourself our mission of being the hands and heart of Jesus Christ in our world today. Planned giving enables you to achieve your philanthropic goals effectively, intelligently, creatively and confidently while directly providing for the work of Catholic Charities. Through your gifts, you can:

For more information about the benefits of planned giving please contact: Josephine Everly, Director of Gift Planning, The Catholic Foundation, or 504-596-3031.

Alternative Giving Options

There are many ways you can support Catholic Charities beyond making a direct donation. Below are a few options:

Corporate & Foundation Giving

Thank you to our sponsors! If you would like more information about becoming a corporate sponsor or if you are interested in making a grant to Catholic Charities, please contact Sara Johansen at or 504-310-6894. Learn more about our sponsorship packages.

Thank You to Our Current Corporate and Foundation Donors!

     Lexus of New Orleans Humana Foundation  Entergy

United Way of Southeast Louisiana   United Way of St. Charles     St. John United Way

Walmart FoundationHCA MidAmerica Division   Shell Oil CompanyLake Lawn Metairie Funeral Homes

Dollar General Literacy Foundation First Bank and Trust  Whitney Bank Zatarain's      Valero Energy Foundation

Flower Holdings, LLC
Verges Consultants, Inc.
Drago’s Seafood Restaurant
International Coffee Corporation
E. J. and Mary Ourso Foundation
Wells Fargo Advisors
Barriere Construction Co.
St. Elizabeth’s Guild
Edward Wisner Foundation
Mission and Ministry, Inc., a ministry of the Daughters of Charity Province of St. Louise

Catholic Charities is a 501(c)3 non-profit agency providing compassionate care that is efficient and fiscally responsible. If you prefer to make a donation by mail, please mail your donation to 1000 Howard Ave Ste 200, New Orleans, LA 70113. You may also call in your donation at 504-310-6865. Thank you for your support!

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