Catholic Services Ministry Appeal

Blessed to receive, chosen to give The homebound, sick and seniors living in eight counties in the southernmost part of the state are assured they will have food to eat thanks for Daystar Community Program’s mobile food pantry, which delivers groceries on a regular basis to those not able to visit Daystar’s on-site food pantry. YOUR GIFT to the Catholic Service and Ministry Appeal makes Daystar’s truly life-saving ministry possible. If you haven’t done so already, please donate today and help Daystar to serve truly the poorest of the poor, they are counting on YOU!


Blessed to receive, chosen to give YOU have the opportunity to support the five young men who have answered “YES” to God’s call to serve in the Priesthood of Jesus Christ in our Belleville Diocese. The annual cost of each of our seminarians is approximately $47,000.00. Funding from the Catholic Service and Ministry Appeal helps support the expenses of our seminarians and Vocation Office; your pledge or one-time gift is truly an investment in our faith and the life of the Church here in southern Illinois Please continue to pray for vocations and consider making your gift today!