January 1, 2015
As Bishop Placido Rodriguez plans for his retirement he hopes to leave a lasting gift with the Diocese of Lubbock. Thanks to the Catholic Foundation an endowment fund was established in his name. Bishop Rodriguez has asked all gifts made to this endowment be restricted to seminarian education for seminarians for the Diocese of Lubbock.
November 3, 2014
Most Revered Thomas John Paprocki, speaker at the Catholic Foundation of Lubbock 2014 Judicial Red Mass, has provided his homily per request.
July 25, 2014
Noted Theologian, Canon Lawyer to Address Legal Community at October 6 Judicial Red Mass
June 30, 2014
Catholic Foundation Awards $96,000 to Diocese, Parishes, Schools and Catholic Organizations
January 31, 2014
The 2014 Winterfest dinner was a huge success! Thank you to all who attended. Please revisit the event by viewing the online photo album. We'll see you and your prospective members next year.
November 7, 2013
During this blessed, but very busy, season, it is difficult to find time to address and mail Christmas cards; but, it is so important to remember those we love.
Let the Catholic Foundation help you through its Christmas Card Tribute Program. Make a minimum $5 gift in honor of a friend, family member, or business acquaintance, and a lovely holiday greeting card will be sent promptly to them.
October 2, 2013
Thank you to all who participated, volunteered and donated to the 13th Annual Judicial Red Mass. Photos of the event can be found online.
August 6, 2013
The Catholic Foundation of Lubbock is pleased to announce donations and gifts to the foundation are now accepted ONLINE by check, debit or credit card. Read more...
July 1, 2013
Thanks to the generosity of its donors and to favorable earnings on its investment portfolio, The Catholic Foundation of the Diocese of Lubbock, Inc., has awarded 2013 grants totaling $95,000, including $85,000 to the Diocese of Lubbock to use in its important programs and ministries, and another $10,000 to parishes, Catholic schools and organizations. The 2013 grant recipients are as follows:
June 30, 2013
In celebration the Official Opening of the Judicial Year, the 13th Annual Judicial Red Mass will be Tuesday October 1, 2013. The Catholic Foundation of Lubbock invites all judges, attorneys and legal professionals from throughout the 25 county diocese, Catholic and non-Catholic alike, as well as all who have a concern for peace and justice. The keynote speaker for 2013 is a Lubbock local, Texas Supreme Court Justice Phil Johnson.
May 9, 2013
With your offering the Catholic Foundation will mail a beautiful gold foil stamped religious greeting card appropriate for the occasion you select and enroll the recipient in the bishop’s daily mass intentions at Our Lady of Guadalupe Chapel of the Catholic Pastoral Center.
May 1, 2013
Mass intentions and American flags to honor deceased veterans during annual Memorial Day Mass.
June 22, 2011
Thanks to the generosity of its donors and to favorable earnings on its investment portfolio, The Catholic Foundation of the Diocese of Lubbock, Inc., awarded 2011 grants totaling $95,500, including $85,000 to the Diocese of Lubbock to use in its important programs and ministries, and another $10,500 to parishes, Catholic schools and organizations.
March 11, 2011
The Catholic Foundation of the Diocese of Lubbock is now accepting applications for $10,000 in grant funding to be distributed to parishes/parish organizations and Catholic schools.
June 4, 2010
Catholic Foundation Awards $95,000 to Diocese, Parishes and Schools
April 8, 2008
Growing up during the Depression taught Bill and Rose Farschon how to stretch a dollar. Through diligent savings and frugal living standards, they were able to leave behind most of their wealth to the West Texas Catholics they loved most.