Edmonton Archdiocese parishioners increase donations through Together We Serve
The numbers are in ̶ and once again parishioners in the Archdiocese of Edmonton have responded generously to the annual Together We Serve appeal.
In 2018, the 11 charitable partners in the appeal received a total of $1,611,426, up from $1,568,756 the previous year. Total donations amounted to 96 per cent of the $2-million overall goal.
The year also saw individual parishes collect more than ever through the Parish Share program. Each parish has its own target for Together We Serve, based on historical giving patterns.
If they surpass that target, the extra amount is rebated by the Archdiocese for the parish to