A Garden Catechism

A catechism is a way of teaching the Faith that strengthens the bonds of unity in our Church and, according to the Catechism of the Catholic Church, “enlivens the faith of the People of God.” In the same spirit, Master Gardener and certified greenhouse grower Margaret Realy’s A Garden Catechism: 100 Plants in Christian Tradition and […]

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A Stellar VBS for 2023: Help Kids Shine Jesus’ Light!

Totally Catholic VBS is back for 2023! Launch kids on a cosmic quest where they’ll have a blast shining Jesus’ light to the world. Stellar rockets kids on an out-of-this-world adventure that’s light years of faith-building fun. Come hear about next summer’s content from Sacred Scripture and Sacred Tradition, new saints and an awesome new VBS […]

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Ready. Set. #GivingTuesday

When #GivingTuesday was launched in 2012, it shifted the focus of the holiday season from spending to giving, offering an alternative to consumerism. As more Catholic institutions join the #GivingTuesday movement, it becomes an opportunity to message the Mission of Christ, connect donors with missions they love and celebrate Catholic generosity. Gratitude and generosity, fueled […]

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Diocesan Appeals Webinar Series

Increase Engagement through One-on-One Donor Communication and Outreach To register, contact Rena Claus at rclaus@osv.com Attend this webinar series to hear best practices for administering an appeal and ways to […]

Spend more time on mission and less time on management!

If you’re looking to save time, money, and effort when it comes to staying informed about your parish, staying connected with your parishioners, and maintaining census records, finances, and funds, […]

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Avoid Donor Fatigue and Achieve Abundance

A major challenge many schools face is that parents and staff get fatigued from fundraising and volunteering. A well-structured Annual Fund and advancement plan reduces the time-effort and the number […]

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Diocesan Appeals Webinar Series

Promoting Stewardship in the Spirit of Our Lady of Guadalupe To register, contact Rena Claus at rclaus@osv.com Attend this webinar series to hear best practices for administering an appeal and […]

Diocesan Appeals Webinar Series

The Importance of Promoting Stewardship in the Diocesan Development Office To register, contact Jessica Thinnes at salessupport@osv.com Attend this webinar series to hear best practices for administering an appeal and […]

Diocesan Appeals Webinar Series

Jump-start Your Major Gift Programs To register, contact Jessica Thinnes at salessupport@osv.com Attend this webinar series to hear best practices for administering an appeal and ways to increase appeal participation […]

Raising Money in Difficult Economic Times

Running a successful capital campaign is not impossible during an economic downturn as evidenced by stories of parishes that concluded with remarkable results. As the economy presents challenges in 2023, […]

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Navigating A Journey Of Faith

Join expert presenters Mike Cusick, Ben Williams, and Jessica Thinnes as they present a captivating story of a Catholic family at their parish. During this webinar, we will be following […]

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Diocesan Appeals Webinar Series

Building Effective Parish and Diocesan Stakeholder Partnerships To register, contact Jessica Thinnes at salessupport@osv.com Attend this webinar series to hear best practices for administering an appeal and ways to increase […]

Making Every Class Catholic

This workshop will explore the foundations of curriculum permeation (sometimes also called Catholic Academic Integration), showing that every class can and, in a Catholic school, should be taught from a […]

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Diocesan Appeals Webinar Series

Correlation Coefficient: Statistical Relationship Between Parish Stewardship Renewal and Annual Appeal Success To register, contact Jessica Thinnes at salessupport@osv.com Attend this webinar series to hear best practices for administering an […]

Diocesan Appeals Webinar Series

Inspire Future Giving: Donor Advised Funds and Non-Cash Assets To register, contact Jessica Thinnes at salessupport@osv.com Attend this webinar series to hear best practices for administering an appeal and ways […]

Revolutionize Parish Finances

Is your parish maximizing your giving resources? Are you effectively communicating to your parishioners the importance of stewardship in all aspects? Join us as our parish experts as we discuss […]

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