OVERVIEW OF CURRENT FUNDS

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CategoryFund NameDescription
EducationSt. Vincent de Paul School Endowment – SewardAn endowment established to support St. Vincent de Paul Catholic school in Seward, NE.
EducationJack and Leveta Danek Memorial Scholarship Endowment FundAn endowed scholarship fund that benefits students at St. Mary School in Lincoln, NE.
EducationBishop Neumann High School - Clement & Sheila McGill Scholarship Endowment FundA scholarship endowment that benefits students at Bishop Neumman High School.
EducationSt. John the Apostle School Endowment – LincolnAn endowment fund established for the benefit of St. John the Apostle Catholic School in Lincoln, NE.
EducationBishop Neumann High School - Elizabeth "Ellie" Sabata Memorial Scholarship Endowment FundA scholarship endowment that benefits students at Bishop Neumman High School.
EducationBishop Neumann High School - Joseph & Anastasia Sousek Endowment FundA scholarship endowment that benefits students at Bishop Neumman High School.
EducationBishop Neumann High School - Lloyd & Aldean Townsend Scholarship Endowment FundA scholarship endowment that benefits students at Bishop Neumman High School.
EducationDianne Sizemore Scholarship Endowment FundA scholarship endowment that benefits college scholarships to participants in the Godteens program at St. Joseph Parish in Lincoln.
EducationHarry Barr FundAn endowment fund which provides support for the eucational needs of young people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
EducationFalls City Sacred Heart School Endowment FundAn endowment fund that benefits Falls City Sacred Heart Catholic School in Falls City, NE.
EducationJoe & Lucille Kuzelka Endowment FundAn endowment benefitting St. Joseph School in York, NE.
EducationSt. Joseph School Endowment – YorkAn endowment that supports St. Joseph Catholic School in York, NE.
EducationThe Flavin FundAn endowment that provides assistance to Catholic schools in their efforts to achieve excellence and increased sustainability.
EducationPaul and Veronica Rucker Endowment Fund for St. Mary’s SchoolThis endowment was established for the benefit of St. Mary Catholic School in Lincoln, NE.
EducationJohn and Marlene Bals Scohlarship FundAn endowed scholarship fund that benefits students at St. James School in Crete, NE.
EducationSt. Vincent Ferrer Church of Osceola – Anne Alt Scholarship FundAn endowment established by St. Vincent Ferrer Catholic Church in the name of Anne Alt to annually award scholarships to students.
EducationCathedral of the Risen Christ School EndowmentAn endowment that supports the Cathedral of the Risen Christ School in Lincoln, NE.
EducationMonsignor Robert G. Tucker Cathedral School Endowment FundAn endowment fund that supports Cathedral of the Risen Christ School in Lincoln, NE.
EducationSacred Heart School Building Maintenance Endowment FundAn endowment established to support building maintenance at Sacred Heart School in Falls City, NE.
EducationSisters of Mary, Queen of Mercy Little Flower Childcare FundA fund to support the Little Flower Childcare Center, operated by the Sisters of Mary, Queen of Mercy.
EducationSt. Elizabeth Ann Seton School EndowmentAn endowment established for the benefit of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton School in North Platte, NE.
EducationSt. Joseph School Endowment – BeatriceAn endowment that supports St. Joseph Catholic School in Beatrice, NE.
EducationBlessed Sacrament School EndowmentAn endowment fund that supports Blessed Sacrament School in Lincoln, NE.
EducationSt. John the Baptist School Endowment – PlattsmouthAn endowment established for the benefit of St. John the Baptist Catholic School in Plattsmouth, NE.
EducationNorth American Martyrs School Endowment – LincolnAn endowment that supports North American Martyrs Catholic School in Lincoln, NE.
EducationSt. James School Endowment Fund – CreteAn endowment established for the benefit of St. James Catholic School in Crete, NE.
EducationSt. James Crete School Endowment? Not the Bals scholarship?An endowment that supports the educational mission of St. James School in Crete, Nebraska
EducationSt. Peter School Endowment - LincolnAn endowment that supports St. Peter School in Lincoln, NE.
EducationAquinas and St. Mary’s Catholic School EndowmentAn endowment that benefits Aquinas High School and St. Mary Elementary School in David City, NE.
EducationDillon Scholarship EndowmentAn endowed scholarship fund that assists low-income families in Lancaster County by paying a portion of Catholic school tuition for selected Catholic grade school students in Lincoln, or at Pius X High School.
educationLincoln Center City Schools EndowmentAn endowment fund that benefits Sacred Heart School, St. Mary’s School, and Blessed Sacrament School in Lincoln, NE.
EducationSacred Heart School FundAn endowment fund that benefits Sacred Heart School in Lincoln, NE.
EducationSt. Joseph School Endowment – LincolnAn endowment that supports St. Joseph Catholic School in Lincoln, NE.
EducationMary Keef Endowment Fund for St. Teresa’s School – LincolnAn endowment fund that benefits St. Teresa’s School in Lincoln, NE.
EducationMonsignor Kaczmarek St. Teresa School EndowmentAn endowment fund that supports St. Teresa Catholic School in Lincoln, NE.
EducationBishop Neumann High School EndowmentAn endowment fund that supports Bishop Neumann High School in Wahoo, NE.
EducationGrade School and Religious Education EndowmentSupports twenty-six K-8 Catholic schools in the Diocese. It also sponsors the Grant Program for Religious Education by providing grants to religious education programs in Catholic parishes.
EducationSt. John Nepomucene School Endowment – WestonAn endowment that supports St. John Nepomucene Elementary School in Weston, NE.
EducationGlen E. and Ann J. Miller Endowment Fund for St. Teresa’s SchoolDistributions from this endowment help pay tuition at St. Teresa Catholic School in Lincoln for families that struggle financially, and also assists with the maintenance and upkeep of St. Teresa School.
EducationJoseph and Theresa Graff Scholarship EndowmentA scholarship endowment fund that benefits Catholic students who attended at least the three highest grades at St. Joseph’s Elementary School in Beatrice, graduated from high school, and are registered for college.
EducationJulianne Clifford Taylor Memorial Endowment Fund – St. Teresa SchoolAn endowment established by St. Teresa’s Church in Lincoln, Nebraska which benefits St. Teresa’s School.
EducationBernard Koetter Family EndowmentAn endowment fund established to benefit St. Patrick School in McCook, Nebraska.
EducationSt. Wenceslaus School Endowment – WahooAn endowment that supports St. Wenceslaus Catholic School in Wahoo.
EducationSt. Mary Church Education Endowment – DentonAn endowment fund that supports St. Mary’s (Denton) Catholic parish students who attend Lincoln Diocese Catholic schools.
EducationLiam & Lorraine Barr Memorial Scholarship FundAn endowed scholarship fund, established in memory of Liam & Lorraine Barr, that funds scholarships for minority students at Sacred Heart School and St. Mary’s School in Lincoln who are working up to their potential, and who are in financial need.
EducationSt. Andrew School Endowment – TecumsehAn endowment fund that supports St. Andrew School in Tecumseh, NE.
EducationThomas and Kathleen Creal Memorial Scholarship FundAn endowment fund initiated to benefit St. Teresa School in Lincoln, Nebraska, and to provide financial support for students.
EducationHakel Education EndowmentAn endowment that supports the educational mission of St. John Nepomucene School and provides need-based scholarships to school students.
EducationJames M. and Marcella M. Hakel Excellence in Catholic Education FundAn endowment established to: (a) provide need-based scholarships to students attending St. John Nepomucene School; (b) aid the tuition assistance program; (c) purchase educational equipment and supplies; or (d) otherwise contribute to the educational mission of St. John Nepomucene School.
EducationNorth American Martyrs Scholarship Fund – LincolnAn endowment that supports North American Martyrs Catholic School students in Lincoln, NE.
EducationBishop Neumann High School – Tammi & Bethany Kavan Memorial EndowmentAn endowment that benefits Bishop Neumann High School in Wahoo, NE.
EducationRonald & Shirley Huss Catholic Fraternity Scholarship FundA scholarship fund established to support Phi Kappa Theta Fraternity at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
EducationRonald & Shirley Huss Catholic Sorority Endowment FundA scholarship fund established to support Pi Alpha Chi Sorority at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
educationJerry Specht Scholarship FundA scholarship endowment fund that provides college scholarships to graduating Bishop Neumann High School Students in Wahoo, Nebraska.
EducationSt. Patrick School Endowment – McCookAn endowment that supports St. Patrick Catholic School in McCook, NE.
EducationVilla Marie Special Needs School Endowment FundAn endowment that benenfits Villa Marie School in educating its special needs students.
OtherPumpkin Festival Endowment FundAn endowment that supports the annual Pumpkin Festival at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish in North Platte, NE.
OtherKnights of Columbus Council #7778 FundA fund that supports Knights of Columbus Council #7778.
OtherNebraska State Council McGivney Foundation EndowmentAn endowent that suports the Nebraska State Council McGivney Foundation.
OtherMonsignor Kaczmarek Scouting FundAn endowment that supports Boy Scout troops organized in parishes within the Diocese of Lincoln.
OtherThe Catholic Foundation Rural Development FundIncome from this fund assists The Catholic Foundation of Southern Nebraska in development work throughout the Diocese of Lincoln.
OtherFather Jerome E. Murray Endowment FundAn endowment that benefits the Bonacum House for Retired Clergy.
ParishSt. Mary Church Endowment – David CityAn endowment that supports St. Mary Catholic Church in David City, NE.
ParishSt. Paulinus Parish Endowment Fund – SyracuseAn endowment that supports St. Paulinus Parish in Syracuse, NE.
ParishThe Hilda A. and Richard H. Rempe Endowment Fund for Sacred Heart – LawrenceAn endowment that supports Sacred Heart Church in Lawrence, NE.
ParishJoseph and Agnes Hanigan Family Endowment for St. Teresa Church - LincolnAn unrestricted endowment that benefits St. Teresa Catholic Church in Lincoln, NE.
ParishSt. Vincent de Paul Church Endowment – SewardAn endowment that supports St. Vincent de Paul Church in Seward, NE
ParishLouise Katzberg Endowment FundAn endowment established for the purpose of funding pastoral work at St. Cecilia Catholic Church in Hastings, NE.
ParishSt. Joseph Church Maintenance and Care Fund – FriendAn endowment fund established to offset the costs of maintenance at St. Joseph Church in Friend, NE. Established by the estate of Martin and Margaret Holland.
ParishPaul & Hazel Geiger Trust for St. Patrick Parish – UticaA fund that supports St. Patrick’s Parish in Utica, NE.
ParishSt. Andrew Church Fund – TecumsehA fund that supports St. Andrew Church in Tecumseh, NE.
ParishImmaculate Conception EndowmentAn endowment that supports Immaculate Conception Church in Rulo, NE.
ParishSt. Peter Endowment - LincolnAn endowment that supports St. Peter Parish in Bellwood, NE.
ParishSt. Patrick Catholic Church of McCook Endowment Fund - McCookAn endowment fund that supports St. Patrick Catholic Church of McCook, NE.
ParishSt. Joseph Church Cemetery Fund – FriendAn endowment that supports St. Joseph Church Cemetery in Friend, NE. Established by the estate of Martin and Margaret Holland.
ParishSt. Ann Doniphan Parish EndowmentAn endowment established for the benefit of St. Ann Parish in Doniphan, NE.
ParishSt. James Curtis Agency EndowmentAn endowment established for the benefit of St. James Parish in Curtis, NE.
ParishSt. Benedict Parish FundAn endowment established for the benefit of St. Benedict Parish in Nebraska City, NE.
ParishWm. Harland & Mary E. Farley Endowment FundAn endowment established to provide annual unrestricted funds to St. Paulinus Catholic Church of Syracuse, Nebraska.
ParishCalvary Cemetery/Perpetual Care FundAn endowment fund established to support the care and maintenance of Calvary Cemetery in Lincoln, Nebraska.
ParishSt. Michael Church Endowment Fund – HastingsAn endowment that supports St. Michael Parish in Hastings, NE.
ParishSt. James Parish, Trenton – Richard Racine Endowment FundAn endowment supporting youth ministry programs at St. James Parish in Trenton, NE.
ParishSt. Thomas Aquinas/Newman Center EndowmentAn endowment established for the benefit of St. Thomas Aquinas Church and the Newman Center at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
ParishSt. Mary Endowment FundAn endowment that supports St. Mary Catholic Church and School in Lincoln, NE.
ParishSt. Patrick Church of McCook Agency Fund - McCookA fund that supports St. Patrick Parish, McCook, NE.
ParishMonsignor John J. McCabe Memorial Endowment Fund for St. Cecilia – HastingsAn endowment that supports St. Cecilia Parish in Hastings, NE.
ParishMary Louise Wenzl Trust for St. Anthony Parish – SteinauerA fund that supports St. Anthony Parish in Steinauer, NE.
ParishSt. Joseph Church General Support Fund – FriendAn endowment that provides general support for St. Joseph Church in Friend, NE. Established by the estate of Martin and Margaret Holland.
ParishHoly Trinity Church Endowment – BrainardAn endowment fund that supports Holy Trinity Church in Brainard, NE.
ParishSt. Wenceslaus Parish Endowment - BeeAn Endowment fund that supports St. Wenceslaus Parish in Bee, NE.
ParishSt. John the Apostle Church Endowment – LincolnAn endowment established for the benefit of St. John the Apostle Catholic Church in Lincoln, NE.
Social ServicesCatholic Social Services – St. Gianna EndowmentAn endowment that supports St. Gianna Women’s Homes.
Social ServicesCatholic Social Services – Catholic Hospice EndowmentAn endowment that supports Catholic Social Services’ Catholic Hospice.
Social ServicesSt. Vincent de Paul Jim and Grace Conroy Community Outreach Endowment– Lincoln CouncilAn endowment established for the unrestricted benefit of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul Lincoln Council of the Diocese of Lincoln, in honor of the Conroys who began the first St Vincent de Paul Conference at St Mary’s Church in Lincoln. The fund is used to assist those in need and alleviate suffering.
Social ServicesSt. Vincent de Paul Community Endowment – Lincoln CouncilAn endowment established for the unrestricted benefit of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul Lincoln Council of the Diocese of Lincoln, to serve the poor and alleviate suffering.
Social ServicesO’Neil Family Endowment for Catholic Social ServicesIncome from this endowment supports the work of Catholic Social Services.
Social ServicesSt. Vincent de Paul Council Endowment – LincolnAn endowment fund that supports the Lincoln Council of St. Vincent de Paul Society.
Social ServicesWe Care EndowmentAn endowment that gives hope to patients and their families coping with a devastating diagnosis by offering spiritual and financial support.
Social ServicesCatholic Social Services – Works of Mercy EndowmentAn unrestricted endowment fund that supports the work of Catholic Social Services.
vocationsFranciscan Sisters of the Sorrowful Mother FundAn endowment benefitting the Franciscan Sisters of the Sorrowful Mother religious order.
VocationsMarian Sisters General FundA fund that supports the Marian Sisters.
VocationsSisters of Mary, Queen of Mercy FundAn endowment fund that supports the Sisters of Mary, Queen of Mercy.
VocationsVocations and Seminarian Burses FundThis fund helps to fund tuition, room and board for seminarians studying for the Diocese of Lincoln. It includes donations from trusts originally established to support seminary costs, plus 116 seminarian burses established in the names of specific individuals and families who support our seminarians.
VocationsPriests’ Retirement FundAn endowment fund created to assist with the costs of supporting retired priests of the Diocese of Lincoln.
VocationsSt. Gregory the Great Seminary – Gloria Deo FundAn endowment fund used to cover operating costs at St. Gregory the Great Seminary.
VocationsSt. Gregory the Great Seminary – Fr. Hardon Endowed Chair SGGS -An endowment fund that helps pay a portion of a faculty member’s salary at St. Gregory the Great Seminary.
VocationsFr. John Hardon S.J. Endowed ChairAn endowment fund that helps pay a portion of a faculty member’s salary at St. Gregory the Great Seminary.
VocationsThe Seminarian Endowment FundAn endowment established by an anonymous donor that helps fund the education of seminarians studying for the priesthood in the Diocese of Lincoln.
VocationsBruskewitz Bonacum House FundAn endowment fund that supports the Bonacum House, a residence for retired Diocesan priests.
VocationsSt. Gregory the Great Seminary – Fr. Costanzo Endowed ChairAn endowment fund that helps pay a portion of a faculty member’s salary at St. Gregory the Great Seminary in Seward, NE
VocationsSt. Gregory the Great Seminary – General Endowment FundAn endowment fund that supports St. Gregory the Great Seminary in Seward, NE.
VocationsSt. Gregory the Great Seminary – Bishop Bruskewitz FundAn endowment fund established to cover operating costs at St. Gregory the Great Seminary.
VocationsRonald & Shirley Huss St. Gregory the Great Seminary EndowmentAn endowment that supports St. Gregory The Great Seminary in Seward, NE.
VocationsSisters of Mary, Queen of Mercy General FundA fund to support the Sisters of Mary, Queen of Mercy religious order.
VocationsChrist the King Sisters Retirement FundAn endowment to support retired School Sisters of Christ the King.
VocationsMarian Sisters Retirement FundA fund that supports members of the Marian Sisters in retirement.
VocationsJames Guilford Moravec EndowmentIncome from this endowment is used to fund the education of seminarians who will serve as priests within the Diocese of Lincoln.