As a parish in the Archdiocese of New York, we are part of the fabric of the larger Church of New York.  We share in the benefits and the responsibilities of the ministry of our Archbishop and of the Archdiocese. The Cardinal’s Annual Stewardship Appeal is part of our financial support and part of our participation in the life of our Church outside the walls of our beloved Church of St. Francis of Assisi.


  • 48% Assistance for Financially Vulnerable Parishes
  • 27% Charitable Outreach and Pastoral Support
  • 10% Evangelization and Catholic Education
    5 % Formation of New Parish Priests
  • 5% Care for Retired Parish Priests
  • 5% COVID-19 Relief

For more information about what your contribution is used for click here.

Here is a message from Cardinal Dolan for this year’s appeal:

If you would like to make a contribution to this year’s appeal click HERE.

Please remember to select “Direct my gift to” and select “St. Francis of Assisi, New York” from the drop-down menu.  This does not mean that St. Francis will receive these funds, it just means that the Archdiocese knows that your donation came from our community.