October 2002

Mission and Ministry Fund Grant Cycle Underway for 2003

Catholic Health Initiatives has begun the fiscal year 2003 grant cycle of the Mission and Ministry Fund. Key dates include:
  • October 15, 2002: Pre-applications for planning grants were due.
  • March 1, 2003: All grant applications due.
  • April 15, 2003: The Healthy Communities Task Force recommends selected planning grant applications and a senior management screening group recommends selected project grant applications to the Mission and Ministry Fund Advisory Committee.
  • May 2003: The Mission and Ministry Fund Advisory Committee recommends selected planning and project grant applications to the Board of Stewardship Trustees.
  • June 2003: The Board of Stewardship Trustees gives final approval to selected planning and project grants.
  • July 1, 2003: Grants funds allocated.
Note that only the facilities, participating congregations and strategic partners that had a representative in attendance at one of Catholic Health Initiatives’ grant planning workshops during 2002 are eligible to apply for a fiscal year 2003 grant. For more information, contact Peggy Martin, OP, JCL, senior vice president of sponsorship and governance for Catholic Health Initiatives, at peggymartin@chi-national.org.