CCHD Local Grants
The Diocese of Crookston joins CCHD, by helping the poor to participate in decisions and actions that affect their lives, specifically by empowering the poor to move beyond poverty, while educating all people about the Catholic Church's commitment to the right to life, justice for all and concern for the poor by providing educational and grant opportunities to parishes, schools and non-profit organizations located in the Diocese of Crookston.
The Office of the New Evangelization and Justice promotes the Catholic Campaign for Human Development with the assistance of the "CCHD & CRS Diocesan Committee" and assists parishes, schools and individuals with participation in CCHD programs and the application process for both local and national grants. The Diocesan Director of CCHD with the assistance of the "CCHD & CRS Diocesan Committee" evaluates projects of parishes, schools, and local non-profit organizations which have applied for local and national grants and, if appropriate, recommends them to the Bishop of Crookston. The Diocese of Crookston's "CCHD & CRS Diocesan Committee" functions in accord with the following pdf
The Diocese of Crookston's local grant process for the Catholic Campaign for Human Development (CCHD) was open for application from June 26 - October 27, 2017. Decisions on the 2017 CCHD local grant applications are scheduled to be made in January 2018.