FOLLOW US  Click to go to Facebook.  Click to go to Twitter.  Click to go to YouTube.   TEXT SIZE Click to make text small. Click for medium-sized text. Click to make text large.  

Catholic Communication Campaign Spreading the Gospel Message at Home and Around the World

April 19, 2016
WASHINGTON—The Catholic Communication Campaign is an annual national collection to support evangelization through the internet, television, radio, and print publications. This collection will be taken up in many dioceses the weekend of May 7-8, 2016.

The Catholic Communication Campaign collection provided funds for unprecedented coverage of Pope Francis' visit to the United States and provides ongoing support for the USCCB website and Catholic News Service. Funds from this collection have also been used for family and ministry projects like For Your Marriage, Por tu Matrimonio, audio podcasts of daily Scripture readings and myUSCCB.

"Without help from the Catholic Communication Campaign, the coverage of Pope Francis' visit to the United States would not have been possible," said Bishop Joseph J. Tyson of Yakima, Washington, chairman of the Committee on Communications' Subcommittee on the Catholic Communication Campaign. "Through your generosity, the Gospel message has been lifted up in the media and conversations of people across the country and world."

Fifty percent of funds collected remain in the diocese to support local communications projects. The Catholic Communication Campaign also funds projects in developing nations where the local Church lacks resources to spread the Gospel message.

Shareable resources for the collection are available online. More information about the Catholic Communication Campaign is available at

Keywords: U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, USCCB, Catholic Communication Campaign, CCC Subcommittee, CCC, Bishop Joseph J. Tyson, evangelization, print, radio, internet, For Your Marriage, Pope Francis, Catholic News Service, MyUSCCB

# # #

Norma Montenegro Flynn
O: 202-541-3202


By accepting this message, you will be leaving the website of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops. This link is provided solely for the user's convenience. By providing this link, the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops assumes no responsibility for, nor does it necessarily endorse, the website, its content, or sponsoring organizations.

cancel  continue