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Upcoming Events

Legacy Liaison Zoom Meeting
March 30th, 10 AM

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A legacy liaison is a champion to promote the growth of your organization’s endowment fund through current and legacy gifts. They work in their communities to help ensure their organization’s long term financial needs are met now and in the future.

Interested in becoming a Legacy Liaison for your parish, school, or nonprofit? Please contact Juliet Greco, Director of Major and Planned Giving, for more information.

Past Events

Catholic Foundation 2021 Investment Forum: “2021 Macro/Micro Market Outlook” –  February 25 from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

We are pleased that after a great reception last year, expert speaker Kristina Hooper, Chief Global Market Strategist at Invesco, returned to the Investment Forum again in 2021. She presented “2021 Macro/Market Outlook,” examining the key factors impacting the economy and markets this year.

This event was offered free of charge and open to all. The Investment Forum may be of particular interest to any parishioners interested in the state of the market, professional advisors, pastors, principals, finance council members, and business managers. A recording of the event is available here.

The Catholic Foundation thanks Georgia United Credit Union for their support of the 2021 Investment Forum.

Webinar:  “What Now?  Post-Election End-of-Year Tax Strategies” –  December 10 at 10:00 a.m.  Please join us for a panel discussion to provide some insight into how you can give your clients some strategies for ending the year well given potential policy changes after the election.  Click here to register.  This event is made possible thanks to the generous sponsorship of Georgia United Credit Union.

Topics will include:

  • Expected market and economic trends from policy changes
  • What your clients can do now to reduce any resulting tax implications
  • Planning steps to take with your clients now to prepare for 2021
  • Charitable giving strategies now and in estates that can reduce the tax burden

#iGiveCatholic on #GivingTuesday – December 1st.  Celebrate being Catholic by giving Catholic!  Go to to make a gift to support the many participating parishes, schools and ministries.

Advanced Giving Begins – November 16th.  Go to to make a gift in advance of the giving day.

Final Steps to Success for #iGiveCatholic – November 4th at 3:00 p.m. EDT

With only a few weeks until #iGiveCatholic, there’s still plenty of time to make sure your #iGiveCatholic campaign is ready to go. Join the #iGiveCatholic organization and GiveGab as they go over last minute tips and best practices to engage with your supporters and be successful on #iGiveCatholic. The #iGiveCatholic team will also be available to answer any and all of your last minute questions.!

Click here to register.  Can’t make it? This training will be recorded and the link made available.

The Catholic Foundation of North Georgia is a proud sponsor of Big Night In with St. Vincent de Paul Georgia – September 24th

The first SVdP Georgia virtual event features exciting new announcements, updates, a speaker on why hope matters for children and families in poverty, and compelling Stories of Hope. The event also recognizes an exceptional individual who is making a significant contribution to help those in need and build communities of hope in Georgia.

The Big Night In with SVdP Georgia brings together corporate and community leaders, partners, stakeholders, advocates and individuals across the state to understand why investing in the power of hope delivers impact, especially during this time of uncertainty.

The Catholic Foundation of North Georgia is a proud sponsor of Evening for Life 2020 – September 27th

This year’s Evening for Life will be an Online Live-Streamed Event. The evening, full of inspiring speakers offering hope, affirmation, and encouragement in our work to protect life, will feature esteemed guest Archbishop Gregory John Hartmayer, OFM Conv., internationally acclaimed pro-life speaker Stephanie Gray, and bestselling author Allen Hunt.

Training for Returning Participants in the Archdiocese of Atlanta – August 27th at 10:00 AM

Attending a training is a key ingredient to being successful with #iGiveCatholic. Come learn what’s new this year in #iGiveCatholic, review best practices, and learn some tips to make this year another success for your parish/school/organization!

If you missed the training and would like to view a recording, register here.

Training for New Participants in the Archdiocese of Atlanta – August 26th at 10:00 AM

Attending a training is a key ingredient to being successful with #iGiveCatholic. Come learn the basics of #iGiveCatholic, how to prepare for it, and tips to make it successful for your parish/school/organization!

If you missed the training and would like to view a recording, register here.

If you would like to participate in #iGiveCatholic 2020 as a new participant, please email Juliet Greco.

The Catholic Foundation of North Georgia is a proud sponsor of the Atlanta Cathechist Conference – August 22nd at 3:00 p.m. EDT

The Atlanta Catechist Conference is an annual gathering of volunteer catechists, core teams, Parish Catechetical Leaders, Youth Ministers, RCIA teams and Catholic school teachers.  The event supports the ongoing formation and enrichment of these volunteers and lay ministry leaders who serve the Church’s mission of evangelization and catechesis. The day features national and local speakers leading workshops on theology, spirituality, methodology, and more. Participants earn Catechist Certification Credit in the Archdiocese of Atlanta for all workshops attended.

The conference web site can be located at

Getting Ready for #iGiveCatholic Webinar – August 18th at 3:00 p.m. EDT

Join the #iGiveCatholic organization and GiveGab to learn everything you need to know about #iGiveCatholic, including how to register your organization for the big event and the features available to make your organization as successful as possible. They’ll be answering any of your #iGiveCatholic questions and highlighting the resources available to make getting ready for #iGiveCatholic a breeze!

Watch the recording here. View the slides here.

Deo Gratias Society Virtual Mass and Celebration – August 15th at 10:00 a.m. EDT
Mass to be celebrated by Archbishop Gregory Hartmayer at the Chapel of Our Lady of the Assumption Catholic Church.  Celebration to follow with remarks by President Nancy Coveny, Board Chair Mike Petrik, and Board member Jaime Lanier.

If you have made a gift in your will or estate plans to support your parish, Catholic school or ministry, please contact us so that we can include you in the Deo Gratias Society.

Full program and video available on YouTube.

Webinar:  “Life and Legacy – Planning for the Future” – June 18 at 10:00 a.m.  Missed it?  Click here to register to view.  Want to see Fr. Neil’s presentation in its entirety?  Click here to register to view.  Want to see the abbreviated version of Fr. Neil’s presenation as shown in this webinar?  Click here to register to view.
Legacy Liaison Zoom Meeting – June 11 at 10:00 a.m.
POSTPONED:  “Giving with Intention” – An Informal Panel Discussion hosted by the Pregnancy Aid Clinic and the Catholic Foundation
POSTPONED:  Ignatius House Life and Legacy Workshop