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Contact Us:

Call (513) 263 – 3345 and leave a message and a staff member will return your call as soon as possible. You may also email any questions using our Contact Us Form!

What is the Catholic Ministries Appeal (CMA)?

The Catholic Ministries Appeal is the annual campaign to support six local ministries that teach, feed, and heal. All 200+ parishes of the Archdiocese of Cincinnati join together to invite participation in this vital appeal.

2021 CMA Parish Progress Report

We are pleased and humbled to announce that over $5 million has been pledged to the 2021 CMA! Furthermore, this is now our best CMA year ever with over $5.9 million pledged! We praise God for the generosity of so many families. Thank you! Check out the progress of the appeal by parish in the report below:

Ways to Support the CMA

Make a gift by mail or at Mass:

Gifts to the CMA can be returned through your parish’s offertory basket at Mass or mailed to:

Catholic Ministries Appeal
100 East 8th Street, 2nd Floor
Cincinnati, OH 45202

Please make checks payable to: CMA

Donate Online

Make a secure online pledge or one-time gift with a credit card or electronic check (ACH). Click here to donate online.


Text “CMA2021” to 513-586-1978 and follow the prompts to give by text.

Stock Donations

Last year, 28 households donated stock to the CMA for a total value
of more than $60,000!

Download a Stock Donation Form Here

Charitable IRA Rollover

Donors age 70 ½ or older may qualify to make a charitable gift directly
from an IRA to the Catholic Ministries Appeal. Please consult your tax
advisor to see if this gift option is right for you.

2021 CMA Progress

Total Goal $ 5000000 USD
Pledged to Date $ 5925020 USD
Paid to Date $ 5742460 USD
Your support of the CMA impacts thousands of lives in our local communities!
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Catholic Charities &
Catholic Social Services
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Retired Archdiocesan Priests
& Senior Clergy
The 2018 FORM Student Innovation Competition by Formica Corporation, displaysÊat the opening of the ÒreFORM" exhibit at the Contemporary Arts Center in Cincinnati, Ohio on Friday, March 23, 2018.ÊThe competition provided the next generation of architects and designers with the opportunity to follow in the footsteps of world-renowned architects who participated in the original 2008 FORM challenge, by creating something to "sit upon, lay upon, lean upon or play uponÓ usingÊFormica¨ Brand products.Êon Friday, March 23, 2018 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Tom Uhlman/AP Images for Formica Corporation)
Campus, Hospital, and
Prison Ministries
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Seminary & Vocations
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St. Rita School for the Deaf
Street ministry
New Evangelization
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