2016 Plan of Action
1. Hold Foundation Sunday with information talk on the weekend of April 30-May 1 & envelope
collection on the weekend of May 7-8 for cheques & pledges & follow up with parishioners &
other potential donors in June.
2. Continue to provide in memoriam donation cards at funeral homes.
3.Continue to solicit bequests in individual wills, life insurance, RRSP/RRIF beneficiary designations.
4. Hold AGM with Parish Finance Council on Wed. March 30, 2016
5. Hold a fundraising dinner at the Royal Canadian Legion (Branch 297) on Sunday April 10
6. Do a concert in September
7. Do a “Remembering Our Loved Ones at Christmas” for the weekend of December 17-18.
8. Update the Foundation Website.
9. Prepare articles for our parish bulletin.
10. Solicit support from St. Columban’s CWL & Knights of Columbus Council 755 & Council 5068
11. Continue to recognize donors with the donor appreciation screen.
12. Do media releases about Foundation activities
13. Explore other possible fundraisers