CCHD Local Grants Application is Now Open!

New Applicants Can Apply for 2016-2017 Local CCHD Grants!

The Catholic Campaign for Human Development is the national anti-poverty program of the U.S. Catholic Bishops. CCHD works to break the cycle of poverty by helping low-income people participate in decisions that affect their lives, families, and communities. For more information on how CCHD grants are awarded, please click here.

CCHD St. Louis awards local grants to organizations that practice Solidarity, which means standing with and for those who are poor, and Subsidiarity, which means that the people who are living closest to the problem are the first ones to design solutions and work towards eradicating it.

To fill out the application, click here

The deadline to submit an application is December 15, 2015!

If you have any questions about this process, please contact Rebecca Guzman, CCHD Intern, at or Msgr. Jack Schuler at

The CCHD Local Grants Program seeks to aid smaller, local organizations in the spirit of the CCHD national grants program.