Mission and Purpose

The purpose of The Catholic Foundation of West Michigan is to support the religious, charitable and educational works of the Diocese of Grand Rapids, its parishes and schools. Its function is to create permanent endowment funds; nurture planned giving,  stewardship and resource development; and acquire, manage and distribute financial gifts and bequests according to the Gospel and the specific wishes of donors.

Trustees

Most Reverend David J. Walkowiak
Bishop of Grand Rapids
360 Division Ave S
Grand Rapids MI 49503
 
Rev. Msgr. William H. Duncan
Vicar General
360 Division Ave S
Grand Rapids MI 49503
 
 Mike Lown 
Chief Financial Officer
360 Division Ave S
Grand Rapids MI 49503
 
 Advisory Board Members
​​Roy Lorenz, Chair




Lois Jandernoa




Mary Panek







Paul Snow
 
 
 
 

Kevin McDonnell

 
 
 
 
Staff
Annalise Kransz
Director of Communications
616-551-5629
Mark Morrow
Executive Director
616-475-1251
Kevin Simon
Comptroller​​
616-475-1253
kevinsimon@dioceseofgrandrapids.org