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Your tax-deductible donation provides vital support for necessities, such as prescription medications and nursing care. It also helps religious communities develop long-range retirement strategies.

Please give during the annual collection at your local Catholic parish. For 2016, the national collection dates are December 10-11, although some (arch)dioceses choose to hold the collection on different dates. If you donate by check, please write RFR on the memo line. Or mail your donation to:

Retirement Fund for Religious
National Religious Retirement Office
P.O. Box 96988
Washington DC 20090-6988
Donation form to accompany your gift

Online Giving

At present, the Retirement Fund for Religious does not accept online donations, but you can make a secure, electronic contribution at the . All donations made through the Diocese of Buffalo are forwarded to the National Religious Retirement Office.

Matching Gifts and United Way

Your employer may have a Matching Gift Program for the RFR appeal. Be sure to ask for a matching gift form to send in with your donation. If your company is not already enrolled, ask how this program can be established in your workplace.

If you work for a company that participates in the United Way, ask your coordinator about designating the Retirement Fund for Religious to receive your donation.