Appeal Timetable for ACTS 2019

 

January 12 - 18, 2019 | Week 1 | Kick-Off Weekend

· Archbishop Naumann’s homily played at all Masses with endorsement by pastor from the pulpit

· Use suggested prayers of the faithful, bulletin and pulpit announcements

· The Leaven series

· Parishioners encouraged to return completed pledge cards to the parish through the collection next weekend

January 19 - 25, 2018 | Week 2

· Use suggested prayers of the faithful, bulletin and pulpit announcements

· Pledge card collection

January 26 - February 1, 2019 | Week 3 | Lay Presenter Weekend 

· Use suggested prayers of the faithful, bulletin and pulpit announcements,

· Lay Presenters speak at all the Masses

· The Leaven series February

· Pledge card collection

 

February 2 - 8, 2019 | Week 4

· Use suggested prayers of the faithful, bulletin and pulpit announcement

· Pledge card collection

February 9 - 15, 2019 | Week 5 | In-Pew Appeal Weekend (Option 1)

· Pastor conducts in-pew appeal

· Use suggested prayers of the faithful, bulletin and pulpit announcements

· Pledge card collection

February 16 - 22, 2019 | Week 6 | In-Pew Appeal Weekend (Option 2)

· Pastor conducts in-pew appeal if not already conducted

· Use suggested prayers of the faithful, bulletin and pulpit announcements

· Pledge card collection

February 23 - March 1, 2019

· Moratorium Ends

 

March 2019

· First follow-up mailing sent to non-respondents

April 2019

· Second follow-up mailing sent to non-respondents

 

May 2019

· The Leaven publishes Parish Report on appeal progress

November 2019

- November 22, The Leaven, Crosier Society General Thank You ad

- November 24, Appreciation Mass and Brunch (2098 Crosier Society members, Department of Parish Ministries, ACTS Recipients)

- Donors thanked again for their ACTS 2019 gifts by Archbishop Naumann

December 2019

- ACTS Annual Report published in The Leaven