Collection Letters

Below are the letters intended for the Bulletin Editors to place/publish in parish bulletins and/or read from the pulpit. These letters are from the Bishop.  If you have questions about the letters, please contact the diocesan Director of Communications (Dianne Laubert). If you have questions about reporting and submitting collection funds, please contact the diocesan Finance Office.



2017 Schedule Non-Parochial Collections - (Print Collection Envelopes)

January 14 - 15

Catholic Education
February DSA
February 25 - 26 Diocesan Retired Priests

March 11 - 12

Education of Seminarians & Priestly Formation

April 14

Holy Land (Good Friday)

April 22 - 23

Peter's Pence

May 13 - 14

Catholic Communication/Catholic University

June 10 - 11

Black & Indian Missions/Home Missions

July 8 - 9

Catholic Relief Services

August 12 - 13

Church in Latin America/Church in Africa

September 9 - 10

Respect Life/Migrants

October 14 - 15

Propagation of the Faith (World Mission Sunday)
(en español)

November 11 - 12

Campaign for Human Development 

December 2 - 3

Retired Religious


Click here for the 2017 Schedule

Click here for the 2018 Schedule


Please be advised that each individual Non-Parochial Collection is to be reported and submitted to the diocesan Finance Office within 60 days of the scheduled collection. Only those funds received for that collection within that time frame will be reported in the Annual Non-Parochial Collection report in January 2015. Please tabulate receipts and forward in the envelope provided, a check payable to:

Diocese of Palm Beach
Diocesan Finance Office
9995 North Military Trail
P.O. Box 109650
Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410-9650