In keeping with our mission of supporting Catholic education in Central Washington and using funds raised at the Celebration of Faith Event, the Central Washington Catholic Foundation is providing grants to assist parishes with their religious education programs.
Please verify application submissions with an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you're having trouble completing an application, please contact the office at (509) 972-3732.
The parishes, schools, and ministries serving the Diocese of Yakima are eligible to apply for funding for various needs of their religious education programs that they would not otherwise be able to fulfill.
Parishes are eligible to apply for $500 stipends for volunteer religious education coordinators with a required $500 match.
Parishes, schools, and ministries may annually request up to $750 for Catechist religious education training. Parishes may request up to $3,000 for regional or diocesan-wide training programs.
The application cycle for all Parish Religious Education (PREP) Grant requests is January 15 - May 15. Training awards will continue to be made as funding remains available. Contact the office at (509) 972-3732 for more information.