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Featured Clients

Archdiocese of Newark

GP Catholic Services retained to strengthen approach to stewardship education; mission-based funding

An assessment will determine the Archdiocese of Newark’s effectiveness in teaching Christian stewardship and raising funds among its 200 parishes and 1.39 million Catholics. A report of our findings and recommendations will then be presented in order to strengthen the Church’s mission-based fundraising.

Diocese of Greensburg

Raises more than $55 million, exceeding campaign goal

With Graham-Pelton as counsel, the diocese launched the Today’s Challenge ~ Tomorrow’s Hope capital and endowment campaign, engaging parishioners in fundraising efforts to secure the future of the diocese’s parishes, schools, evangelization, faith formation, and other ministries.

Diocese of Memphis

Bishop installation, transition: strategy set on future growth and work of the diocese including annual appeal

After a smooth Episcopal transition, the diocese is currently promoting its first annual appeal under the leadership of Bishop Holley. Called to Serve, United by Faith seeks to bring the branches of the diocese together to foster and build a more loving and charitable community and world.

Diocese of Paterson

Historic effort planned, conducted, and launched for the Catholic Diocese of Paterson; campaign raises more than $60 million

As a result of the study a $40 million endowment campaign was started with the goal of strengthening the diocese and its 109 parishes, 39 Catholic schools, 64 Catholic Charity locations and various ministries.

Diocese of Scranton

GP Catholic Services engaged to establish Catholic community foundation; major gifts initiative

Celebrating its 150th anniversary, the diocese includes 120 parishes and 12 schools and serves nearly 350,000 Catholics. GP Catholic Services will implement Bishop Bambera’s vision to establish a Catholic community foundation and plan and lead a major gifts campaign to help fund it.

Archdiocese of Louisville

Engages parishes in Integrated Discernment

Archbishop Kurtz challenged parishioners to consider the question, “How is God asking us to grow?” GP Catholic Services helped guide responses through engaging parishes in integrated discernment, framing issues from spiritual and temporal dimensions.

Diocese of Orlando

Diocese partners for $150 million campaign, Alive in Christ

Recognizing the possibility for transformational growth, the diocese assembled a synod of more than 1,000 clergy and lay leaders to prepare the way forward, partnering with Graham-Pelton to launch a $150 million campaign, Alive in Christ, that is leading the Church into a new era.

United States Conference of Catholic Bishops

Parish-based discernment process to advance Church's mission

Provided communications counsel to help develop and implement a campaign to educate the public on the U.S. bishops’ teaching on migration. Some of our communication strategies included message coordination, maximizing existing internal avenues for communication, and strengthening media outreach.

Archdiocese of Indianapolis

Conducts pastoral needs assessment; prepares for strategic plan

In preparation for the installation of Archbishop Charles C. Thompson, GP Catholic Services conducted a Pastoral Needs Assessment to prepare for his tenure and new strategic pastoral plan, allowing parishioners to express their hopes for the future through listening sessions and interviews.

(Arch)Dioceses, religious orders, and various catholic apostolate clients of
Graham-Pelton Consulting from across the United States (grouped by diocese for ease of reference)

Diocese of Arlington
Marymount University (Religious of the Sacred Heart of Mary)

Diocese of Austin
St. Edward’s University (Congregation of the Holy Cross)
St. Theresa Catholic Church

Archdiocese of Baltimore
Cathedral of Mary Our Queen and School of Cathedral of Mary Our Queen
Holy Family Catholic Church
Little Sisters of the Poor, Baltimore, Inc.
Mercy Health Services (Sisters of Mercy)
Saint Ignatius Loyola Academy (Jesuit)
Xaverian Brothers Generalate (Xaverian Brothers)

Diocese of Belleville
Gibault Catholic High School

Archdiocese of Boston
Austin Preparatory School (founded by the Augustinian Friars of the Province of St. Thomas of Villanova, Order of St. Augustine)
Capuchin Franciscan Friars- Province of St. Mary [also listed in Archdiocese of New York]
Our Lady of Sorrows Church
Regis College (Sisters of St. Joseph of Boston)
St. Helen’s Church
St. John’s Preparatory School (Xaverian Brothers)
St. Mary of the Assumption Parish
St. Mary of the Assumption/St. Ann Parish
St. Mary of the Nativity Parish

Diocese of Brooklyn
Diocese of Brooklyn
St. Francis College (The Franciscan Brothers of Brooklyn)

Diocese of Bridgeport
Cardinal Shehan Center
Convent of the Sacred Heart (Sacred Heart Schools)
Greenwich Catholic School

Diocese of Camden
Diocese of Camden

Archdiocese of Chicago
Notre Dame College Prep (Congregation of Holy Cross)

Archdiocese of Cincinnati
St. Xavier High School (Society of Jesus)

Diocese of Cleveland
Gilmour Academy (Brothers of the Congregation of Holy Cross, Midwest Province of the Brothers of Holy Cross)
Sisters of Charity Health System (Sisters of Charity of St. Augustine)

Diocese of Columbus
Pontifical College Josephinum

Diocese of Greensburg

Diocese of Greensburg
Blessed Sacrament Cathedral
Mother of Sorrows Church
St. Agnes Church
St. Margaret Mary Church

Archdiocese of Indianapolis
Archdiocese of Indianapolis
Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College (Sisters of Providence)

Archdiocese of Louisville
Archdiocese of Louisville

Diocese of Madison
St. Augustine University Parish

Diocese of Metuchen
Catholic Diocese of Metuchen, Catholic Center at Rutgers University
Center for Great Expectations
St. Magdalen de Pazzi Roman Catholic Church

Archdiocese of Milwaukee
Alverno College

Archdiocese of Newark
Academy of the Holy Angels (School Sisters of Notre Dame, Northeastern Province)
Bergen Catholic High School (Congregation of Christian Brothers, Eastern U.S. American Province)
Caldwell University (Dominican Sisters of Caldwell)
Don Bosco Preparatory High School (Salesians of St. John Bosco)
Holy Name Health Care Foundation (Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace)
Link Community School (Dominican Sisters of Caldwell)
Most Blessed Sacrament Church
Mount Saint Dominic’s Academy (Dominican Sisters of Caldwell)
Seton Hall University
St. Benedict’s Preparatory School (Benedictine, Newark Abbey)
St. Teresa of Avila Parish
Saint Peter’s University
Trinitas Hospital (Sisters of Charity of St. Elizabeth)

Archdiocese of New Orleans
Xavier University of Louisiana (Sisters of the Blessed Sacrament)

Archdiocese of New York
All Hallows High School (Congregation of Christian Brothers, Eastern U.S. American Province)
Bon Secours Community Hospital Foundation (Sisters of Bon Secours and the Sisters of Charity of Saint Elizabeth of Convent Station, New Jersey)
Capuchin Franciscan Friars- Province of St. Mary [also listed in Archdiocese of Boston]
Cardinal Hayes High School
Church of St. John the Evangelist
Dominican College (Dominican Sisters of Blauvelt)
Good Samaritan Hospital (Sisters of Bon Secours and the Sisters of Charity of Saint Elizabeth of Convent Station, New Jersey)
Iona College (Congregation of Christian Brothers, Eastern U.S. American Province)
Iona Preparatory School (Congregation of Christian Brothers, Eastern U.S. American Province)
John F. Kennedy Catholic High School
Manhattan College (Lasallian)
Marymount School of New York (Religious of the Sacred Heart of Mary)
Mount Saint Mary College (Sisters of Saint Dominic)
Pontifical Mission Societies
Sacred Heart High School (Sacred Heart Parish)
St. Cabrini Nursing Home (Missionary Sisters of the Sacred Heart of Jesus – St. Frances Xavier Cabrini)
St. Patrick Parish
St. Thomas Aquinas College (Dominican Sisters of Sparkill)
The Ursuline School (Order of St. Ursula)

Diocese of Orlando
Catholic Foundation of Central Florida, Inc.

Diocese of Paterson
Diocese of Paterson
Loyola Jesuit Center (Society of Jesus)
Our Lady of Consolation Parish
Our Lady of the Mountain Parish
Our Lady Queen of Peace Parish
Morris Catholic High School (Sisters of Christian Charity)
Pope John XXIII High School
St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish
St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church
St. Joseph’s Healthcare Foundation (Sisters of Charity of St. Elizabeth)
St. Jude the Apostle Parish
St. Vincent Martyr Parish

Archdiocese of Philadelphia
Holy Ghost Preparatory School (Congregation of the Holy Spirit, Eastern Province of the United States)
Holy Redeemer Health System (Sisters of the Holy Redeemer)
St. Joseph’s Preparatory School (Society of Jesus)

Diocese of Pittsburgh
La Roche College (Sisters of Divine Providence)
Serra Catholic High School (Franciscan Order of Friars Minor of the Providence of the Immaculate Conception)

Diocese of Portland
St. Mary’s Health System (Sisters of Charity of Montreal)

Diocese of Providence
Salve Regina University (Sisters of Mercy)
St. Mary Academy-Bay View (Sisters of Mercy)
St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church
Sisters of Mercy of the Americas Northeast Community

Diocese of Raleigh
Diocese of Raleigh

Diocese of Scranton
St. Ann’s Media, Inc.

Archdiocese of St. Louis
Archdiocese of St. Louis

Diocese of St. Petersburg
Diocese of St. Petersburg

Diocese of Trenton
Diocese of Trenton
Georgian Court University (Sisters of Mercy)
St. Rose High School (Sisters of Saint Joseph)
Stuart Country Day School of the Sacred Heart (Society of the Sacred Heart)

Archdiocese of Washington, DC
Providence Health Foundation (Daughters of Charity)
St. Ann’s Center for Children, Youth and Families (Daughters of Charity)

Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston
St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church