The Roman Catholic Diocese of Gallup is the poorest diocese in the United States, serving the largest population of Native Americans and Hispanics. Catholic Peoples Foundation has the mission to raise and administer resources to assist the good works within the Diocese. We fund Catholic schools, agencies supporting the poor, scholarships to low-income students, and also the ministries and operating costs of the Diocese itself.
The Foundation supports Catholic values and beliefs.
The Foundation follows Catholic principals and guidelines in managing all investments.
The Foundation allows donors to direct their gifts for the common good of the Diocese and also to specific churches, missions, schools, charities, programs or facilities of the Diocese.
The Foundation provides donors with all available tax benefits in accordance with our non-profit status.
We have over twenty years of experience in managing and investing donor funds.
The Roman Catholic Diocese of Gallup is a multicultural, expansive diocese, comprising 55,000 square miles in Northeastern Arizona and Northwestern New Mexico. The landscape, people, and faith expression within this area are extraordinary and unlike any other diocese in the United States and, perhaps, the world.
faithful Catholics among a total population of 490,000
per capita income per year among the residents
parishes within the Diocesan boundaries
of our neighbors live in poverty—i.e. twice the federal poverty level
Bishop's Classic Golf Tournament
The annual Bishop’s Classic Golf Tournament is where you enjoy a great day of golf, food and fellowship with Bishop Wall.DETAILS
Bishop's Mardi Gras
The Foundation holds Mardi Gras dinner, banquet and auction to fundraise for Catholic education in Gallup.DETAILS
V8 for Vocations
Fr. Matthew Keller had the idea to combine his love of classic cars with his mission to support seminarians. Fr. Keller restores classic cars to support vocations in the Diocese.DISCOVER MORE