Bequests and Special Gifts

There are many different ways you may financially support St. Michael Parish and/or School and many different funds you may contribute to.
Some of the different ways may include "Planned Giving" programs such as; bequests, life insurance, charitable gift annuities, wills, estates, etc. Planned giving allows donors to plan today to make substantial contributions tomorrow. Special gifts in memory of a loved one or for a personal interest and regular offertory contributions are also one of the many ways you can support the mission of St. Michael Parish and/or School.
The different funds you may contribute to are:
  • St. Michael Memorial Fund (Funds help to provide specific needs/wants of the parish not covered under the annual budget.)
  • St. Michael School and/or Parish Endowment Funds (Funds are a protected body of money, of which the interest (only) earned each year is used to offset some annual operational expenses.)
  • St. Michael Tuition Assistance Grant Fund (Funds to assist families with school, religious ed and/or preschool tuition.)
  • St. Michael Funeral Fund (Funds help to provide funeral lunches for parishioners.)
  • St. Michael Capital Improvement/Maintenance Fund (Funds help to cover unbudgeted, unexpected maintenance or emergency expenses and/or building or grounds improvements.)
  • St. Vincent De Paul Fund - St. Michael (Funds help to provide emergency assistance such as, rent, food, gas, car repairs, etc., to families in the Grand Ledge School disctrict.)
  • St. Michael General Operating Fund - Regular Offertory (Funds help St. Micahel Parish meet its annual budgeted income to cover the needs of the parish and school.
If you wish to contribute to any of the funds indicated above please make checks payable to St. Michael Parish, indicate which fund on the memo line of your check. Contributions may be mailed or dropped off to the parish or school offices or may be put in Sunday's collection.
Thank you for supporting St. Michael Parish and School