The Retirement Fund for Religious provides support for thousands of elderly Catholic sisters, brothers, and religious order priests.You can help.
Sister Josephine Rosenkranz, 76, is one of more than 35,000 senior religious who benefits from the Retirement Fund for Religious.
Direct Care Assistance offers supplemental support for prescription medications, nursing care, and more.
Elder religious worked for years for small stipends. Their sacrifices now leave a substantial gap in retirement funding.
The Retirement Fund for Religious helps religious communities plan for current and future retirement needs.
Download the Retirement Fund for Religious Video.
View our Annual Report.
By 2024, it is projected that religious past age 70 will outnumber those under age 70 by four to one. Learn more about the retirement funding shortage.
You can make a difference in the life of an elderly religious. Ways to help.
There are many tools to raise awareness about the Retirement Fund for Religious. Campaign Resources
The national collection will be held in most U.S. Catholic parishes Dec. 13-14, 2014. How to donate