2023 Mercy Fund Granting Timeline

We encourage all Catholic ministries in the Northwest Indiana region to prepare applications for the 2023 grant cycle.  The Mercy Fund Grant Commission is looking for unique programs to provide seed money to help fund their start-up costs.

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April 1, 2023 – Grant Cycle Begins

August 1, 2023 – Last day for applications

August 2023 – Board Review of Applicants

November 8, 2023 – Grant Awards Announced

November 8, 2023 – Grant recipients recognized at annual Friends of the Foundation Reception

Friends of the Foundation Sponsorships are available now: contact Judy Holicky 219-769-9292 x 268 or go to