Teach us to give and not to count the cost.
Supporting the mission of St. Ignatius Parish can be done in a number of ways. Below are options for your support of 1) Parish Operations, 2) Special Collections 3) Campus Care and 4) Legacy Donations.
1) Parish Operations
Offertory collections at weekly masses support parish operations and the Portland Archdiocese.
- Operations expenses for St. Ignatius Church and School can also be supported by utilizing the following Retail Shopping, Workplace Giving and Mobile Payment apps on smartphones, at no cost to the user.
Amazon Smile is operated by Amazon with the same products and prices as Amazon.com. The AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price of eligible products to the charitable organization of your choice. You can designate St. Ignatius Church or St. Ignatius School as your charity at smile.amazon.com.
Benevity is a mobile application available for smartphones used by workplaces to track volunteer hours for matching with charitable organizations. If your workplace uses Benevity, you can designate St. Ignatius Church or St. Ignatius School as your charity.
Benefit is a mobile payment application for smartphones used to check out at the register in stores or on a checkout page online. Each purchase earns between 2% - 20% of the transaction total that can be directed to St. Ignatius Church or St. Ignatius School.
2) Special Collections
Collections are taken throughout the year in support of local, national and global Catholic appeals. Some of these are available through online giving, and some are supported via paper envelopes.
3) Campus Care
Donations to support St. Ignatius Parish Campus Care projects can be made online.
4) Legacy Donations
St. Ignatius Parish has a rich history of bequests in honor of loved ones that support long term sustainability of the St. Ignatius Parish mission. If desired, memorial tiles are available for display in the alcoves on either side of the sanctuary. Contact Patty Frangipani or call 503-777-1491 ext. 221 for information.
5) St Ignatius School Foundation
The St. Ignatius School Foundation Endowment was created by a donor from a gift containing a legal stipulation that the original gift may never be expended. These gifts are held and invested in perpetuity by The St. Ignatius School Foundation for the purpose of generating a permanent expendable income stream from the return on the donations to the Foundation for the purpose of generating a yearly gift to the school. Website.