Trinity Families is a charity which operates to provide funding for service providers who support families in Gippsland and outer eastern suburbs of Melbourne.
Each year, Trinity Families allocates money to other charities that are supporting families within the Greater Gippsland area. It does not run programs itself but operates like a philanthropic trust to provide funding.
Visit Trinity Families website for more information regarding donations, bequests and charity applications for allocating money.
In order to comply with Canon 281 of the Code of Canon Law of the Roman Catholic Church, the Bishop established the Priests Welfare Foundation of Sale on 25 May 1998.
The aim of the welfare is to provide Retired Priests with social welfare, maintenance, necessities of life and relief from poverty. This fund is focused on Retired Priests who are in necessitous circumstances such as infirmity, sickness, incapacity or old age.
The Foundation does this by:
The Foundation finances this from:
Foundation Board Members
Fr Bernard Buckley, Chair
Fr Michael Willemsen, Secretary
Fr Darren Howie, Treasurer
Deacon Tony Aspinall
Fr Aju Varghese
Fr Peter Kooloos
Donations to the Foundation can be made through the Finance Office on (03) 5622 6685.