August 8, 2008

Flood relief funds are available for archdiocesan parishes

A fund has been established to assist in relief efforts for flood victims in the Archdiocese of Indianapolis.

Approximately $135,000 has been collected and will be distributed through a grant process.

Any archdiocesan Catholic parish, institution or organization may apply for the grant funds by utilizing the form found at

The following is a list of intended uses of the grant funds: medical expenses, food, temporary housing assistance, rent, utilities, transportation, school supplies, flood damage repairs, employment assistance, project staffing and related expenses, and special needs and projects.

For more information, contact David Siler at or call 800-382-9836, ext. 7325, or 317-236-7325. †

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