We are here to serve God and give back to those who need a kind heart and a helping hand. A planned gift is one of the best ways for your family to make a long-term impact on the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend so our service to our communities can continue forever. You have several options for giving—whether today or after your lifetime—and many with tax and financial benefits for you. Use the resources we’ve provided here to get your plan started.
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