Fundraising within the Diocese of Oakland
The Office for Mission Advancement is now consolidating various Diocese of Oakland fundraising efforts into a single, more coordinated structure.
The expectation is that the Diocese and its entities will be able to bring in more revenue at a lower cost and without a confusing overlap of fundraising efforts.
"The goal of this consolidation was to increase the effectiveness of fundraising/development activities and reduce the cost for the dollars being raised. Though the process was initiated before I became bishop, it was strongly supported by then-Bishop Cordelione, and Archbishop Brunett, the apostolic administrator. I wish to add my support for this restructuring and consolidation of the development efforts." Bishop Michael C. Barber, SJ (The)