Online Giving/Sustaining Donors

One of the most helpful things you can do as a faithful steward of our parish is donate through recurring electronic gifts.  Visit Give Central to enroll today!

Gifts of Stock

Gifts of stock are appreciated by Mary, Seat of Wisdom. Giving through appreciated stock is a simple two step process. 

1. You can call or email Jamie Chabura, Director of Development (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 847.825.3153) to notify her of the number of shares and name of security that you intend to transfer.

2. To facilitate the transfer, you or your broker will need the following information.

National Financial Services – DTC #0226
Account Number – ESR-005570
Catholic Bishop of Chicago Account
For the benefit of (F/B/O): Mary, Seat of Wisdom Parish, Park Ridge, IL

Click here for additional information and the letter of intent you'll need to submit in order for Mary, Seat of Wisdom to be notified of your gift. 

Matching Gifts

Many companies match charitable donations of their employees. Parishioners and friends of Mary, Seat of Wisdom can maximize their generosity through matching gifts. Most coprorations' matching gfits programs simply request tax information from the beneficiary of the gift (Mary, Seat of Wisdom). We are happy to supply all of the necessary inofrmation to your compnay's Human Resources department to begin a matching gift program. 

Memorial or Tribute Gifts

A thoughtful way of remembering soemone speical and creating a living legacy is by making a gift to The MSW Wisdom Fund.

The MSW Wisdom Fund is an endowment that sustains educational projects and activities available to parishioners and friends of all ages. Support of the endowment will benefit all members of our parish community. The purpose of the fund is to deepen understanding of, familiarity with, and love the Lord, with an expectation that all will come to actively share the mission of the church.  Please contact Jamie Chabura, Director of Development, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 847.825.3153 to learn more.