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Ways to Give

Holy Name Cathedral relies upon the generosity of our parishioners and friends of the Cathedral to help us to sustain and grow our ministries for the Archdiocese of Chicago and the hundreds of thousands of visitors who come to Holy Name every year.  Thank you for considering support of Holy Name Cathedral.



To make a gift by check, please make checks payable to Holy Name Cathedral and mail to:

Holy Name Cathedral

Attn: Stewardship & Development

730 N. Wabash

Chicago, IL  60611


Credit Cards

For your convenience, we accept credit card donations donations online at GIVE NOW or over the phone..  Call (312) 573-4425 and speak with Maureen McInerney.



Pledges allow you to make a larger contribution with payments spread over a period of time.  Reminders will be sent to you about your commitment on a schedule that is established by you if requested.


Gifts of Stock

Gifts of stock are appreciated by Holy Name Cathedral. The Cathedral works through the Archdiocese of Chicago to accept all gifts of stock and securities.  Click here for important instructions and the letter of intent you’ll need to submit in order for Holy Name Cathedral to be notified of your gift.


To transfer the securities electronically, provide your bank or broker the following transfer instructions:

William Blair & Company - DTC #771

Account Number - 156-16135-1-2

Catholic Bishop of Chicago Account

For the Benefit of: Holy Name Cathedral, Chicago, IL


Additional information your bank or broker may need:

Archdiocese of Chicago Tax ID Number - 36-2170826

William Blair & Company - 222 W. Adams St. - Chicago, IL 60606

William Blair Representative Cliff Kalish

Phone (312) 364-8239, Fax (312) 577-0658 or e-mail ckalish@williamblair.com


Memorial or Tribute Gifts

A thoughtful way of remembering someone special and creating a living legacy is by making a gift to Hoy Name Cathedral in honor of or in memory of an individual.  If you’d like to make a Memorial or Honor gift, fill out this form and return it to the Holy Name Cathedral Rectory.


Matching Gifts

Parishioners and friends of the Cathedral can double their gift to Holy Name if their employer is a matching gifts company.  To find out if your employer offers this valuable benefit, please contact your human resources department.