Diocesan Works Fund

How you can make a gift

Gifts to the Diocesan Works Fund benefit programs that are supported by the Diocese and are overseen by the Bishop of Parramatta.

The DWF Appeal provides funds for social initiatives and community benefit including CatholicCare Social Services, Ephpheta and Blacktown Neighbour Aid just to mention just a few.

Gifts over $2 to the Diocesan Works Fund are tax deductible. Please give generously!

Ministries We Support


The Diocesan Works Fund Appeal provides funds that teach, heal, support, nurture and feed people in Western Sydney. Please click here to make a generous donation.

Please make cheques or mail orders payable to the

Diocesan Works Fund Appeal and mail to:
Diocesan Works Fund
Diocese of Parramatta
PO Box 3066
Nth Parramatta 1750


The Diocesan Works Fund Appeal raises necessary funds that support outreach services to people across Western Sydney. CatholicCare Social Services, works with disadvantages and marginalised people in our community, making a critical difference in the lives of tens of thousands of individuals, children and families from our community each year.

The DWF also provides funds to the Ephpheta Centre which provides support to the deaf and hearing impaired.

Your donation through school or parish or online is appreciated.


The DWF Appeal envelopes are distributed through parishes in February, May and November every year. By sharing a financial gift, you can touch the lives of thousands of people in Western Sydney who are supported through programs that teach, heal, support, nurture and feed. You will make a difference!

Please give generously. Donations of $2 or more are Tax deductible.

Our Diocese

The Parramatta Diocese extends from Rydalmere in the East to Kenthurst in the North, Granville in the South and Blackheath in the West. We have 47 parishes and more than 80 catholic schools.