Ways to Give

As each one has received a gift, use it to serve one another as good stewards of God’s varied grace. 1 Peter 4:10
St. John Vianney graciously accepts your gifts online, in person, or by mail!
To give online, please click here.
To give in person or mail, please visit or send to our parish office:
1755 N. Calhoun Rd. | Brookfield, WI 53005

All that we have and all that we are comes from a God who loves us.

As such, we recognize our roles as stewards who are accountable to God. Sharing of our “first fruits” is the response of mature Christian Disciples who choose to “return to the Lord with increase” the blessings that God bestows.

At St. John Vianney, we encourage our members to make a planned, proportionate and prayerful commitment to praise God through the sharing of our first fruits. We bring these gifts forward at every Mass as an expression of our gratitude. Every November, we renew these commitments together as a community through our annual Stewardship Renewal Campaign.

We thank you deeply for your prayerful consideration to support St. John Vianney. Your contribution enables us to fulfill our mission. We have a wonderful community here and that is because we all lift each other up physically, mentally, emotionally, spiritually, and financially. Thank you for your participation and membership in our special community.

You’ll find a variety of resources and information on various forms of financial stewardship. If more information or assistance would be helpful, please email Peter Thomas, our Associate Director of Development, or call (262) 796-3940 ext. 1108.

  • Online Giving

    St. John Vianney is partnered with Blackbaud Merchant Services to offer ongoing, online donations through Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT) or through your credit card. Click the link below to learn more.

    It is that simple!

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  • Future Planned Giving

    Planned giving represents a conscious decision on the part of the donor to recognize the blessings one has received from God and to give back in gratitude to further the mission and growth of the Church, through Saint John Vianney Parish.

    From a practical perspective, a planned gift is a charitable contribution that takes into account the donor’s personal tax, financial and estate circumstances and goals. Planned giving can be a creative tool for making a special financial contribution to Saint John Vianney, while maximizing tax and related benefits for the donor and his or her heirs.

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  • Father Lipscomb Society

    The Father Lipscomb Society honors those who include Saint John Vianney in their estate planning.

    Benefits of membership in the Father Lipscomb Society include:

    • An invitation to the annual appreciation dinner with the pastor
    • Planned giving newsletter
    • Recognition on SJV donor wall
    • A memento emblematic of your membership in the society

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  • Year End Gift

    As the end of the year approaches, we reflect upon the many blessings bestowed upon us.

    We have a great opportunity to thank God for all he has done for us this past year and throughout our lives.

    It is also a good time to consider how we might give back some of our assets to Him through His Church with a special year-end gift of cash or appreciated assets such as shares of stock or other investments.

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