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Watch the 2018 Campaign Video

2018 Report to Donors



Volunteer Resources

ShareLife volunteers are the single most important element for a dynamic and successful ShareLife parish campaign. For the 2019 ShareLife campaign, we are encouraging all parishes to consider developing a ShareLife committee. Please download the following material for your parish committee.

Volunteer Interest Form - Submit Online | Download and Print


Pastor Guidelines for Committee Selection

Pulpit and Bulletin Announcements for Volunteer Recruitment - PDF - Word Doc

Bulletin Insert for Volunteer Recruitment - Colour | Black and white

Friends of ShareLife - Volunteers Presentation - This document describes ways in which volunteers can help ShareLife, such as joining a parish committee.

Volunteer Video Profiles:

Ning Benedicto - YouTube | Download

Pauline McLaughlin - YouTube | Download

Albert Nascimento - YouTube | Download


2018 Parish Campaign Resources

Thank You Letter from Cardinal Collins

Life Source Newsletter - Spring 2018
 
- This annual publication, which includes updates and stories about ShareLife and its agencies, is distributed to monthly donors.

Parish Campaign Video
- In addition to the download and streaming links below, you can order a DVD copy by emailing Kris Dmytrenko at kdmytrenko@archtoronto.org.
English: Download | YouTube 
English with subtitles: Download | YouTube
Chinese Traditional subtitles: Download | YouTube
Italian subtitles: Download | YouTube
Korean subtitles: Download | YouTube
Polish subtitles:
Download | YouTube
Portuguese subtitles: Download | YouTube
Vietnamese subtitles: Download | YouTube

Bulletin Announcements
- Insert these announcements in your parish bulletins from February through the end of July.
English PDF | English Word/DOCChinese Simplified | Chinese Traditional | Croatian | French | Italian | 
Korean | Lithuanian | Polish | Portuguese | Spanish | Tamil | Vietnamese

Bulletin Covers - Add these ShareLife cover images to your bulletins on the weeks preceding each ShareLife Sunday Collection, which take place March 18, April 22 and May 27.
March 11 | April 15 | May 20

Sample Speech/Homily -
Use this speech or adapt it to meet your specific needs when you speak on behalf of ShareLife.
Long version - 8 minutes | Short version - 5 minutes

Talking Points - Provided by Bishop Robert Kasun, these notes can supplement a pastor's homily or pulpit announcement in support of ShareLife.

Brochure - Make this brochure available throughout the campaign to inform your parishioners about ShareLife.
4-page: English | 2-page: English | Chinese Traditional | French | Italian | Polish | Portuguese

Case For Support - This 12-page brochure features stories that demonstrate how supporting ShareLife makes a difference.

Posters - Display the following posters to promote the ShareLife Sunday collection dates.
Agency Posters, English-only: Mental Health | Rose of Durham | Houses of Providence | Seminarians
Pope Francis Poster: English | French | Chinese Traditional | Chinese Simplified | Italian | Polish | Portuguese | Spanish

Cardinal's Letter - An invitation from Cardinal Collins to participate in the ShareLife campaign. More languages coming soon.
EnglishFrench | Chinese Simplified | Chinese Traditional | Italian | KoreanPolish | PortugueseSpanish

ShareLife History - This presentation focuses on the legacy of Catholic social services in the Archdiocese of Toronto.


2018 Parish Campaign Kit

Reporting Form - Use this form to report the Grand Total Collected at the parish on the dates indicated.
PDF | Word/DOC

Checklist Guide
- This guide makes it easy to ensure you follow every step required to execute your campaign.

Parish Campaign Guide - This comprehensive tool includes everything you need to know.

Agency List - Refer to this document for program descriptions and speaker contacts for all 42 ShareLife-funded agencies and grand recipients.

Key Dates Poster - This one poster highlights all of the important campaign dates.

Speaker Guidelines - These tips will help ensure your ShareLife presentation is engaging and effective. Agency List - This document includes descriptions and contact information for every ShareLife-funded agency.

Photo Release Form - When posting photos online or sending them to the ShareLife Office, please ensure participants or their guardians provide written authorization.


2017 Resources

Report to Donors

Cardinal's Parish Thank You Letter
- Cardinal Collins thanks those who supported the ShareLife campaign.

Year-End Thank You Poster

2017 Parish Campaign Video
 - In addition to downloading from the links below, you can order DVD copies by emailing slife@archtoronto.org. Limited quantities available.
English: Download | YouTube
English with subtitles: Download | YouTube
Portuguese subtitles: Download | YouTube

Chinese Video - This video features an interview in Chinese with a married couple who received support from Catholic Community Services of York Region. In addition to downloading from the links below, you can order DVD copies by emailing slife@archtoronto.org. Limited quantities available.
Chinese: Download | YouTube
Chinese Traditional subtitles: Download | YouTube