ways you can GIVE



We'd love to meet you! Visit with a member of the Church Office or Advancement staff to learn about our current needs and make a gift. Drop in or schedule a visit by calling 337-456-1223.


iGiveCatholic is a national day of giving for the Catholic causes you love. Check it out online or join us in person at Wisdom on November 29. Giving goes live on November 14 and every gift will be matched up to $65,000!

70.5 or older?

Turn your Required Minimum Distribution (RMD) for your 401K or IRA into a charitable gift in support of Catholic Campus Ministry at UL Lafayette.


to give

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Enter your contact during your first gift and you will be set for future gifts. Save this number to your contacts as "Wisdom Text to Give."

UL Lafayette Foundation

Contribute through the UL Lafayette Foundation's Catholic Student Ministry Annual Fund.  

Contact the Office of Advancement for details.

Estate & Planned Gifts

Please prayerfully consider remembering Our Lady of Wisdom in your will. Learn more about testamentary gifts here. The proper language for your Attorney is:

Our Lady of Wisdom Church 

& Catholic Student Center

501 E. St. Mary Boulevard

Lafayette, LA 70503


Transfer appreciated stock, bonds, or mutual funds to Our Lady of Wisdom Church.  Securities will be sold and the proceeds used for our programs. You benefit from an immediate income tax deduction on the fair market value and avoid capital gains tax.  


The Ragin' Cajun Catholics have a designated fund at the Community Foundation of Acadiana!

CFA members can easily make a fund to fund transfer or mail a gift to:

CFA Attn: Ragin' Cajun Catholics Designated Fund 

1035 Camellia Blvd., Suite 100, Lafayette, LA 70508