Catholic & Proud Doing God’s Work
We are proud of the societal and economic impact that Catholic institutions bring to communities throughout the five counties of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia. Catholic institutions provide services and care to the elderly, homeless, immigrants, families, at-risk youth, and the sick and injured. Catholic schools also educate thousands of students every day. Below you will find the many institutions, organizations, schools and programs that bring help, healing, and hope to the people of our community.
We educate more than 100,000 students.
We employ more than 30,000 people.
We serve nearly 10,000,000 nutritious meals to the homeless and hungry each year.
We provide healthcare to more than 227,000 men, women and children.
Holy Redeemer Hospital & Medical Center Mercy Hospital of Philadelphia Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital Mercy Suburban Hospital Nazareth Hospital Saint Mary Medical Center
Cabrini College Chestnut Hill College Gwynedd-Mercy College Holy Family University Immaculata University LaSalle University Manor College Neumann University Rosemont College Saint Joseph’s University Villanova University
157 Parish Elementary Schools
Catholic Nursing Homes D’Youville Manor Holy Family Home for the Aged Immaculate Mary Home The Lafayette Redeemer Little Flower Manor Redeemer Center Sacred Heart Home for Incurable Cancer Saint Francis Country House Saint Ignatius Nursing Home Saint Joseph Manor Saint Joseph Villa Saint Martha Manor Saint Mary Manor Saint Monica Manor Saint John Neumann Nursing Home Villa Saint Martha
(approximately 50,000 students)
17 Archdiocesan High Schools (approximately 15,200 students)
4 Special Education Schools (approximately 200 students)
Total students educated: approximately 65,400
Catholic Private Schools Elementary Schools
St. Aloysius Academy Ancillae-Assumpta Academy Armenian Sisters Academy Country Day School of the Sacred Heart Drexel Neumann Academy Gesu School Grey Nun Academy Gwynedd Mercy Academy Holy Child Academy IHM Educational Center LaSalle Academy Nazareth Academy Grade School Norwood-Fontbonne Academy Regina Angelorum Academy Regina Coeli Academy Rosemont School of the Holy Child St. Josephat Ukranian School Villa Maria Academy Waldron Mercy Academy
Academy of Notre Dame De Namur St. Basil Academy Country Day School of the Sacred Heart Devon Preparatory School Gwynedd Mercy Academy High School Holy Ghost Preparatory School La Salle College High School Malvern Preparatory School for Boys Mercy Vocational High School Merion Mercy Academy Mount Saint Joseph Academy Nazareth Academy High School St. Joseph’s Preparatory School Villa Joseph Marie High School Villa Maria Academy High School
Catholic Social Services
Nutritional Development Services of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia
General Statistics for 2010: • 2,809 clients in residential care — Around the clock care provided for those most vulnerable and at-risk including homeless, delinquent youth, dependent youth, foster care, and developmentally delayed • 26,555 individuals assisted through casework management or referral • 149,983 meals served at homeless shelters and senior centers • 4,055 children supported in academic day programs • 21,755 parents received aid with baby items from family service centers • 6,536 households received utility, mortgage, or rent support • 5,193 volunteers contributed 85,595 hours of service
NDS assists 26 parishes, 207 schools, 260 religious education programs, and various community organizations throughout the five counties of the Philadelphia area who want to help us in our mission of feeding the hungry. • School