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Department of Finance

Department of Finance

In accordance with the early Christian community, the Department of Finance strives to safeguard the assets of the Diocese of Trenton in a responsible manner to benefit the common good of all the people of the Diocese

Our Services

In order to accomplish our mission, we provide numerous services in the areas of collection & distribution of financial resources; preparation of operating budgets & financial statements (certified with unqualified opinion by external public accounting firm); compliance of all required state and federal filings related to Diocesan finances; banking assistance to parishes/schools; financial auditing of parishes, schools and other entities of the Diocese (internal controls provided); assistance in transition to accounting software upgrades; financial analysis in the planning of future expansion/consolidation of Church operations and, the wise and prudent investment of diocesan and parish assets (guidelines provided).

the director of the Department of Finance serves as staff to and works in collaboration with the Diocesan Finance Council, serves as a member of the Diocesan Budget Committee, serves as a member of the Diocesan Building Commission; serves as a member of the Diocesan Investment Committee; and assists/supports the Chief Administrative Officer in all areas of the Diocese business, including analysis and recommendations pertaining to major financial decisions facing the Diocese.

The Catholic Diocese of Trenton, 701 Lawrenceville Road, Trenton, NJ 08648