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Friday, December 2, 2016
Contact: Terry Poplava Executive Director of Marketing & Sales HUNTINGTON, IN - Our Sunday Visitor has enhanced the form... Read More

Our Sunday Visitor introduces Parish Apps

Tuesday, June 30, 2015
HUNTINGTON, IN - Catholic Parish Apps from Our Sunday Visitor are being introduced in conjunction with the acquisition of the assets of Catholic... Read More

New Online Giving App from OSV Offertory Solutions

Wednesday, May 6, 2015
HUNTINGTON, IN - Users of Our Sunday Visitor's leading Online Giving service now have an additional option for using the system from their mobile... Read More

Four national Catholic publications unite in joint appeal for end to death penalty

Thursday, March 5, 2015
HUNTINGTON, Indiana, March 5, 2015 -- Four Catholic publications today published online a joint editorial calling for an end to the death penalty... Read More

Updated Catholic content and new form builder enhance parishioner and staff experience

Wednesday, October 1, 2014
HUNTINGTON, IN - Our Sunday Visitor Offertory  Solutions is updating the Catholic content provided through its popular Faith In Action website... Read More

Our Sunday Visitor Announces New Online Giving Features

Monday, August 4, 2014
HUNTINGTON, IN - Our Sunday Visitor Offertory Solutions announces the addition of important new features to its popular Online Giving platform.... Read More

OSV Offertory Solutions Updates Website

Wednesday, July 30, 2014
HUNTINGTON, IN - Our Sunday Visitor (OSV) Offertory Solutions introduces improvements to which simplify access to information... Read More

OSV's Greg Erlandson named to committee focused on reforming Vatican Media

Wednesday, July 9, 2014
HUNTINGTON, Ind., July 9, 2014 — Greg Erlandson, president and publisher of the Our Sunday Visitor Publishing Division, has been appointed to... Read More

Supreme Court decision in Hobby Lobby case heralded as victory for opponents of HHS contraceptive mandate

Tuesday, July 1, 2014
HUNTINGTON, Indiana, July 1, 2014 – The Supreme Court decision affirming that Hobby Lobby and the family-operated manufacturer Conestoga Wood... Read More

Dr. Saundra Kennedy Joins Our Sunday Visitor Curriculum Team

Monday, June 9, 2014
HUNTINGTON, Indiana, June 9, 2014 – Saundra Kennedy Ed. D., a highly respected veteran of religious education and catechesis, has joined Our... Read More

Our Sunday Visitor Announces New Online Giving Features

Upgrade Offers Convenient Direct Donation, Ease of Use, Improved Reports

HUNTINGTON, IN - Our Sunday Visitor Offertory Solutions announces the addition of important new features to its popular Online Giving platform. These features include the Direct Donate function, a Pledge Calculator, an overall easier-to-use interface, and consolidated reports.

The Direct Donate function allows donors to quickly and easily contribute to the fund of their choice. “Users often want their contribution to be applied towards a specific fund or cause,” says Eileen Pecoraro, Electronic Products Manager. “The new Direct Donate function makes it quick and easy, especially for mobile users.” The Online Giving platform is mobile responsive and is easily viewable on smartphones, tablets, and laptop or desktop computers.

The new Pledge Calculator allows users to easily schedule pledges or fixed installment payments. This is particularly useful for campaigns such as private funding for school tuition and special Diocesan funds.

In addition, the new user interface gives registered users a more streamlined way to update or change a gift, update payment information, or modify their current giving.

Of particular interest to administrators will be the enhanced reporting options. Administrators will now be able to view consolidated reports, run new and active not-giving reports, and review reconciliation reports using condensed or expanded fields. According to June Beers, Business Manager at St. George Catholic Church in Newnan, Georgia, “What I like about the new version of the reconciliation reports is that they’re condensed and I can still open up the funds. It is also a great function for our Holy Day collections.”

With Online Giving, Our Sunday Visitor employs the latest and most current security standards for online transactions. Donors and administrators do not need to worry about lost checks, misplaced funds, or having users’ personal information compromised. The Online Giving platform does not require any special software – all that is needed is a reliable internet connection.

About Our Sunday Visitor Offertory Solutions

Our Sunday Visitor Offertory Solutions provides complete offertory programs, stewardship services and campaign and appeal fulfillment services for parishes, missions, dioceses and other Catholic organizations. Offerings combine the use of technology with envelope and communications programs to provide customers with the flexibility to adapt to the needs of their constituency. For more information, visit

Contact: Terry Poplava
Director of Marketing, Sales and Customer Service
Tel: 800-348-2886