Our donors and the beneficiaries of their generosity have stories to share.

Read their stories below:


Frank Lukash

I was asked to provide insight into why I am a proponent of Charitable Gift Annuities (CGAs) and specifically why I have multiple ones with Saint Lawrence Seminary (SLS).  So, here it is.

Gil Pielin

Gil Pielin is a retired high school teacher having taught for 17 years in the Catholic high schools in the Diocese of Pittsburgh and another 24 years at Senior High School of North Allegheny School District.

Mark Goeden

Mark Goeden graduated from Saint Lawrence Seminary (SLS) in 1979.  Now 41 years later, he is married, has 2 daughters and 3 grandchildren with another “on the way”.

Tom and Marilyn Blackburn

Can you think of anything more special than a friendship lasting almost 30 years?  Saint Lawrence Seminary and Tom and Marilyn Blackburn are celebrating an anniversary!