Finance Office

Finance Office
1925 Delaware Avenue

P.O. Box 2030
Wilmington, DE 19899-2030

The Finance office assists the Bishop, his staff, and others responsible for the temporalities of the Diocese to fulfill the Diocesan Mission. Responsibilities include accounting, auditing, investment management, financial analysis, budgetary management, and oversight of parishes and subsidiary corporations. The office provides accounting services for Diocesan departments and most Diocesan corporations.

Chief Financial Officer:
Joseph P. Corsini
Phone: (302) 573-3105 Fax: (302) 573-6869
E-mail address: [email protected]

Internal Auditor:
Michael Baker
Phone: (302) 573-3105 Fax: (302) 573-6869 E-mail address: [email protected]

In the interest in financial transparency, the Diocese of Wilmington Finance Office is pleased to make our Audited Financial Statement available to all interested members of the public.

Audited Financial Statement FYE June 30, 2019 & 2018

Audited Financial Statement FYE June 30, 2018 & 2017

Audited Financial Statement FYE June 30, 2017 & 2016

Audited Financial Statement FYE June 30, 2016 & 2015

Audited Financial Statement FYE June 30, 2014 & 2013

As a service to our parishes and parishioners, here is the Diocese of Wilmington Parish Accounting Manual. This manual provides accounting and financial policies, guidelines, and procedures for the total parish operation, including schools, religious education, and other organizations that are an integral part of the parish. Click on the links below to view the documents:

Section 1 – Introduction

Section 2 – Charts of Accounts Summary

Section 3.1 – Definitions of Accounts

Section 3.2 – Definitions of Accounts

Section 4 – Annual Parish Financial Report

Section 5 – Annual Parish Budget

Section 6 – Finance Council Guidelines

Section 7 – Financial Policies and Procedures

Section 8 – Financial Review Checklist

Section 9 – Business Manager and Bookkeeper

Section 10.1 – Retention Schedule

Section 10.2 – Employee vs. Independent Contractor

FY 2020 Annual Parish Financial Report for the Fiscal Year Ending June 30, 2020

FY 2021 Annual Parish Budget for the Fiscal year ending June 30, 2021

General Services Office

The General Services Office handles all internal mail delivery, and is responsible for maintaining the Diocesan office buildings.

Michael Saggione
Phone: (302) 573-3115
Fax: (302) 254-4488
E-mail address: [email protected]