Archdiocese of Chicago

Office for Religious
Department of Personnel Services

CAVA Online Membership Registration 2017-2018

CAVA Member – An individual or group of individuals committed to vocation ministry who actively serve to foster a culture of vocation within the Archdiocese of Chicago.

Member benefits:

  • Reception of all CAVA mailings, e-mails, newsletters and announcements
  • Invitation to participate in and plan collaborative vocation events
  • Discounted fees for CAVA-sponsored professional and spiritual development opportunities
  • FREE posting of your vocation events on the CAVA website
  • Personal connection and networking with others involved in vocation ministry
  • Access to CAVA’s “Partners in Ministry”
  • Invitation to social gatherings and specially determined events of CAVA

New members, please fill out the form below and click the submit button at the bottom of the form to submit your membership registration. You can also follow the link below for a mail-in copy of the registration form.

Renewing members, please click here to register using your email address to identify you as a renewing member.

You will receive an invoice by email within 1 to 10 days. You have the option of paying by credit card or check.

Make check payable to CAVA. Mail to:Office for Religious/CAVA, 835 N Rush St., Chicago, IL, 60611-2030

If you would rather fill in a printed form to send with your check, Click here for a Mail-in Membership Form.

Membership Level:

2017-2018 Fees - $100 Individual Membership or, $200 Group Rate covering 2 to 5 members in your organization. Your membership is important to us. If the fee structure is prohibitive, we encourage you to select an appropriate scholarship option below and continue with your registration, or call 312-534-5240.

PART 1 - Membership Type

Scholarship Level: None

None = $100.00
25% = $75.00  
50% = $50.00  
75% = $25.00
100% = $0.00
– (IMPORTANT: Each member belonging to a group needs to register individually but one person is designated as the primary member to whom the invoice is sent).
Name of Organization:
Name of Vocation Director or primary member in your group (to whom the invoice is sent):
For Group membership, please provide name(s) of people in your group (up to four people).   


Scholarship Level: None

None = $200.00
25% = $150.00
50% = $100.00
75% = $50.00
Other = Please indicate
Would you like to give an additional donation amount? Your financial contribution goes towards our member scholarship program and overall CAVA operations. Indicate here:

PART 2 - Billing Information:

First Name:
Last Name:
Address Line 1:
Address Line 2:
Zip Code:
Email Address:
Confirm Email Address:

Contact Information:

First Name:
Last Name:
Form of Consecration:
Congregation Type:
Please indicate other type:
Congregation Name:
Congregation Initials:
Work Phone Number: - - Ext.
Cell Phone Number: - -
Home Phone Number: - - Ext.
Indicate preferred contact number:
Fax: - - Ext.
Address Line 1:
Address Line 2:
Zip Code:
Email Address:
Confirm Email Address:


For the Vocation Director/Primary Member only. Other group members, skip to PART 4

Please indicate what information you wish to be included on the website directory for CAVA Member congregations and organizations. This information will be accessible by the public from our website’s homepage.

Congregation/Organization Name:
Vocation Director or Primary Member:
Additional Names on your group you wish to be included on the directory:
Mailing Address or Organization’s official address:
Website (you may use the URL of your vocation webpage instead of your organization’s main website:
Phone Number (only if you wish it to be available to the public):

Please email your organization’s logo, jpg or jpeg format. Also, please email your photo and photos of your group members – headshot and “in action” photos that can be used on the directory, the website or other CAVA communications.

PART 4 - Committee Participation:

Committee sign up requires participation in committee meetings onsite or by phone for vocation event planning and updates.

Please check below with which events you can help:

PART 5 - Chicago Archdiocesan Office for Protection of Children and Youth compliance:

CAVA Members who participate in the collaborative vocation events are considered Volunteers in the Archdiocese of Chicago and are expected to be in compliance with the requirements for Volunteers as outlined by the Office of Protection of Children and Youth. Details of how to complete this requirement will be shared with members upon registration. Click this link for instructions: or contact

I am presently in compliance with the Chicago Archdiocesan Office for Protection of Children and Youth - Year of registration:

Please click the Submit Button below to complete the process.