It is desirable that the participation of the faithful be expressed by an offering, whether of bread and wine for the celebration of the Eucharist or of other gifts to relieve the needs of the Church and of the poor.
— GIRM 140

Dates Amount
August 5, 2012 $349
August 12, 2012 $334
August 19, 2012 $285
August 26, 2012 $350

Total for the month of August: $1,318.00