The seven spokes/points of the circle are: Education; Family; Leadership; Legislation; Quality of Life; Spirituality and Youth/JCDA.
The seven points selected indicate the needs of the Church and community best served by the Catholic Daughters.
The State chooses a State Project every two years at the Biennial State Conventions.
Catholic Daughters of the Americas supports five special National Charitable Projects: Habitat for Humanity; Holy Cross; Laboure Society; SOAR! and National Center on Sexual Exploitation.
Ten National Charities are endorsed and supported by the Catholic Daughters of the Americas. They are: Apostleship of the Sea; Catholic Relief Services; Covenant House; Mother Teresa; North American College; Misericordia; Project Handclasp; Smile Train; The Disaster Relief Fund and Tutwiler Clinic.