KTRS, St. Louis - Archdiocese of St. Louis is sending out a warning: someone is fraudulently using their name in an attempt to steal personal information.
A press release says someone reported being called by a representative of the archdiocese to collect donations for Typhoon Haiyan relief. The caller requested the victim's credit card information during the call. Archdiocese officials say they are not asking for donations over the phone.
They are accepting donations during special collections at Mass.
Donations can also be mailed to the following address:
Archdiocesan Finance Office
Attention: Catholic Relief Services—Typhoon Haiyan Disaster Relief
20 Archbishop May Drive
St. Louis, MO 63119