The purpose of the Finance Committee is to oversee and ensure the prudent management and effective use of financial assets to promote the Fellowship's mission.

Areas of Responsibility:

  • Budget development - annual operating, three-year, maintenance and capital budgets
  • Monthly financial reports
  • Pledge monitoring
  • Cash flow projections
  • Plate collections and deposits
  • Special gifts - "Wish List"
  • Coordination with Stewardship Committee
  • Fundraising Sub-Committee
  • Educating leadership and congregation on financial matters
  • Financial procedures - security
  • Financial audit - bi-annual
  • Accounting policies & procedures
  • Banking and investment relationships
  • Insurance
  • Mortgages and loans

Meeting Schedule:

The Finance Committee meets in the Library at 6:30 on the second Wednesday of every month.

Volunteer Skills Needed:

  • Familiarity with any of the listed areas of responsibility above
  • Ability to read standard financial reports or willingness to learn
  • General understanding of Fellowship programs and activities
  • Collaborative and creative work style
  • Willing to speak up and willing to listen