Following best practices in the areas of administration and finance is a key step parishes must take in order to ensure their long-term health and viability. Here parish leaders can find practical information about Human Resources, Parish Financial Practices, Parish Giving to the Diocese, Annual Giving Campaigns, and Leadership Listservs.
Annual Giving Campaign Toolkit
Each year the Financial Resources Committee creates a practical toolkit to assist parishes in carrying out successful annual giving campaigns.
Employment, Benefits, and Human Resources
Parish Financial Practices
This section provides information related to being good stewards of God’s gifts, including details about parish giving to the diocese, audits that parishes must file each year, and information on investing assets.
Parish Giving to the Diocese
This section provides information about parish giving to the diocese.
The diocese hosts a number of role-specific listservs to aid peer-to-peer communication and support.
The Diocese’s School for Christian Faith and Leadership offers a number of courses to help with business best practices.