Congregational Recognition

Honoring Generosity

Congregations giving to the Annual Program Fund (APF) are recognized and affirmed by a variety of methods, including at distinction at General Assembly; and in the Annual Report on Giving.

Recognition categories:

  • Leadership Congregations—the fifty highest contributing Honor Congregations each fiscal year.
  • 25 year+ Honor Congregations—those contributing the full requested contribution for twenty five or more consecutive years
  • 10 year+ Honor Congregations—those contributing the full requested contribution for ten or more consecutive years but less than 25.
  • Honor Congregations—those contributing their full requested contribution of the end of the fiscal year. Honor is used synonymously with the moniker "Fair Share Congregation".
  • Merit Congregations—Is awarded to those congregations who increase their contributions to the APF by .5% of their operating expenditures over the prior year.

Honor Congregations by Region

FY2022: July 1, 2021 - June 30, 2022

FY2023: July 1, 2022- June 30, 2023 (Honor as of 08/11/2022)