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This list includes every page or product from UUA.org, UU World magazine, or inSpirit books & gifts that is tagged with Finance for Congregations or its children.

  • It can be hard to maintain a level of staffing that meets your needs, fits your budget, and reflects your values. We offer resources and guidance.

    Utility | By Jan Gartner | May 30, 2024 | From LeaderLab
    Tagged as: Budgeting for Congregations
  • The UUA is gathering of congregations, held together by a covenant. That covenant calls on us to support each other in times of need and to provide assistance when requested. It also calls on us to hold each other accountable.The Disaster Relief Fund is one way that we honor that covenant by...

    April 1, 2024 | From Better Together
    Tagged as: Fundraising for Congregations, Giving & Generosity
  • A 120 member congregation sets and meets a goal of a 20% pledge increase to bring their staff up to UUA compensation guidelines.

    Congregational Story | By Cedar Valley Unitarian Universalists, Cedar Falls, IA | March 15, 2024 | From LeaderLab
    Tagged as: Benefits & Compensation for Congregations, Stewardship for Congregations
  • Investing in real estate is a big decision involving strategic planning and fundraising for the project as well as increased operating costs.

    February 12, 2024 | From LeaderLab
    Tagged as: Capital Campaigns for Congregations
  • Worker classification is an important legal matter. Learn to determine which of your workers must be treated as employees versus who might be an independent contractor. Know the requirements of the Fair Labor Standards Act and whether each of your employees is nonexempt or exempt.

    Leader Resource | March 7, 2024 | From LeaderLab
    Tagged as: Benefits & Compensation for Congregations, Staffing & Supervision
  • Sabbaticals provide a much-needed time for renewal and reconnection with yourself and your reasons for doing the work you do. All of us deserve to have a chance to return to our whole selves from time to time.

    By Megan Foley | December 19, 2023 | From LeaderLab
    Tagged as: Benefits & Compensation for Congregations
  • Property insurance challenges are becoming more common, from rate increases to policy terminations. While we can't make these problems go away, we can offer some suggestions.

    Book | By Safe Congregations Team, UUA Office of Church Staff Finances, Ministries and Faith Development | December 15, 2023 | From LeaderLab
    Tagged as: Facilities Management, Records & Security, Finance for Congregations
  • Do you know about the Central East Region's Chalice Lighter Program?The CER Chalice Lighter Grant Program uses the spark of small, regular contributions from individual UU’s to ignite the growth of our UU faith, both in numbers and in justice, compassion, and spirituality. These contributions are...

    By Central East Region of the UUA | November 27, 2023 | From Better Together
    Tagged as: Fundraising for Congregations
  • Gift card — also known as "scrip" — fundraising is another opportunity for people to stay within their budgets while still helping the congregation's bottom line.

    By Renee Ruchotzke | November 10, 2023 | From LeaderLab
    Tagged as: Fundraising for Congregations
  • For congregations that own a parsonage, consider the possibilities as well as implications for structuring a ministerial agreement.

    Leader Resource | By Sean Griffin, Jan Gartner | August 29, 2023 | From LeaderLab
    Tagged as: Benefits & Compensation for Congregations, Support for Ministers