The mission of this ad-hoc committee of the Finance Committee is to work in partnerships and consultation with parish leaders to promote, guide and facilitate the planning and implementation of a parish-wide development program that encourages responsible financial stewardship in support of existing and new ministry initiatives. Contact Jenni Harris for more information or to get involved.
The Development Committee is responsible for and/or organizes the following activities in support of its mission:
Annual stewardship renewal with collaboration of the Stewardship Team
Fr. Spalding Society Annual Event
Safety First Campaign
Parish support and operations
They also strive to increase awareness of Sacrificial Giving (your parish support) in partnership with the Finance Committee, to ensure that parish support meets the needs of parish operations each year.
They have drafted and implemented the following:
Gift Acceptance Policy
Fund Raising Policy/Guideline
Tithing Guidelines for the parish