Finance

This web conference is designed to address how and why the stewardship efforts of so many congregations produce lackluster results. It will specifically examine the role of messaging and how tone and content can impact annual…
Research on nonprofit fundraising suggests that as donor age decreases, the prevalence of the following donor questions increases: (1) Can I give online? and (2) How is my money making a difference?
The way your parish spends money is directly linked to mission and ministry and a key indication of your congregation’s identity.
We hear it all the time: You need to be doing year round stewardship! But how do we engage the topic of money in a way that is fun, engaging and deeply spiritual?
Building on how Jesus challenged us to consider proper use of our resources, this webinar will offer a broad overview of the most important aspects of parish finance and will share how your parish can improve in this vital as…
Planned gifts made to your school could be transformational in securing funds for scholarships, building endowments and new facilities, and empowering your future.
How much money is “enough” for a planned gift?
This webinar addresses how leaders can build trust to encourage planned gifts among donors and about the pitfalls that can be caused by a lack of trust.
This webinar will provide a concrete, yet adaptable, "how to" for successful annual fundraising.
Why have Donor-advised Funds (DAF) become the fastest growing giving tool in the country?
How should you position your endowment/investment fund portfolio for 2017 with the advent of a new administration in Washington?
How do messages from our families of origin, our culture, and our religious traditions shape our ideas about money?
How are your leaders cultivating grants from Donor-advised Funds (DAF) created by your parishioners and other constituents? Since DAFs have become the fastest growing giving tool in the country, are you correctly recognizing …
Undertaking a capital campaign can seem daunting, but it need not be.
This workshop reviews basic principles and best practices for endowment management.
This webinar will be based on the Flourishing In Faith series of bulletin inserts produced by The Episcopal Network for Stewardship. (TENS)
This workshop provides an overview for your parish on how to set up a year-round stewardship program focusing on clear theological grounding and practical tools to implement your efforts.
This webinar will provide a step-by-step understanding of the methodology that has led hundreds of Episcopal parishes to success using a flexible three phase process: Discernment, Feasibility Study, and the Gifting Phase.
How congregations spend their money is a clear indication of their understanding of mission and ministry. For any parish leader, lay or clergy, a quick look at the financial situation can help one discern a key piece of the c…
This webinar on opportunities of chariatble remainder trusts features a conversation's with ECF's new legal counsel, Nancy Marx, and David Leibell, ECF's prior attorney in planned giving work.