THE GENERAL COUNCIL ON FINANCE AND ADMINISTRATION

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Ministry Copyright Licenses Consulting

Is your ministry using music or videos during your worship? Your ministry may be at risk of legal and financial penalties if you don’t have the proper copyright licenses. The experienced staff at UMC Support can help protect your ministry from committing copyright infringement through our Copyright License Consultation Service.

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REEF Technology

Have unused land on your church property? REEF has partnered with the General Council on Finance and Administration (GCFA) to turn it into something meaningful and profitable. REEF transforms open urban spaces into multi-purpose places by adding new, revenue-generating applications to unused real estate. Each application creates jobs and brings new goods, services, and experiences to the neighborhood, enriching the community and driving property value. Examples of our applications include: Micro-healthcare clinics that make care more accessible; Delivery kitchens that feed the community and help restaurants expand; and Micro-fulfillment centers that promote greener delivery methods.

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Get Your Federal Tax Exemption Letter Before It is Too Late!

Did you know that, as a United Methodist ministry, it is easy to get a letter for your donors proving your tax-exempt status – without applying to the Internal Revenue Service? The General Council on Finance and Administration (GCFA), the executive body of the United Methodist Church established by the General Conference and sister agency to GBHEM, United Methodist Women, and others, has received a “group ruling” designation from the IRS.