Welcome to The Collaborator 

GCFA's ministry is to support you in your ministry. Through this newsletter, it is our goal to provide financial and administrative resources to support the work you do. Our work together, our collaboration, will help us all in our goal to make disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world. 

 

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Apportioned Funds Spotlight: General Administration Fund | Monday, April 5, 2021

During 2021 UMC Support is detailing each of the 7 apportioned funds, so that General Conference delegates and members of The United Methodist Church like you have a deep understanding of the fund and what each one does. This month we are highlighting the General Administration Fund. This spotlight reminds us that the General Administration Fund provides our Church the ability to function at every level, and creates a system of administration oversight and financial accountability.

8 Things to Look for in an Online Registration Platform | Monday, April 5, 2021

Your audience is more prepared than ever for online event registration. Our certified meeting planner, Melanie Smith, CMP, has some helpful tips for you as you consider online event registration platforms.

Apportioned Funds Spotlight: Episcopal Fund | Wednesday, March 3, 2021

Throughout 2021, UMC Support will be detailing each of the 7 apportioned funds, so that General Conference delegates and members of The United Methodist Church like you have a deep understanding of the fund and what each one does. This month we are highlighting the Episcopal Fund. This spotlight reminds us The United Methodist Church is connectional. The connectional nature of the church commits us to support its leadership and ministries of the Church.

Benefits of Conducting an HR Assessment for Your Ministry | Tuesday, March 2, 2021

Improving the basic functions of your ministry will help you improve the effectiveness of your work. Performing a Human Resources assessment will help your ministry identify areas of improvement and growth.

Apportioned Funds Spotlight: Black College Fund | Tuesday, February 2, 2021

In 2021, each month prior to the opening of the postponed General Conference, UMC Support will be detailing each of the 7 apportioned funds, so that General Conference delegates and members of The United Methodist Church like you have a deep understanding of the fund and what each one does. This month we are highlighting the Black College Fund. This timely spotlight is a reminder of United Methodists’ commitment to equality. The Black College Fund supports the 11 historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) related to the Church.