Golden Cross Grants
Golden Cross Grants are for non-elective medical expenses for individuals upon recommendation of North Georgia UMC clergy. Send completed applications to Emily Bagwell, 4400 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd NE, Atlanta, Ga 30342 or email@example.com
The Butler Fund is designed to support and encourage North Georgia Conference Mission endeavors. The Butler Fund is administered by the Outreach Team of the North Georgia Conference Connectional Ministries. Grants are awarded upon recommendation of the Outreach Team with the approval of the Connectional Ministries Executive Team. Currently, funds are very limited.The following are documents associated with the Butler Fund:
The Renfro Trust Grant was established in the 1950s from the estate of Judge William E. Renfro and his wife "to be used for the purpose of establishing and supporting United Methodist churches in rural areas of the United States within the Southeastern Jurisdiction of the United Methodist Church.
"The Renfro Trust Fund awards annual bricks-and-mortar grants to small rural United Methodist congregations in the Southeastern Jurisdiction. Renfro Trust Funds are again available for award, beginning in 2015. The deadline for application is September 1 of the year in which the application is made."
The North Georgia Conference Housing and Homeless Council grants funds to churches and non-profit agencies that provide shelters, soup kitchens, transitional housing, clothing closets, and other services to very poor and homeless persons. Grants are funded from an annual homeless offering in United Methodist Churches and some from other donations. Find the grant application on the Housing and Homeless Council website.
Do you offer funds to North Georgia United Methodist Churches? Email firstname.lastname@example.org to let us know.