Please ensure that the steps outlined in the Ministry Endorsement documents have been completed before initiating the grant application process. For more information, visit presbyterian.ca/grants or contact Canadian Ministries. Application deadline: October 1
Congregation codes are available in the Acts & Proceedings or from the Presbytery Clerk.
This information is available in the spring projection letter received by ministries and Presbytery Clerks.
Please note: "Renewing Ministry" refers to the category of the ministry, not the renewal of an application.
All grant recipients must comply fully with the Denomination and required standards of the Canada Revenue Agency. If the ministry does not have a valid CRA number, but is in the process of applying, please enter @@@.
It is the policy of The Presbyterian Church in Canada that participation in the pension and benefits program of the denomination is compulsory for ordained ministers and members of the Order of Diaconal Ministries.
Grants to ministries are made possible because of generous donations to Presbyterians Sharing. Please indicate the year in which the ministry anticipates that the final grant will be received.
Contributions to Presbyterians Sharing:
The following documents are required in order for the application to be considered complete and reviewed. Please ensure they are accessible before proceeding to the next page. The following page cannot be saved unless all documents are uploaded.
Stories of Mission highlight ministries and share the work of Presbyterians Sharing with the wider church (no more than 600 words).
Ministries are required to submit a minimum of five photos that represent how your ministry is serving in your community and transforming lives (along with photo release)
Financial documents: Complete financial statement for last full calendar year, financial statement to date, budget for the forthcoming year.
For ministries applying for the first year of the grant: Kindly upload the following two documents
All ministries of The Presbyterian Church in Canada are required to submit an annual Leading with Care report to presbytery. Please attach the annual submission.
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At this time, please print your application, along with the attachments, for submission and review by the presbytery.
If the application is endorsed by the presbytery, please return to this form and attach both the police record check letter and the extract of minutes, received from the clerk. Other changes to the application can also be made at this time.
When the application is complete, press "Submit." Once the "Submit" button has been clicked, you are no longer able to access the form to make changes.
Please contact Canadian Ministries if you have questions.
Ministries are required to submit confirmation indicating that the incumbent(s) has a current police record check on file with the presbytery.
Please attach the extract of minute, provided by the clerk, indicating the proposal and documents attached have been reviewed and endorsed by the court.
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