Local Church Planned Giving Manual

Financial Development Ministry of the Office of General Ministries of the United Church of Christ.


This practical UCC resource helps congregationas develop and manage a planned giving ministry.


table, guidelines for forming a committee, 3-year timetable of activities and tasks

Recommended Audience

Clergy and lay leaders



Practical Applications

  • Determine if a planned giving ministry is right for your congregation by reading and sharing with your leadership team.
  • Consider different planned giving tools by reviewing the advantages of each.

About the Contributor

Wendy McCormick

Wendy McCormick is the Center for Congregations’ southwest Indiana director. She has an interest in congregational fundraising and stewardship, including planned giving.

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