Benevolence Committee

Duties:

  1. Develop, recommend and oversee policies and procedures which establish the type, amount, and frequency of assistance to individuals or families who request assistance.
  2. Locate church members and community persons who can provide appropriate assistance.
  3. Work with other groups in the church which provide benevolent actions and make recommendations of these ministries.
  4. Survey and determine available community agencies and their resources.
  5. Make recommendation to Budget (Finance) Committee for monies needed for ministering to people and coordinate special funding provisions for benevolent ministries.
  6. Investigate and administer benevolence resources as needed.
  7. Make reports to the church according to policy.
  8. Inform and involve the church members to support benevolent ministry.