Stewardship Team Member
Description: The Stewardship Team is charged with devising and implementing a stewardship campaign for the purpose of securing financial pledges from our members to support the work of the congregation. In addition, the team takes seriously the work of stewardship as a spiritual practice and discipline by giving members the opportunity to become an integral part of the congregation’s mission through meaningful financial involvement.
Time Commitment: 3-year term; average 3-4 hours per month
Member Attributes: Demonstrated commitment to UUCC Stewardship Program and inclination to verbalize this commitment; collegiality and ability to work in a group setting; creative thinker.
- Attend monthly meetings; bring creative ideas
- Share at least one testimonial per year about why you pledge generously
- Support canvassing efforts through participation in canvassing events and either canvassing members or thanking members who pledged
- Several times per year, talk with pledging members at the monthly Stewardship table in Freeman Hall
Description: Stewardship Canvassers reach out to UUCC Pledging Members on a monthly basis, sharing why they generously support the Stewardship Program and encourage others to do the same. Face-to-face meetings are encouraged, though not always possible. Generous financial support gives life to the UUCC and its life-changing programming and all members are encouraged to give 5% of their annual income.
Time Commitment: varies
Canvasser Attributes: Demonstrated commitment to UUCC Stewardship Program and inclination to verbalize this commitment; social and a good conversationalist; ability to follow-up.
- Contact 1-2 members per month, as requested by staff
- Contact may happen by email, phone, video, in person, etc.
- Thank member, share why you pledge generously, encourage member to also pledge generously
- Follow-up with members as needed
- Attend canvasser training. Social events will be optional
If you are interested in any of these roles, please contact Kelly Greene, firstname.lastname@example.org.