The Finance Council provides the Pastor and Pastoral Council with counsel, advice, and oversight concerning the Parish’s financial management, condition, and related matters.
We are committed to ethically aiding the pastor in the administration of parish finances in accordance to established norms.
What We Do:
The Finance Council reviews and approves the Parish’s annual budget; monthly financial statements; major expenditure requests as defined in internal procedures; and written financial internal controls and procedures for the temporal needs of the Parish.
Time & Training Required:
Attendance at monthly council meetings typically lasting 2 hours on average.
Most meetings are scheduled for the third Saturday of the month starting at 10 am and finish around noon.
✔ As with all organizations, all member must complete the archdiocesan Safe Environment Training for Adults.
Complete the archdiocesan Safe Environment Training for Adults.
Those who have practical business experience related to budgeting, ability to be a good listener with a collaborative nature, and attention to detail. Legal or human resources experience is a plus. The Pastor appoints council members.