• Sample Resolution for the Charge Conference to adopt creating an Endowment Committee and formally transferring those responsibilities from the Trustees to the committee.
  • Sample Endowment Program Charter that describes how the Endowment Committee will handle and administer the funds, including tracking donor designations and restrictions, adopting prudent investment and spending policies, and interfacing with the other boards and committees of the church.
  • Sample Spending Policy which allows permanent endowments to grow AND sustain more predictable annual distributions for ministry.