Work with the Pastor and Parish Administrator to assure the direction and financial well being of the parish. Selects three parishioners to assist with the various duties of the committee:

  • Establish annual financial budget for the parish with regard to revenue and expenses.
  • Monitor revenue and expenses on a monthly basis to ensure the financial results necessary to sustain healthy growth and independence.
  • Establish a five year plan outlining the growth of the parish and related finances.
  • Review quarterly financial statement and report to the parish the results on a bi-annual basis.
  • Audit and approve year end financial statement sent to the Diocese of Hamilton and all parishioners.
  • Approve all expenses of the parish, renovations, as well as capital expenditures.
  • Approve all expenses related to human resources of the parish.
  • Educate parishioners on the financial needs of the parish through written communication, graphical charts, and discussion from the pulpit at selected times of the year.
  • In conjunction with theĀ Events Committee, assure that money is raised for building fund projects, repairs, and renovations that are in line with the needs of the parish.
  • Review and develop specific plans to increase individual parishioner financial participation in the future viability of the parish.
  • Develop a long term strategy to implement a growing building fund aimed at future development of church buildings.
  • Liaise with the Diocese of Hamilton on all matters pertaining to the financial needs of the parish, as well as the buildings operated by the parish.
  • Assist parish council in all matters pertaining to finance and budgeting.