Monday, February 04, 2013
COMMITTEE FOR FINANCIAL AFFAIRS
Summary Report – June 2011-August 2012
Committee: Archbishop Antony (Chairman), Bishop Matthias; Consultants: Fr John Troy Mashburn, Fr Aaron Warwick, Fr Mark Arey, George “Gus” Caras, Geofrey Greenleaf, Eric Namee, Bert Moyar, George Matthews; Facilitator / Secretariat Liaison: Protodeacon Peter Danilchick
Objective of the Committee
The Committee for Financial Affairs is i) to determine the means whereby the Assembly of Bishops and its activities will be financed; ii) to oversee fundraising and development; iii) to create a budget for the Assembly; iv) to catalogue and compare the financial practices of the various jurisdiction, agencies, and organizations attached to the Assembly; v) to study and develop standards related to financial operations and practices of the Assembly, jurisdictions, organizations, departments and other entities associated with them.
Activities and Status of Work Since May 2011 Assembly Meeting
Meetings: The Committee met with the consultants in person in November 2011 and thereafter almost every month by teleconference (total of six times).
Subcommittees: Work was carried out continuously during the year by five separate subcommittees, which also involved other volunteers with significant experience and expertise, for whose contributions we are very grateful:
Action Items for the September 2012 Assembly
Archbishop Antony, Chairman
Committee for Financial Affairs