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Useful Links

COVID-19 – Financial Sustainability during Coronavirus


Managing Parish Finances

Parish Accounts – Copies of the annual report and accounts are to be sent to the secretary of the diocesan board of finance for retention following their approval. They can be emailed to or posted to Cuthbert House, Stonebridge, Durham, DH1 3RY.  Templates for preparing parish accounts are available below.

Treasurer Forum - In association with ACAT we have hosted a series of training sessions to support those who use their gifts of administration to turn God-given vision into reality. Please get in touch if you would find a particular subject helpful. 

Giving and Generosity

Legacy Gifts, Grants and Digital Giving Work shop - The National Legacy & Funding Officer, Eleanor Stead, recently gave a presentation to parishes in the Diocese about encouraging legacy giving, applying for grants and digital giving. Copies of the presentation are available below:

Who can I contact for help and guidance?