PTCC News

Meetings of the Corporation

BOARD OF DIRECTOR'S MEETINGS:

These are usually held in January, April, June, September & November.

ANNUAL MEETING OF THE MEMBERS:

This is usually held in June, after the June Board meeting.

Grants:

Approvals of grant applications received from the Regions, the New Ministries Development & Leadership Fund and the former South West Presbytery Urban Forest Ministry Fund follow.

2020 – Total PTCC Grants: $982,730

SHINNING WATERS REGION PTCC GRANTS – Approvals by PTCC to January 29, 2020

Approvals of grant applications received from Shining Waters Region follow:

2020 – Former South West Presbytery ($591,195)

Community Ministries: ($278,510)

Davenport – Perth Community Ministry – $136,191

Jane – Finch Community Ministry – $142,319

OTHER: ($312,685)

Lansing United Church, Grant for Loan Interest Payment in 2019 to TUCC for Church Re-Development Project – $20,685

South West Presbytery Funding for a "New Innovative Ministry" Program for the United Church Congregations and Ministers to be Provided by Toronto United Church Council – $100,000

Cummer Avenue United Church – Drop-in Program – $15,000

Grace Place Outreach Ministry, Brampton – $20,000

Roncesvalles United Church – Outreach Programs – $23,000

Runnymede United Church – Open Table Community Meals Program at the Church – $5,000

Windermere United Church Grant for Stone Soup Network Pilot Project – $25,000

Stonegate Community Ecumenical Ministry – Outreach Programs – $8,000

The Journey Neighbourhood Centre, Funding for Expenses for "The Journey Centre" – $40,000

Wesley Mimico United Church – Outreach Programs – $5,000

Weston-King Neighbourhood Centre programming at Mount Dennis Site – $51,000

2020 – Former Toronto Southeast Presbytery ($371,535)

Knob Hill United Church Funding for an Enhanced Community Youth Basketball Ministry Program at the Church – $9,419

Eglinton-St. George's United Church Funding of a Three-Year Project for Staffing Costs for a Marketing and Communications Lead Person for "Project Flourish" – $105,000

Fairlawn Avenue United Church Funding for a Three-Year Project for Staffing, Research Costs and Marketing to Expand the Definition of "Congregation" at the Church – $83,320

Toronto Southeast Presbytery Funding for a "New Innovative Ministry" Program for the United Church Congregations and Ministers to be Provided by Toronto United Church Council – $60,000

Knox United Church, Agincourt – Funding for Seniors Programming – $13,796

Hope United Church – Funding for Continuation of the "Fresh Expressions" Ministry – $30,000

Alpha Korean United Church funding for North Korean Refugee Ministry – $9,000

AURA (Anglican United Refugee Alliance) – Funding for Core Administrative Expenses – $5,000

Bloor Street United Church grant for Refugee Outreach Programs – $10,000

Toronto Christian Resource Centre – Funding for Core Administrative Expenses for Programs & Services in Regent Park, Toronto – $10,000

Ecumenical Chaplaincy at U of T – Expenses for Chaplaincy at Scarborough Campus – $20,000

Massey Centre for Women – Funding for Prenatal Residential Program for Pregnant and Parenting Adolescents – $6,000

Toronto Urban Native Ministry (TUNM) – Funding for Staff Costs and Social Support Programs – $10,000

2020 – Former Living Waters Presbytery ($20,000)

Living Waters Presbytery Funding for a "New Innovative Ministry" Program for the United Church Congregations and Ministers to be Provided by Toronto United Church Council – $20,000

Western Ontario Waterways Region PTCC Grants – Approvals by PTCC to January 29, 2020

Approvals of grant applications received from Western Ontario Waterways Region follow.

2020 – Total Grants: $0

2019 – Total Grants: $1,611,705

Shining Waters Region PTCC Grants

2019 – Former South West Presbytery ($564,144)

COMMUNITY MINISTRIES: ($274,394)

Davenport – Perth Community Ministry – $134,093

Jane – Finch Community Ministry – $140,301

OTHER: ($289,755)

Wesley – Mimico United Church – $5,000

Stonegate Community Ecumenical Ministry – $8,000

Roncesvalles United Church, Outreach Programs – $23,000

Sparrow Lake Camp – Share Camp Subsidy – $25,000

Grace Place Outreach Ministry – $20,000

Cummer Avenue UC "Drop In" Program – $15,000

South West Presbytery Funding for Expenses of Filipino Christian Fellowship – $40,000

Lansing United Church, Grant for Loan Interest Payment in 2019 to TUCC for Church Re-Development Project – $4,375

St. John's United Church of Georgetown & Glen Williams Grant for Ev's Kitchen – $525

St. John's United Church of Georgetown & Glen Williams Grant for Lunch at Tuesday "Food for Life" outreach program – $1,170

Runnymede United Church Funding for a Meals Program at the Church – $5,000

Windermere United Church Grant for Stone Soup Network Pilot Project – $25,000

Weston King Neighbourhood Centre for a Satellite Site in the Mount Dennis Area – $57,000

North Bramalea United Church – Funding for "The Journey" – $40,000

Lansing United Church, Grant for Loan Interest Payment in 2019 to TUCC for Church Re-Development Project – $20,685

2019 – Former Toronto Southeast Presbytery ($819,244)

Massey Centre for Women – $7,000

Ecumenical Chaplaincy at U of T, Scarborough Campus – $20,000

Moorelands Community Centre, Children's Programs in Thorncliff Park – $6,000

Toronto Urban Native Ministries – Adoptee's Support Programs – $10,000

Camp Lake Scugog – Operations – $20,000

Toronto Christian Resource Center, Regent Park – $7,780

Anglican United Refugee Alliance (AURA) – $15,000

Bloor Street United Church Grant for Refugee Outreach Programs – $10,000

Regent Park Community Ministry Funding for Staff and Expenses Related to the Community Ministry (Formerly the West Don Ministry) in 2019 – $81,000

Toronto Southeast Presbytery Funding for a Toronto Conference Social Justice Staff Person in 2019 – $60,000

Alpha Korean United Church Funding for North Korean Refugee Ministry – $7,000

Knob Hill United Church Funding for an Enhanced Community Youth Basketball Ministry Program at the Church – $9,719

Kingston Road United Church Funding for Staff to Write Proposals and Fundraising for a Community Hub & Staffing for Community Lunch Program – $24,000

Eglinton-St. George's United Church Funding of a Three-Year Project for Staffing Costs for a Marketing and Communications Lead Person for "Project Flourish" – $110,625

Fairlawn Avenue United Church Funding for a Three-Year Project for Staffing, Research Costs and Marketing to Expand the Definition of "Congregation" at the Church – $100,395

Toronto Southeast Presbytery Funding for a "New Innovative Ministry" Program for the United Church Congregations and Ministers to be Provided by Toronto United Church Council – $54,000

Glebe Road United Church Partial Funding of the "Transform Café", a Youth Initiative on Yonge Street north in Toronto – $125,000

Knox United Church, Agincourt – Funding for Seniors Programming – $13,525

Hope United Church – Funding for Continuation of the "Fresh Expressions" Ministry – $30,000

West Hill United Church – Funding for Phase 3 of a Study to Explore Partnerships with "Start-Up" Social Enterprises – $27,200

Parkwoods United Church – Partial Funding for Minister of Outreach/Evangelism & Community Engagement Plus Other Costs – $81,000

2019 – Former Living Waters Presbytery ($228,312)

Living Waters Presbytery Grant in 2019 for "Camp Awesome", and "Youth Ministry" in Shining Waters Region – $70,000

Camp Big Canoe Grant for Operating Expenses and to Send Campers to the Camp – $30,000

Camp Big Canoe Grant to Build a Beach Shelter/Shed at the Camp – $30,000

Five Oaks Centre Grant for Operating Costs & Programs – $5,000

Georgina Island Native Ministry, Pastoral Charge Grant for Funding Operating Expenses – $15,000

Grace United Church, Barrie 2019 Youth Minister's Salary with Shining Waters Region using 50% of the Minister's Time – $58,312

Living Waters Presbytery Funding for a "New Innovative Ministry" Program for the United Church Congregations and Ministers to be Provided by Toronto United Church Council – $20,000

Western Ontario Waterways Region PTCC Grants

2019 – Total Grants: $0


2018 – Total PTCC Grants: $3,227,889

2017 – Total PTCC Grants: $2,096,085

2016 – Total PTCC Grants: $1,857,289

2011 – 2015 – Total PTCC Grants: $4,123,172

Grants: New Ministries Development & Leadership Fund Grant – Approvals by PTCC to January 29, 2020

Approvals of grant applications received from the New Ministries Development & Leadership Fund (NMD & L Fund) Regional grant review committee follow.

2020 TOTAL NMD & L FUND GRANTS: $404,018

SHINING WATERS REGION NMD & L FUND GRANTS

2020 – Former South West Presbytery ($144,800)

South West Presbytery Mission Le Ministère Protestante Francophone de Toronto, Funding for the Salary and Benefits of the Minister – $35,000

Windermere United Church "Stone Soup Network", an On-line Program is a Media Tool to Enable People to Access Assistance as They Need and/or for Individuals to Offer Skills to Others, for a 3 Year Project – $20,000

Grace United Church, Brampton Expenses Related to a Once a Month Musical Event at the Church – $4,800

Conditional Approvals, Subject to Receipt of a Feasibility & Sustainability Report after 24 Months of Operation:

Islington United Church Expenses Related to a New Youth Led Service at the Church – $60,000

North Bramalea United Church Expenses for "On-Line" Communication of Worship Services and Other Activities to Reach Out to the Community Around the Church – $25,000

2020 – Former Toronto Southeast Presbytery ($80,000)

Lawrence Park Community Church Funding for a New Ministry for 24 – 45 Year Olds in the Neighbouring Community for a 3 Year Project – $80,000

2020 – Former Living Waters Presbytery ($135,204)

Living Waters Presbytery "Living Presence Ministry" Project in the East Gwillimbury Community for Salary & Expenses Related to the Existing Pioneer Minister on the Project – $100,000

Conditional Approvals, Subject to Receipt of a Feasibility & Sustainability Report after 24 Months of Operation:

St. James United Church, Parry Sound for Expenses for the Church Transitioning to a Center for Community to Fulfil a New Mission to Support Creativity, Culture, Spirituality and Healthy Relationships with Each Other – $35,204

WESTERN ONTARIO WATERWAYS REGION NMD & L FUND GRANTS

2020 – Former Northern Waters Presbytery ($44,014)

Conditional Approvals, Subject to Receipt of a Feasibility & Sustainability Report after 24 Months of Operation:

Tottenham Rich Pastoral Charge, Tottenham – Expenses to Provide Subsidized Mental Health Care in the Form of Counselling and Peer Support Groups – $33,333

Westminster United Church, Orangeville – Expenses for a New Ministry at the Church, Capital Improvements to the Kitchen, and Staffing to Lead a New Community Kitchen Project – $10,681

2019 – TOTAL NMD & L FUND GRANTS: $444,488

SHINING WATERS REGION NMD & L FUND GRANTS

2019 – Former South West Presbytery ($204,800)

South West Presbytery Mission Le Ministère Protestante Francophone de Toronto, Funding for the Salary and Benefits of the Minister – $35,000

Windermere United Church "Stone Soup Network", an On-line Program is a Media Tool to Enable People to Access Assistance as They Need and/or for Individuals to Offer Skills to Others, for a 3 Year Project – $25,000

Heart Lake United Church "Gospel for the Community" Programme Phase 2, Web Based Media to Encourage the Discussion with Non-Church People About the Gospel in the Brampton Community – $10,000

Grace United Church, Brampton Expenses Related to a Once a Month Musical Event at the Church – $4,800

Good Tree Korean UC Mission 2019 Expenses for the Development of the Church's Mission – $25,000

Filipino Christian Ministry, 2019 Expenses for a Caregivers Support Ministry, a 3 Year Pilot Project with Funding Only for 2019 Approved – $20,000

2019 – Former Toronto Southeast Presbytery ($0)

2019 – Former Living Waters Presbytery ($184,855)

Living Waters Presbytery "Living Presence Ministry" Project in the East Gwillimbury Community for Salary & Expenses Related to the Existing Pioneer Minister on the Project – $100,000

Grace United Church, Barrie 2019 Expenses for a One Year Pilot Project for a Youth Ministry & Music Program – $50,000

St. James United Church, Parry Sound for Expenses for the Church Transitioning to a Center for Community to Fulfil a New Mission to Support Creativity, Culture, Spirituality and Healthy Relationships with Each Other – $34,855

WESTERN ONTARIO WATERWAYS REGION NMD & L FUND GRANTS

2019 – Former Northern Waters Presbytery ($54,833)

Tottenham Rich Pastoral Charge, Tottenham – Expenses to Provide Subsidized Mental Health Care in the Form of Counselling and Peer Support Groups – $33,333

Westminster United Church, Orangeville – Expenses for a New Ministry at the Church, Capital Improvements to the Kitchen, and Staffing to Lead a New Community Kitchen Project – $21,500

2018 – TOTAL NMD & L FUND GRANTS: $661,580

Urban Forest Ministry Fund (Former South West Presbytery) Grants – Approvals by PTCC to January 29, 2020

Approvals of grant applications received from the Urban Forest Ministry Fund (Former South West Presbytery) grant review commission follow.

2020 – URBAN FOREST MINISTRY FUND GRANTS: $1,730

St. John's, Georgetown United Church & Glen Williams – Ev's kitchen – $550

St. John's, Georgetown United Church & Glen Williams – Weekly Lunch Expenses for Those Attending Food for Life Outreach Program – $1,180

2019 – URBAN FOREST MINISTRY FUND GRANTS: $40,000

South West Presbytery Mission Le Ministère Protestante Francophone de Toronto, Funding for the Salary and Benefits of the Minister in 2018 – $20,000

Filipino Christian Fellowship, Funding for a New Outreach Program for Youth – $20,000

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