A 2023 Year End Giving Strategy: Looking Back, Looking Forward • December 2023 (Online Workshop)
December is the largest giving month of the year, yet most churches do not have a plan in place to take advantage of this opportunity. Join us as Chris Stovall guides us through a year-end giving strategy centered on ending 2023 strong and propelling you into 2024.
When is the workshop? Tuesday, December 5th, 2023, at 11:00 am CT on Zoom
What is the cost? This workshop is 100% FREE
Can I earn CEU credit? Yes! You can earn .1 CEU credit by attending this event.
How long is the workshop? The workshop lasts for one hour
Who are the speakers? Chris Stovall, CFRE & Generis Senior Generosity Strategist; Terri Turner, Foundation Executive Director
If you have any issues registering for this event, please email [email protected].
Chris Stovall, CFRE & Generis Senior Generosity Strategist
Chris has over 32-years of church ministry experience. During that time, he has served in almost every capacity on a church staff including planting a church which he led for 15-years. Chris has now been doing church consulting and coaching for 16+ years. His background professionally prior to occupational ministry started in corporate commercial banking for 5-years. Chris is also CFRE certified which stands for Certified Fund Raising Executive and indicates professionalism, confidence, and ethics in fundraising. The CFRE certification program is accredited by the American National Standards Institute and is the only accredited certification for fundraising professionals. Educationally he holds a BS in Business/Accounting from Murray State University, a BA in Music from Western Kentucky University and both an MA in Theology and an MDiv from Luther Rice University. Chris’ sole professional focus is now working with churches as a consultant for Generis. To learn more about Chris and the work he is doing with churches go to www.cultivategenerosity.com.
Terri Turner, Foundation Executive Director
Terri Turner has been the Executive Director of the Foundation since 1991, currently overseeing over $114 million in assets for churches. A graduate of Florida State University, Terri spent 13 years in the investment brokerage business and finds her expertise as a financial consultant very helpful in counseling with church members and churches. Responsibilities with the Foundation include overseeing the administration and investment management of permanent gifts and church funds as well as developing programs throughout the conference to encourage good stewardship of God’s gifts. Terri is an active member of the Southeastern Jurisdiction of United Methodist Foundations where she has served as President and is active nationally in Foundation work as a member of the National Association of United Methodist Foundations. Terri and her family are members of FUMC in Dothan, AL.
If you have any questions about these events, please call the Foundation office at (334) 793-6820 or email [email protected].