News & Updates

Massachusetts Conference to Transfer All Invested Assets to Beyond Fossil Fuels Fund

April 5, 2018

It is with great pride that United Church Funds (UCF) celebrates the Massachusetts Conference of the United Church of Christ (MACUCC) Board of Director’s decision to transfer all of their assets currently invested with UCF to the Beyond Fossil Fuels … Continue »

 

SRI Update: Corporate Dialogues and Shareholder Resolutions

March 27, 2018

Socially Responsible Investing (SRI) refers to investment strategies that seek not only to provide financial return but also the process of selecting companies in which to invest in that have sustainable and ethical environmental, social and governance (ESG) practices.

 

February 2018 Market Review

March 26, 2018

Following is a summary of the markets and our funds’ performance for the month of February 2018, provided by our Chief Investment Strategist David A. Klassen.

 

January 2018 Market Review

March 1, 2018

Following is a summary of the markets and our funds’ performance for the month of January 2018, provided by our Chief Investment Strategist David Klassen.

 

Pathways to Generosity: Signs of Hope Conference

February 28, 2018

Standing at the intersection of faithful stewardship and generous giving, the Pathways to Generosity: Signs of Hope Conference April 3-5 in Dallas, Texas offers participants the opportunity to explore their paths to faithful generosity in their ministry contexts.

 

UCF Remains Positive After Global Markets Plunge

February 7, 2018

With the Dow Jones Industrial Average, the S&P 500 index, and other global equity markets having sold off after a strong January, the following is our perspective on the sudden return of volatility to the markets provided by our Chief … Continue »

 

Q4 2017 Market and Performance Update

February 1, 2018

Following is a summary of the markets and our funds’ performance for the fourth quarter of 2017, provided by our Chief Investment Strategist David Klassen.

 

UCF Celebrates Third Anniversary of Beyond Fossil Fuels Funds with Stellar Performance

January 25, 2018

The United Church Funds (UCF) Beyond Fossil Fuel Funds (BFF) – the Beyond Fossil Fuels Fund and Beyond Fossil Fuels Balanced Fund – celebrated its third anniversary in November 2017. Since its introduction, the Beyond Fossil Fuels Fund outperformed its … Continue »

 

UCF President Announces Retirement

January 18, 2018

After 28 years of service as the President of United Church Funds (UCF), Donald G. Hart has announced his plan to retire in June 2019. Don has played a critical role in the growth and development of UCF since joining … Continue »

 

November Market Review

January 2, 2018

Following is a summary of the markets and our funds’ performance for the month of November 2017, provided by our Chief Investment Strategist David Klassen.

 
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