The United Church of Christ (UCC) General Synod will take place June 30 to July 4, 2023, at the Indianapolis Convention Center in Indianapolis, Indiana.

United Church Funds (UCF) is honored to be a presenting sponsor of this all-church gathering, along with our partner UCC financial ministries.

In addition to being a presenting sponsor, UCF is also a proud sponsor of the following Synod events:

  1. Lead Sponsor of the Valerie Russell Luncheon at General Synod on July 1, featuring author, attorney, activist and MacArthur Fellow Bryan Stevenson. Click here to learn more and to purchase tickets.
  2. Sponsor of the Period Packs (menstrual hygiene kits) service project at General Synod to help address the issue of period poverty and menstrual justice. Click here to learn more and to make a contribution.

If you or others in your church or organization are planning to be at General Synod, we encourage you to drop by the common Financial Ministries booth in the Exhibition Hall and meet our dedicated staff.

We also invite you to join us at these events and workshops that we’ll be sponsoring, leading or participating in.

Join the Movement Fundraising Dinner

Friday, June 30, 5:30-8:00 p.m., The Westin Hotel
This UCC fundraising event for the “Join the Movement” campaign will feature author and activist Ibram Kendi. Click HERE to learn more and to purchase tickets.

Valerie Russell Luncheon

Saturday, July 1, 12:00-2:00 p.m., The Westin Hotel
UCF is the lead sponsor of this event, featuring author, attorney, activist and MacArthur Fellow Bryan Stevenson. Click HERE to learn more and to purchase tickets. Please note that the deadline to purchase tickets is June 12, and there will be no tickets for sale at Synod.

Workshop: Magnifying Your Mission

Saturday, July 1, 1:30 – 2:30 p.m., Room 109
In this workshop, UCF staff will discuss how the churches can identify their assets and resources and utilize them to ensure that their mission is making an impact now and into the future.

Workshop: Living into a Sustainable World

Saturday, July 1, 3:00 – 4:00 p.m., Room 107
UCF and Wider Church Ministries present this joint workshop on the practice of sustainability, using the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) as a guide.

We look forward to meeting you again in person!

Feel free to pass this information on to others and contact us at [email protected] with any questions. See you in Indianapolis!