United Church of Christ

Grow Your Church

New and Renewing Church Funding (Grants)   

New Spiritual Communities and ReNewing Churches


If you applied for a grant in the Fall of 2017, you have received notification of the status of your grant request. If you have questions, please send them to CasaGrants@ucc.org


If you have questions regarding coaching, please be in direct contact with Bruce Reyes-Chow at the Center for Progressive Renewal. bruce@progressiverenewal.org


The due date for applications for a grant for a new church/ministry or a renewing church is the first Friday in September. The next deadline is: September 7th, 2018. Our webpage will be updated with information regarding these grants and a link to the application in May 2018.


For more information about the grant revision process, see this article: 

Local Church Ministries Evaluating Selection Process



Contact Information:

Rev. Chris Davies: daviesc@ucc.org,  #216-736-3827, toll free #866-822-8224 ext. 3827
Congregational Assessment, Support and Advancement(CASA),  FAX #216-736-2229

Jennifer White: whiteje@ucc.org,  #216-736-3876, toll free #866-822-8224 ext. 3876
Congregational Assessment, Support and Advancement(CASA),  FAX #216-736-2229