The Society provides financial relief and support for persons who have served as Congregational ministers in Massachusetts or Maine, and for persons who are the spouses, widows/widowers, children, or former spouses of such ministers.
Congregational ministers shall include ministers who have served Congregational, United Church of Christ, Unitarian, Universalist, or Unitarian Universalist churches. Spouse shall include any person married to a minister under the laws of the relevant jurisdiction.
To apply for a grant, you must complete a detailed financial form. Applications are due April 15, as grants are usually determined in May of each year. The Appropriations Committee of the Society will review all applications and make recommendations to the Annual Meeting.
You may download the financial form in PDF format, complete it, and save it on your computer. You can then either email the saved form, mail your materials to the address below. To view the PDF form, you will need the most recent version of Adobe Acrobat Reader.
Please write, telephone, or email:
Rev. Mark W. Harris, Secretary, MCCS
First Parish of Watertown, MA
35 Church Street, Watertown, MA 02472