A050 Funding for Safe Church Training

Resolved, the House of _______ concurring, That this 79th General Convention of The Episcopal Church commits itself to the financial support of developing and maintaining safe church training materials to reflect the Model Policies for the Protection of Children and Youth, and Model Policies for the Protection of Vulnerable Adults approved in 2017, and the prevention of sexual misconduct, to be developed during the next triennium, to advance clergy wellness and reduce liability, with costs to be shared equally by the Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society [DFMS], and the Church Pension Group [CPG]; and be it further

Resolved, That the Joint Standing Committee on Program, Budget and Finance provide a budget allocation for half the cost, $245,000 and directs the Church Pension Group [CPG] to provide the matching $245,000 to provide safe church training materials to implement the Model Policies.


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