Self-Development of People

SDOP evaluates and approves proposals for funding of Self Development of People projects within the Presbytery of Genesee Valley. Meets 4th Thursday Noon @Presbytery Office.

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SDOP at PC(USA): http://www.pcusa.org/sdop/


Self Development of People Grants

sdopThe SDOP committee is now accepting grant applications.  Applications are accepted continuously. There is NO deadline.

Information, including grant applications is available below.  Questions about the grant program? Contact [email protected].


Mission

Membership: Minimum 5

The committee shall evaluate and approve proposals for funding of Self-Development of People projects within the Presbytery of Genesee Valley in accordance with the criteria developed by the National Self Development Committee and the guidelines of the 182nd General Assembly (1979).

Although not required by the Book of Order, this committee’s make up and work is defined by the National Self Development of People committee and must be validated by the national committee. The committee shall be composed of nine members at least 75% of whom shall be members of the Presbyterian Church (USA). A majority of the members will be racial/ethnic minority persons.

Self-Development of People will be one way in which the Presbytery becomes a catalyst in the world.

Members

2017

Luis Ricardo Torres Rivera
(First Unitarian)

2018

Rick Miner – Chair
(Brockport)

Barbara Turner
(Roman Catholic)

2019

Rev. Dr. Anthony Bonds
(Ebenezer Baptist Church)

Melanie Jones
(Third)

Ex-Officio Members

Presbyter for Mission and Education
Susan Orr
(Laurelton)

Documents

SDOP Grant Process

SDOP-Grant-Form

SDOP Grant Recipients-rev 3-2015

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Events

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