SYNOD ENDOWMENT FUND
Synod Endowment Fund was started as the Centenary Endowment Fund. It is a project of the Gospel Centenary Celebration in January 1994. The plan was that the Synod will set aside its reserved money for the Fund, and the various Churches and individual Church members will contribute to the Fund which will be deposited in the Bank to earn interest and that the Bank interest will be used as noted under –
To help the poor and to uplift their standard of living.
To grant scholarship to the poor students who cannot afford to go for higher studies.
For removal of poverty in the society by providing financial assistance.
During (2012) following payments were made out of the Fund :
Scholarships to poor students @Rs. 1200.00 - Rs. 5,00,000.00
Relief grant to poor people @Rs. 1000 - Rs. 5,00,000.00
Total - Rs. 6,77,200.00
The Fund as of today 26.01.2013 is Rs. 86,43,000.00 which is deposited in a scheduled Bank to accrue interest, which is used for the purpose.
Synod Endowment Fund Board Committee (2016 - 2018)
Chairman : Synod Moderator
Secretary : Senior Executive Secretary
Ex-Officio : Synod Secretary (Sr.), Finance Officers
1) Upa Vanengmawia, Tuikhuahtlang
2) Upa Zirliana, Tuikual 'S'
3) Rev. C. Chawngliana
4) Upa Lalthanzama
5) Rev. C. Lianhmingthanga, Mission Vengthlang