Archive for October 2013

UTO restored

Hopefully the final chapter of the UTO controversy: Executive Council has expressed its regrets about how it all went down. Episcopal News Service reports: [Episcopal News Service – Chicago, Illinois] The Episcopal Church’s Executive Council formally moved Oct. 17 to try to heal the wounds incurred during the recent controversy over the functioning of the United Thank Offering. Council’s…

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The UTO 4 have written a response to the 815 staff “Talking Points”.  The Talking Points were distributed to the bishops at their last meeting. Executive Council meets this week – hope they can sort this out, move everyone back to the bylaws passed by Executive Council and agreed to by General Convention, UTO, and…

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Letter from Finance Officer of UTO

My name is Patricia (Patty) Tourangeau, and I write to offer my perspective and experience to this conversation. That perspective and experience comes from having served for six years (2003-09) as Finance Officer on the UTO Board. Previous to that I had served as Treasurer for the ECW Board for six years, from 1997-2003. During…

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