Memorials

First Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) Flint
Memorial Funds & Designated Purpose 

Benevolence Funds
Special Family Fund This fund supports families within the church that are experiencing financial difficulty. This fund is administered by the Benevolence Team and recipients are kept confidential.
Neighborhood Holiday Meals Fund This fund supports the Holiday Dinners served by of Board of Deacons.
Scholarship Funds
Hope Flynn Music Scholarship This fund supports the annual scholarships of local students to study music at college or as they participate with our Music Department.
Briggs/Longway Scholarship This fund awards selected First Presbyterian Students with a four year college scholarship.
Molyneaux Scholarship This fund awards a one time college scholarship to selected students from First Presbyterian Church.
Stout U of M Flint Scholarship This fund awards scholarship to any selected member of First Presbyterian Church attending The University of Michigan-Flint.
Scott Fund This fund supports First Presbyterian Students who are in Seminary.
Kearns Fund This fund supports First Presbyterian Students who are in Seminary.
Ralph Whittier Fund This fund supports scholarships for the secretarial staff to take classes that will enhance their abilities to perform their work responsibilities at First Presbyterian Church.
William & Mary J. Renneckar Fund This Fund supports Youth Life of Genesee County.
Molyneaux Pittsburgh Seminary Fund This fund supports Pittsburgh Seminary students selected by the Dean of Students (this is the Seminary that Dr. Molyneaux attended.)
Vyvyan Fund This fund supports students at Pikeville College.
Education Funds
Adult Education Fund This fund provides for purchases of materials for the Adult Ed Team.
Congregation Care Fund This fund provides for purchases of equipment for the Congregational Care Team.
Peirce Library Fund This fund provides for purchases of selected material for our Church Library.
Charles Stopples Fund This fund equally supports the Youth Team and the Children’s Team for extra equipment and supplies not covered in the budget.
Ruth Watson Fund This fund equally supports the Youth Team and the Children’s Team for extra equipment and supplies not covered in the budget.
Children’s Fund This fund supports the Children’s Team for extra equipment and supplies not covered in the budget.
Youth Fund This fund supports the Youth Team for extra equipment and supplies not covered in the budget.
General Memorial Fund This fund supports the Board of Trustees’ major building projects. This has funded over $300,000 worth of building repairs in the past three years.
Jane Faner Sweers Fund This fund pays the expenses of the Jane Faner Sweers Faith Foundation which sponsors seminars with nationally known speakers.
Music Funds
Viet Fund This fund covers unbudgeted expenses of the Music & Fine Arts Team.
Alvin Judd Fund This fund supports adult choir socials & special projects.
Snell Fund This fund provides for soloists & instrumentalists in worship.
McKay Fund This fund provides funds for education of Youth Choir directors.
Clarence Eddy Fund This fund provides for youth Choir Scholarship.
Children’s Music Enrichment Fund This fund provides for Children’s Choir programs and events.
Music Fund This fund is used at the discretion of the Music Team for Music projects and events.
Other Funds
Thompson Fund This fund provides income for the General Fund budget of the church.
J. Rawlings Fund This fund provides income for the General Fund budget of the church.
McKinney Deacon’s Fund This is the Deacon’s Fund. It supports all projects of the Board of Deacon’s.
Freda Gerholz Christmas Fund This fund helps provide the Sanctuary decorations at Christmas and other special occasions.
Sunday Flower Fund This fund provides for flowers in the urns at the front of the sanctuary.