United Thank Offering Update

The United Thank Offering Board announced a change in the timeline for grant applications for 2013. Grant applications will be accepted only online from January 1 through February 28, 2013.

Known worldwide as UTO, the United Thank Offering grants are awarded for projects that address human needs and help alleviate poverty, both domestically and internationally within Anglican provinces, dioceses, and companion dioceses.

Interested applicants may review the grant criteria and changes online beginning November 1; http://www.episcopalchurch.org/uto.

Grant Criteria

    One application may be submitted by each diocese of the Episcopal Church, with diocesan bishop approval
    One application may be submitted by a U.S. diocese of the Episcopal Church on behalf of an overseas Companion Diocese (the Companion relationship may be formal or informal), with approval by both diocesan bishops

Please send applications (no later than February 15, 2013) to:
Anne Cole, UTO Coordinator for Diocese of Ohio - agcole618@aol.com

For further information, please contact Barbi Tinder, UTO Board Grant Committee Convener, utoprov1@gmail.com; Sarita Redd, UTO President, jana.redd@att.net; or Michelle Jobson, UTO Grant Associate, mjobson@episcopalchurch.org, 1-800-334-7626, extension 6022.