Financial Guidance and Giving


Now more than ever is the time to reflect on how well placed your church is to receive online donations. This page provides links and some advice for what your church might be able to explore to support its financial health during this challenging time.

The Diocese of Ely Parish Giving web pages

The Parish Giving section of this website provides some general advice and areas to consider for how your church may want to strengthen its giving position. 

The Parish Resources website

The Parish Resources website (click here) has a lot of extremely useful information for how you can help support and maintain your churches financial position during this time, including useful links and answers to some very typical FAQs.

Resources to help you encourage giving online

Provided by the Parish Resources team, this dedicated page provides advice for how you might be able to use in your local context to support and encourage giving in your parish.

Fund Finder and Grants

The Diocesan Church Buildings Team is availble to help you find financial support to support any work needed on your church building. You can find out more and who to contact on the Fund Finder web page here.

Church of England Briefing Document

The Church of England has also published a briefing document entitled - "UK Government financial measures in response to covid-19 - Briefing document for Church of England institutions" which pools together much of the latest information from the Government as of 4th August 2020. Click here to view the document.


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Page last updated: 5th August 2020 2:00 PMFirst published on: 28th April 2020
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Ely Diocesan Board of Finance is a company limited by guarantee registered in England and Wales with company number 142183, and a charity registered in England and Wales with Charity Number 245456. The registered address is: Diocesan Office, Bishop Woodford House, Barton Road, Ely, Cambridgeshire CB7 4DX. All rights reserved.