Policies & Procedures

Purpose Statement

The First Unitarian Congregational Society in Brooklyn is a joyful, loving, religious community that inspires and empowers people to Grow spiritually, Care for one another, and work for justice and stewardship of the earth.

Governance Documents

By-Laws of the Congregation

Trustee Job Description, Revised March, 2024

Committee Membership and Rotation

Right Relations Covenant

Congregational Meeting Rules (Generic)

Forward First Goals and Strategies


Program Policies

COVID 19 policy 8.26.21

Policy on Support for Parole Reform (2/21/21)

Share the Plate Policy.revised 2.11.21

Share the Plate Charge

Legacy Society Resolution and Policy

Fundraising Policy

Internal Communications Policy 9.12.19

Resolution on Congregational Action on Issues

Member Wedding Policy – Revised 10/11/2018

Member Memorial policy – Revised 10/11/2018

Vista Hill Burial Policy – Revised 10/11/2018

Policy on Member Baby Blessings and Dedications – Revised 10/11/2018

Conflict Management Policy

Financial Policies

Medical Insurance Policy 04.14.22

Reimbursement Policy 04.14.22

Fundraising Policy.4.2022

Capital Fund Policy 04.14.22

Investment Policy

Policy on Authority Over Accounts

Motion on Budget Planning

Carry Forward Policy 2.11.21

Account Security Policy – 10.12.23

Other Procedures, Guidelines & Forms

Charitable Donation Form – For transfers of equities

Committees FY 21-22

Forward First Goals and Strategies

Announcement Guidelines – Revised 10/23/19

Space Reservation Guidelines

Intent to Join Form

Reimbursement Form

Sexual Harrassment Prevention Policy,  Complaint Form

Leadership Training 2015-2016 Powerpoint and Outline

Kitchen Users Guide

Head Usher Tasks 2021