How we operate

Mission Statement


To minister to the urgent needs of citizens of Northern Orange County through the volunteer efforts of diverse congregations and individuals inspired by faith in God, and to enhance self-sufficiency and awareness of community resources.



Governing Board


Membership: comprised of one (1) clergy and two (2) lay representatives from each member congregation; meets yearly, more often if necessary.


Board of Directors: elected by the membership (annually with each member serving a three-year term.)


Board of Directors for 2022:

Rev. Richard Greenway, Board Chair
Mary Crawford

Marie McAdoo

David Snyder

Lacy Tinnen

Executive Director: Rev. Sharon S. Freeland


Each ministry/program has an Advisory Committee that oversees the specific ministry and functions involved.