The Great Plains Annual Conference approved a 2021 budget via written ballot in the fall of 2020. Download the 2020 budget here.
"We’re Great Together," the 2021 Great Plains Conference narrative budget.
The conference conducted listening sessions via Zoom on five evenings in September to provide a venue for people to learn about the budget process and to ask questions.
The Connecting Council approved a recommendation for approving the budget as proposed originally, but with a 2% cost-of-living pay increase for conference staff. Some staff members received small increases in 2020. District superintendents and directors did not.
The process to approve the budget included:
The budget was approved by vote of the Annual Conference as it appears in this document: Approved 2021 Annual Conference Budget