The Episcopal Diocese of Connecticut

Donations & Bequests for Church Purposes, Inc.

Donations and Bequests for Church Purposes, Inc. (D&B) was established in 1863 to safeguard and invest trust and long-term funds held by parishes and organizations in the Episcopal Church in Connecticut.  D&B invests these funds in The Episcopal Investment Fund of Connecticut (hereinafter referred to as the Fund). Today the Fund has 131 participants consisting of 120 parishes and 11 diocesan related organizations hold over 400 separate accounts in the fund with a combined market value of approximately $150 million. Click here to learn more about Donations and Bequests for Church Purposes, Inc. See list of D&B Board trustees, and bios, below.

Purpose Statement  The purpose of D&B is to manage endowment, bequests, and assets of the parishes, institutions and Missionary Society of the Episcopal Church in Connecticut by investing sustainably and providing prudent oversight of the funds in its care in order to more faithfully participate in God's mission.

Current participants click here for information & forms
Click here for Investment Policy Statement -Balanced Fund     Investment Policy Statement -Values Investing Fund   &    By Laws


Investment Portfolio Reviews

Click here to learn more about the D & B Board Members. If you are not a member and would like to learn more, please click here.