In Retirement: Gratitude and the Great Yes!

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By Bruce Epperly*
On New Year’s Day, for the past several years, I have read Dag Hammarskjold’s spiritual diary, Markings. Most of my generation remember Hammarskjold as the Secretary General of the United Nations (1953-1961), who died in a plane crash, while trying to mediate a military conflict in central Africa.

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2022 Pension Boards Annual Meeting of Members: FAQs and Online Voting

2022 Annual Meeting of Members

Thursday, May 12, 2022 at 2:00 p.m. EDT

The 2022 Annual Meeting of Members of The Pension Boards-United Church of Christ, Inc. will be held in a virtual meeting format only on Thursday, May 12, 2022 commencing at 2:00 p.m., EDT, for the election of Trustees and transaction of such other business as may properly come before the meeting.

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Markets: March 2022 Commentary

Our hearts and minds are with the Ukrainian people and their families and loved ones, as they face unprovoked Russian aggression with resolve and courage. We express our fervent prayers for peace and resolution alongside yours and millions of others.

We thought you would appreciate a brief update on financial markets and your retirement savings, considering the significant volatility, and wanted to address any impact from Russian domiciled assets.

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PBUCC joins in the UCC National Officers’ Prayer for Ukraine

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On February 24th, we woke up to the news that following months of military buildup along the borders, Russian President Vladimir Putin had ordered his armed forces to invade Ukraine. Missile strikes targeted key Ukrainian cities, including the capital city of Kyiv, as well as military installations and airports. Ukrainian civilians have taken up President Volodymyr Zelensky’s call to arms to defend the country’s independence. This latest development in the ongoing Russo-Ukrainian War threatens to become the largest European conflict since World War II.

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PBUCC Introduces its 2022 Sustainability Report

This report and the story spread across its pages speak to an internal review and audit of sustainability and the social and environmental responsibility of PBUCC. Utilizing Principles and Practices for a Just Economy, a document ICCR uses to evaluate the sustainability of corporations as a guide, we have attempted to catalogue and evaluate our ongoing commitment to the values of faith and finance, and to the well-being of the planet.

Click here to read the sustainability report.