Ray Of Hope Church Of Our Lord Jesus Christ, Inc.
The LGBTQSIAN2ss+ Pride Activities, and Social Events Center of Elmira, NY.
The only Church in Central New York founded and fostered by the GLBTQSIA2ss+ community for 40 years. October 31, 2023 - 40th Anniversary now in our 41st year in Ministry.
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2017 Annual

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The Congregation announces the 40th Annual Meeting on January 21, 2024, at 1:00 p.m..  Participate live on Skype.  A Skype account is not required to participate.  To attend RIGHT CLICK HERE.  Please read the documents here to see what it takes to keep this LGBTQSIANE2ss+ organization alive and healthy.  Ray Of Hope does not receive any grants or funds other than people's direct donations to the organization.  In 2024, remaining active could cost as much as $109,294.00.  This amount includes significant repairs to our building.  We hope we will be able to do those repairs for a much lower amount than estimated.  Click on the documents below to study our proposed budgets (one for the operation of our building and the other for the total corporation budget), the notes from our last Congregational Meeting (held in September 2023), and the Agenda for this one.

2024 Announcement of the Annual Meeting #40.  Right Click Here.
2024 Annual Meeting Agenda January 2024 Right Click Here.
2024 proposed corporation budget Ray Of Hope Church Right Click Here.
2024 proposed building budget Ray Of Hope Church Right Click Here.
2024 Pastoral Reports for 2023 Right Click Here.
2024 Moderator, Vice-Moderator, Clerk Reports for 2023 Right Click Here.
2024 Treasurer's Report for 2023 Right Click Here.

2023 End of the Year Income and Expense Report Right Click Here.
2023 September 24 Congregational Minutes Right Click Here.