Church Resources Agency / Kirkkopalvelut

National Network
Finland
Address

Järvenpääntie 640
Järvenpää
Finland

Telephone
+358 44 745 8752 (Essi Ikonen)
E-Mail
essi.ikonen@seurakuntaopisto.fi
Organisation Type
Public/Private Non-Profit Foundation
Year of Establishment
1919
Fields of Activity
  1. Heritage
  2. Religion
  3. Youth and education
General Information
The Church Resources Agency is a national co-operation and service organisation for parishes and other Christian bodies.
Mission and Objectives

Church Resources Agency endeavours to build a just society, to help the Church to be successful and renew itself, to educate and train, and to care for people and promote wellness.

Main Projects / Activities

As a part of the Church Resources Agency, the Church Training College offers educational opportunities to 2,500 students.The Church Resources Agency also arranges the Common Responsibility Campaign and the Finnish Church Gathering, coordinates the Wholehearted project (vapaaehtoistyo.fi) and the Roadside Church activities, and provides wellness and social services by the name Valona-hyvinvointi. Owned by the Church Resources Agency, Kotimaa Oy is a publishing company and professional communications service provider.

How can you contribute to the Network in your country?

By co-operating in projects with other members sharing the same interests and by informing non-members of the network.

Why do you want to join the ALF Network?

To strengthen the connections between other organizations with the same kind of interests, to be able to apply for funding for projects and to contribute to building of more just, dialogical and caring society.

Contact (1) Full Name
Essi Ikonen
Head of the organisation
Ilkka Mattila