National CP 10.59% under 1st month projection
As of Oct. 31, gifts received by the Executive Committee for distribution through the Cooperative Program (CP) Allocation Budget totaled $14,454,637.36, or $660,003.72 below the $15,114,641.08 received in October 2017. The October total is $1,712,029.31 below the $16,166,666.67 monthly allocation budget projection to support Southern Baptist ministries globally and across North America.
The CP is Southern Baptists channel of giving, begun in 1925, through which a local church can contribute to the ministries of its state convention and the missions and ministries of the SBC through a unified giving plan to support both sets of ministries. Monies include receipts from individuals, churches and state conventions for distribution according to the 2018-2019 Cooperative Program Allocation Budget.