Who We Are and What We Do…

For 150 years, the Preachers’ Aid Society and Benefit Fund has had ONE mission: to care for our retired clergy, their spouses, and any dependent children.

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Financial Planning

Find out how PASBF offers free Financial Planning to all clergy (active and retired), spouses, and surviving spouses.

Preacher’s Aid Welcomes New Program Director, Erin Shumaker!

Preachers’ Aid Society and Benefit Fund is thrilled to announce the hiring of Erin Shumaker as our first Program Director.  Erin is a life-long United Methodist and is married to Rev. Brad Shumaker.  Erin will begin on July 1.  With the family moving to Charleston and a new appointment, Erin will be part-time through the summer, moving to full-time on September 1. 

As the Program Director, Erin will oversee the Regional Assistants, develop our current programs, and expand the services we offer.  Be sure to welcome Erin to our staff, and we look forward to working with her.