The Assistance Program of the Board of Pensions provides Income Supplements to eligible retired Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) ministers and employees and their surviving spouses in need. The amount of support you may receive depends on your total income from all sources and your Social Security participation.
This assistance raises to certain levels the monthly income of retired members who served the Church for many years at modest wages or that of their surviving spouses. Income Supplements run for the duration of the recipient’s life unless financial circumstances change.
The amount of support you may receive depends on your total income from all sources and your Social Security participation.
The Board of Pensions assumes you have secured alternate protection if you are not receiving Social Security benefits.
To qualify, you must
*For surviving spouses, this eligibility requirement refers to the deceased spouse's years of plan participation/service.
|Years of pension plan participation||Retired single members||Retired members with spouses|
|15 to < 25||$35,640||$42,120|
|25 to < 30||$38,880||$45,360|
|30 or >||$42,120||$48,600|
Call the Board at 800-773-7752 (800-PRESPLAN).