Chaplain Field Fund
Are subject to guidance of the theater commander.
Exist to receive tithes and offerings.
Are temporary in duration.
Are normally kept under 00.
Are managed informally by the unit chaplain as an
exception to normal fund procedures.
Are exempt from 1.5 percent transfer, 30 percent draw
down, and community account tax.
Are able to receive funds from a sponsoring chapel tithes
and offering fund.
Section II Establishing a CFF
Use of CFFs should be requested and approved prior to deployment
in accordance with AR 165-1, paragraph 14-9. Normally, the CTOF
at the unit's projection platform serves as the sponsoring fund to
anchor field operations; an individual mobilization augmentee
(IMA)-region CTOF may sponsor the deploying unit's CFF. A CFF
may also be established after deployment by contacting the incoming
unit's installation chaplain. Use the following steps to establish a
1. Unit commanders make request by memo to sponsoring
2. Installation or IMA-region CTOF approves CFF request.
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