What is the Foundation?

The Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation, fostering generosity since 1998.  Managed by a board of trustees, the Foundation offers financial resources and provides oversight for charitable gifts. In partnership with the United Methodist Communications agency, a common purpose is to develop a strong communications and technology infrastructure, and to foster public relations and promotional needs of the United Methodist Church.
Donate Now!

Your generous and faithful support assures that the communications and technology resources, critical to fulfill all mission and ministries of The United Methodist Church, are available to: 

  • Communicate and advance ministries that change lives throughout the world
  • Manage life-saving messages during global crises, such as disasters and disease outbreaks
  • Tell stories of need and response that inspire and challenge people towards faithful obedience and living
  • Administer internal communications channels and operations that connects all United Methodists throughout the world to harnesses generosity, vision, mission   
  • Provide helpful, easy-to-use communication, public relations and advertising tools equipping local churches for ministry
  • Deliver communication resources and training and leadership development information, assuring that the message of Jesus Christ will be shared with all 

How to Give

From an outright gift to a bequest in a will, The Foundation for United Methodist Communications has expertise and resources to assure that your giving is a rewarding personal and spiritual experience.

To make a gift to the communications ministries of the UMC, please contact the Foundation to start a conversation about what you would like to achieve through giving and how to get started.  We also partner side by side with other conference and agency entities of The United Methodist Church to provide donors with stewardship options.

Ways to Give


  • Check/Cash/Bank Drafts/Credit/Pledges
  • Securities/Property/Non-Cash items
  • IRA Direct Distribution
  • Donor Advised Fund
  • Legacy Giving
  • Charitable Trusts
  • Bequests
  • Annuities

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