Ways to donate, support and help Union UCC
DONATE ONLINE with your Credit or Debit Card :
TEXT TO GIVE Send a text to 610-857-7023 with the amount you would like to contribute. Include the $ sign. You’ll be sent a text with directions to register.
ELECTRONIC GIVING You can designate an automatic weekly, semi-monthly or monthly donation to be transferred electronically. Fill out the form at E-Giving Form and return it to the church office.
AMAZON SMILE Donate to Union UCC while you shop at Amazon by signing up at https://smile.amazon.com
Set Union United Church of Christ as your charity and 0.5% of your purchases will be donated to the church. Search charities by zip code 18065.
OFFERING ENVELOPES in person or by mail Packets are given to members in December for the new year. Place your envelope in the offering plate on Sundays, use the envelopes in the rack in your seat at church for the offering plate or mail your offering by postal mail.
Contact Pastor Kris at firstname.lastname@example.org or Don Penrod at email@example.com or Randy Bilger at firstname.lastname@example.org with questions
Many banks also have “bill payer” services, which you can use for one-time or repeating donations: Just use the number on your envelopes as your account number, and use the church mailing address:
Union United Church of Christ, P. O. Box 66, Neffs, PA 18065-0066
To make a donation in memory of loved ones, contact the church office.
Funds of Lasting Gifts
The Funds of Lasting Gifts is a collection of funds intended to perpetuate long-range financial reserves in keeping with the faith commitment opportunities before the congregation. These funds, therefore, shall be held in perpetuity. No distributions of the donated principal shall be made, except according to the provisions in the gift. The principal and unused earnings shall be retained, invested and allowed to grow. The income generated by The Funds of Lasting Gifts shall be distributed according to the guidelines established with the gift.
The Funds of Lasting Gifts provides a way to donate funds from one’s accumulated assets (e.g. stocks, bonds, property, insurance, cash) that is pre-arranged through a will, a life income agreement, or a trust arrangement or direct giving such as making a donation to an existing fund. The donor may use a charitable remainder trust so that the donation can provide income during the lifetime of one or two lives, the remaining principal of which will go to the Funds of Lasting Gifts.
Members can bequest financial gifts to the church through their personal will. These gifts honor the donor and continue the mission of the church after their passing. Make this a part of your estate planning by talking with your lawyer, accountant, tax planner, family, pastor or a Trustee of the Funds of Lasting Gifts. View full pamphlet here.
Remember Your Church in Your Will
Members can bequest financial gifts to the church through their personal will. Donors may select various areas within the church to make donations, including any of the funds listed above, or for large gifts, to the Funds of Lasting Gifts.
Ways to sponsor items for Sunday Worship
Contact Phyllis Hamm, the church office, or fill out the form below to sponsor Children’s or Adult Bulletins, Flowers, or Spread the Good News.