Giving Opportunities to Christ Church
Cash or Check
Can be placed in the offering plate on Sunday, or can be mailed to Christ Church. To receive credit for cash donations, an envelope with donor name is required. Pledge envelopes are mailed to those who have pledged. Envelopes will be mailed prior to the first Sunday of the new year.
Automatic Draft from your bank
You can set up an automatic draft from your checking or savings account that mails a bank check directly to Christ Church. You can set up the frequency of how much and how often mailed. Contact your local bank or go to their website.
Transferring stocks to Christ Church offers additional tax savings. You may be able to claim a charitable deduction in the amount of the current market value of the donated stock, and you avoid paying taxes on the appreciated value of the donated stock. Prior to making a stock contribution to Christ Church, please contact the business office for the church’s brokerage firm account number. All stock contributions will be sold immediately upon receipt.
Charitable Gift Funds
Gifts can be designated to Christ Church from any Charitable Gift Fund.
Designating Christ Church as the owner of a new life insurance policy can enable the donor to make a larger gift and obtain favorable tax benefits. Another option is to name Christ Church as an owner and beneficiary of an existing life insurance policy which also allows for tax benefits.
To receive a tax credit for a given year. Contributions to Christ Church must be received by the end of the working day on December 31st, or if mailed must be postmarked by December 31st.