What Can The Virginia United Methodist Foundation Do For You and Your Local Church?

  1. Assist local church leadership with strategic planning and visioning for missions and ministry, capital initiatives and operating budgets.
  2. Educate members in stewardship and generosity themes through pulpit supply and seminar/workshop opportunities.
  3. Prepare and guide churches through successful capital campaigns.
  4. Assist local churches in developing an endowment program to support new and expanding ministries.
  5. Assist church leadership in presenting opportunities for special gifts through planned giving.
  6. Assist members in planning and implementing special gifts through charitable gift annuities, charitable trusts or endowments for your church.
  7. Assist church leaders in discussing the disposition of special gifts received through bequests, trusts, securities, real estate or other property.
  8. Offer your church options for investing local church funds – such as endowment funds, designated funds and cash reserves.