Ways to Give to Downers Grove FUMC

Our giving sustains and supports us!

All of our programs, staff, worship, and educational and mission opportunities are funded by our giving. Our giving also maintains our historic building and strengthens our sense of community and in the world.

Our gifts make an impact!

Our building hosts a great many visitors and activities throughout the year. Your gifts strengthen and sustain the work of our members and staff in our ongoing efforts as we put God’s love into action in all that we do.

We can grow our gifts by giving to others!

Our church is an active missional church. Our giving allows us to safely effect change in our congregation’s lives as well as our community.

Online Giving

In addition to our gifts on Sundays through the offering plate, you may also give online.

Click below to set up your online giving. Online giving can be used for a one-time gift or a recurring debit, credit card, or bank account contribution.

A recurring donation enables the same amount to be withdrawn regularly from your debit, credit card, or bank account directly. Click the “Make this gift recurring” box on the online form to create a recurring giving option.

You may also make your donations during the offering portion of our worship service or by mailing it to our financial secretary at:

Downers Grove First United Methodist Church
1032 Maple Avenue
Downers Grove, IL 60515

Each of you should give what you have decided in your heart to give, not reluctantly or under compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver.

2 Corinthians 9:7

Legacy Giving Program

Like the generations before us, each of us can make a difference in the lives of those who follow. Our church has been blessed by legacy donations made by current and former members of our congregation that support our church’s passion for mission and social justice outreach as well as help maintain and upgrade our physical facilities. We are very, very thankful to the individuals and families that have included our church in their legacy giving. Please consider how you can Leave a Legacy to Downers Grove First United Methodist Church. For more information, contact our financial secretary at carolyn@dgfumc.org or 630.968.7120, x208.

Downers Grove First United Methodist Church (DGFUMC) operates under the Employer Identification Number 36-2212709. DGFUMC is an affiliated organization covered by the United Methodist Group Ruling of the Council on Finance and Administration of the United Methodist Church’s 501(c)(3) federal tax exempt status.