If you would like to support the ministries of Central Lutheran Church, we would very much appreciate your prayers and financial support. There are many ways you can do this. See the information below.
On-Line Giving – For regular support you can contribute directly through the internet. There are three ways to give online – directly from your bank account, by credit card or by debit card. All gifts made by credit and debit cards are subject to a 3% charge to Central. If you would like to contribute online, click the DONATE button below.
Honor/Memorial Gift Make a donation in honor of someone special by giving a gift to Central Lutheran for their birthday, anniversary, Mother’s Day, or other special occasion. At your request, a special donation acknowledgement card will be sent to the honoree letting them know that a gift was made to the parish in their honor. Make a donation in memory of a loved one or friend. What a beautiful way to honor and remember the passing of someone close than through a gift which pays tribute to them. At your request, a gift of memorial will be acknowledged in the bulletin.
Simply Giving We all know how much easier it is to pay our bills by using automatic withdraw, which takes funds directly from our checking account. As a convenience to our congregational members automatic withdraw can be quickly and easily set up for your parish tithing. For questions or to initiate the automatic withdraw process please contact our church office or complete the Simply Giving form available on the Narthex table.
Employee Matching Gift Many companies match charitable donations given by employees. Companies can give back to their communities by allowing employees to double their support for the charity of their choice. Central Lutheran Church qualifies as a matching gift recepient. If interested in doubling your support to our mission, please follow-up with your employer’s Human Resources person to ask if a matching gift option is available.
Gifts of Stock One of the best ways to contribute to Central Lutheran Church is through a gift of stock. Making a gift of stock is simple and offers a number of valuable financial benefits. You can donate appreciated stocks, bonds, or mutual funds The total value of the stock upon transfer is tav-deductible There is no obligation to pay any capital gains taxes on the appreciation To make a gift of stock, please contact the church office or our Treasurer.
Bequest Giving When it comes to your will, it’s only right that your family and friends come first in your thoughts. We hope you will also consider leaving a gift to your parish in your estate planning. If you would like to discuss leaving a gift in your will to Central Lutheran Church, please contact . Corporate Sponsors Throughout the year there are numerous fundraising events which occur on our campus with the majority of financial assistance directed toward educational benefits for our school. Corporate partners are needed in a variety of ways.
Donations may also be given through the Central Lutheran Endowment Fund or the Central Lutheran Foundation. For more information on these programs, click on the appropriate title below.