Innovative ways of giving
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Global Ministries is committed to doing as much good as possible, and we know that you are too! That is why we wanted to offer as many new and innovative ways of supporting God’s global community. Below you will find information about these varied programs, and we hope that you will help to share them with your friends and congregation.
You can help contribute to the work being done around the world just by starting your Amazon shopping through this link. Then shop as you normally would and Global Ministries will receive 4-7% of the final purchase at no cost to you. There is nothing to join, nothing to download, no toolbars that slow down your computer, and your purchases are anonymous.
To make it even easier, we suggest adding the page to your favorites once you click this link, so that you can make sure to use it every time you shop.
As of May 2014, this program has generated over $2,500 in additional support for the work of Global Ministries.
Many congregations have promoted the Amazon Associate program on their websites and in their weekly newsletters, while others are using the program for purchasing Sunday School materials, novels for book clubs and study groups, and purchasing Bibles for newly baptized members. This allows congregations to integrate giving into their purchases without adding any additional costs. If you have any further questions about this opportunity, please contact Tom Morse.
You can also help Global Ministries in promoting this opportunity by clicking the photo below to share this opportunity on Facebook.
|Good Search & Good Shop|
GoodSearch is a search engine that donates a portion of their income from advertisements to charities. To get started, simply go to GoodSearch and sign up. It will show that you are supporting “Global Ministries – Disciples of Christ and United Church of Christ.” This small change helps Global Ministries walk with international partners as we work together in growing life giving ministries. Then you can either start your searches at GoodSearch.com or you can set GoodSearch as your default search engine in your browser.
Another option is to install the GoodSearch/GoodShop toolbar, which not only makes it easier to use GoodSearch, but also donates up to 20% of your online purchases to the work of Global Ministries – Simply click here and select “Download”
Ebay makes it easy for you to use your online auctions to support Global Ministries work. Simply start through this link, and you’ll have the option of donating a percentage of each sale to Global Ministries. So you can clean out the attic and support life giving ministries at the same time!
Many companies offer matching gift programs that will double or even triple your donation’s value. Simply check with your personnel/human resources offices to find out if your gift can be matched.
Once you have determined that your company matches donations to Global Ministries, simply obtain the appropriate matching gift verification form, and submit it to Global Ministries
P.O. Box 1986
Indianapolis, IN 46206
Attn: Office of Resource Development
Please be sure to complete the entire donor portion of the form and a copy of your gift receipt (if available). If you would like to designate the matching funds to a specific project, please indicate that on the form.
Remember that while many corporate matching gift programs do not double donations to houses of worship, many of them will match gifts to programs like Global Ministries that provide services on a nondiscriminatory basis to the greater community. Global Ministries does not limit services based on religion, race, sex, sexual orientation, age, nationality, or disability status. If your corporation has questions regarding the work of Global Ministries, please have them contact the Global Ministries Office of Resource Development (Gifts@dom.disciples.org or 317-713-2555).
If you have any further questions about this exciting opportunity to maximize the impact of your gift, please do not hesitate to contact the Global Ministries Office of Resource Development.
Donate just about any type of vehicle and show your support of Global Ministries! It is quick and easy, and in addition to supporting the work of Global Ministries it is tax-deductible.
You can submit the online form, or you can call 877-537-5277
After you have called or filled out the form, a Vehicle Donation Representative will schedule a pickup that convenient for you, as well as provide you with confirmation of your donation. The average pickup time is usually 24-48 hours from the time you contact them. Even if your car hasn’t run in years, don’t worry… they are equipped for towing too.
for more information view the FAQ.
A browser that supports iframes is required to view the donation form. Since your browser does not support iframes, click on the following link to donate your car or other vehicle: Donate Car