Welcome to the Missouri United Methodist Foundation

Since 1967 the Foundation has been a financial resource for United Methodist churches, individuals, and related agencies and institutions throughout Missouri. We hope this site is another resource that helps YOU make a positive difference.

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Create a Gift Annuity Today!

“In these times of low interest rates, gift annuities make sense for many folks over age 60,” states David P. Atkins, Executive Director of the Missouri United Methodist Foundation.  “A gift annuity ensures a meaningful gift to the church along with tax savings and increased current cash-flow for the...

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Clergy Benefits Academy

Event: Clergy Benefits Academy, hosted by the General Board – Pension and Health Benefits Date: October 24-26, 2016 Location: Hilton Branson Convention Center Hotel The Missouri United Methodist Foundation will reimburse you for 2 nights of hotel room in the Hilton Branson Convention Center Hotel. Register here for the Academy and reserve your hotel room....

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At last, federal legislation was passed at the end of 2015 making the IRA direct charitable rollover gift option permanent.  Now, each year, persons over age 70 ½ may make gifts to charity directly from individual retirement accounts (IRAs) without including the distribution as personal income, but counting the...

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