Online Giving FAQ

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Is the online giving system secure?
Yes. The online giving system complies with all PCI data security requirements and is tested by SecurityMetrics to ensure it continues to comply.

Can I choose how the donation is used?
Yes. We will be offering the option to choose specific funds to donate to in the near future. Available options will be shown on the donation page. Simply fill out the desired donation amount in the box next to the fund to which you would like to contribute.

Do I have to create an account to donate?
Yes. Creating an account allows you to receive an email confirmation of your transaction. This also will simplify your giving and allow you to complete your transaction faster should you choose to make another donation in the future.

Do I have to set-up a recurring donation to donate online or can I give just once?
No. You can give one time, multiple times or you can set up an automated recurring gift to be charged/withdrawn on a weekly or monthly frequency.

What is a recurring donation?
A recurring donation is a donation set up to occur automatically on a regularly scheduled basis.

What are the benefits of setting up a recurring donation?
– Reduces check writing for frequent donors
– Allows donations to continue uninterrupted during absences
– Allows donations to be spread out over time
– Reduces administrative costs for organizations
– Consumes fewer resources than paper check processing

Will I receive a receipt for an online donation?
Yes. You will receive an email receipt of your transaction a few minutes after you complete your donation. The online gift will also be included in your year-end statement from the church.

 

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