Giving & Information from Finance
ZUMC is a gateway of good throughout Zionsville, Boone County, the Indianapolis area as well as around the world. In a given week there are so many great organizations that use ZUMC as their home to connect with children, youth, adults, seniors as well as non-believers. Please consider supporting ZUMC to help spread the word of God throughout our community and around the world and help support the various missions you and we are passionate about.
To contact our Accounting Manager, please email Shellody Brenton at firstname.lastname@example.org.
2018-2019 Narrative Budget
Zionsville UMC has received a gift of $500,000. This gift is to initiate several endowments or "Enduring Gifts." Endowments are funds where income earned from gifts is used in ministry. For example: A $100,000 endowment earning 5% would give ZUMC $5,000 each year. Our donors have asked to "seed" several areas for endowment. The categories of our are as follows:
$100,000 - Indiana Children's Home
$100,000 - Fletcher Place Community Center
$50,000 - Indianapolis Ten Point Coalition
$50,000 - Mission Guatemala
$50,000 - ZUMC Facilities
$50,000 - ZUMC Traditional Worship (June Edison Fund)
$50,000 - ZUMC Youth Leader Fund
$25,000 - Robert's Park Outreach Program
$25,000 - United Methodist Committee on Relief (UMCOR)
Additionally, the donor will match anyone giving to these funds, dollar for dollar, up to another $250,000. We are grateful to God for the generosity of this donor and we encourage you to add your gifts as well. If you would like to contribute to one of these areas, please contact the church office (317-873-2623).
Givelify is the church's portal portal for online giving and you can donate through your mobile app, or here. The church does absorb the 2.9% transaction fee for your donation, so please take this into consideration in your giving. Givelify accepts Visa, MasterCard and Discover. American Express is not currently an option.
Direct Debit Process (Automatic Withdrawal)
You are invited to participate in a Direct Debit process for your giving to the church. This process will move your contribution from your checking account to the church account automatically each month. This is a convenience offer to you and your family and a benefit to the church as it provides a more consistent income for ministry each month.
If you are interested, please download and complete the application here, attach a voided check from your account, sign and date at the appropriate place and return to Jen Dell, Financial Secretary.
Your application must be received by the first of the month in which you wish to begin direct debit to Zionsville United Methodist Church. Applications received during the month will begin deductions the following month. All debit transfers will be performed the 21st of each month.
If you have further questions or concerns, please contact Jen Dell at 317-873-2623 or email
Thank you for your gifts to the ministry and mission of ZUMC.
Gifts of Stock
If you wish to donate stock to the church, we do have an account set with Stifel Financial Corp. into which we do electronic transfers so you do not have to handle individual certificates. The following is the information needed to do the electronic transfer.