Your Financial Support
But just as you excel in everything – in faith, in speech, in knowledge, in complete earnestness and in your love for us – see that you also excel in this grace of giving. – 2 Corinthians 8:7 and 9:7.
At Knox your support is highly appreciated and the goal is to continue being good stewards of your gifts entrusted to us.
Making a Donation…What Ministries or programs can I Support?
You may designate your gift to one or all of the following Knox United Church ministries:
Knox Ministry General Fund – Support Knox United Church local ministry programs and the general operations of the church.
Mission and Service Fund – Support the United Church of Canada mission projects locally and throughout the world.
Benevolent Fund – Caring and sharing for those in immediate needs
Memorial Fund – Make a donation in memory of a loved one
Heritage Fund –
Ways to give financially
We have multiple ways that you can give financially to the ministries of Knox United Church.
A. Donate Online Now
Make your secure donation online to Knox United Church now by clicking here.
Gifts of $20 or more will be issued a tax receipt.
B. Offering during Worship Service
Traditionally, an offering is accepted during each of our Sunday Worship services. An Offering plate will be passed around and Offering envelopes are available in the pew racks. You may note how to apply your offering on your check or on the envelope.
C. Pre Authorized Remittance (PAR)
PAR is recommended as it provides automatic Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT) from your bank account. This option gives you the ability to set-up recurring contributions and to view the history of your donation and is an effective way for you to provide steady, ongoing support to our ministries.
Sign up now for PAR by contacting the church office.
• You can contact us anytime to cancel or alter your payments details.
• Your commitment helps Knox to plan ahead in order to keep our programs going.
Offer a Tribute Gift
A donation to a cause is the perfect way to recognize a special occasion, or to honour someone or their memory. We will send a card on your behalf to the person or family member you indicate, acknowledging your thoughtfulness.
Planned Charitable Gift
Your planned gift will create a lasting legacy and help to run vital programs that support the various ministries at Knox.
Your donation of securities or mutual fund shares is the most efficient way to make your charitable gift as capital gains tax does not apply. Therefore, you will receive a higher value charitable tax receipt and will receive a larger portion of your donation.
You can support our work through your financial and estate plans with gifts of:
• Gift Annuities
• Bequest of cash or property
• Charitable Remainder Trusts
• Endowment Funds
• Life insurance
• Registered Retirement Savings Plans (RRSP) /RRIF)
• Stocks or Securities
Benefits to you:
• Immediate Tax Savings by giving today
• Tax and Probate Savings for your Estate not otherwise available.
Benefits to Knox:
• providing resources for future generations
• providing major capital in case of emergencies.
Your planned gift will help keep the ministry at Knox continue to support future generations. If you have already named Knox as a beneficiary in your Will, please let us know.
Give by mail – Send a Check via postal service to:
Knox United Church
2569 Midland Avenue
ON. M1S 1R1
For more information on any of the above options, or any questions regarding our financial status, please contact the Finance Committee Chair at (416) 293-4424, or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Knox United Church is a Charitable organization registered (Reg. # 118986314RR0001) in Canada.
Your charitable gifts are eligible for Canadian tax deductions and you will receive a statement acknowledging your gift on an annual basis during the month of January.