How can you donate and
There are many ways you can support the life and ministry of this congregation.
We thrive on the generosity of our members, who contribute their time, their talents, and their income. Our annual operating budget for 2019 is $469,000. This is funded almost entirely by the financial contributions of our members.
This enables us to continue serving our community in many ways: through innovative and meaningful worship; social and community-focused programs like our adult education lecture series, Toddler Time, and CPR training. Well also offer vital support to non-profit organizations in our community. To learn more about all that we do, check out our annual report below.
Ways you can donate:
You can now make a donation to FPCNV by clicking the image above. Our online giving program is hosted by the Presbyterian Foundation. The Foundation employs PCI Compliant security. None of your financial information will be stored on the church’s website.
Gifts of Stock
By giving an appreciated stock or fund you may receive the charitable contribution deduction AND avoid the capital gains tax that would be incurred if you sold the stock and sent in cash. The steps are simple and can be easily handled by your financial advisor. Please note: FPCNV does not provide tax advice, please consult your financial professional.
1) Notify Allie Fritsch in the Church Office of your gift by email at email@example.com.
2) Have your broker transfer stock to:
Charles Schwab and Co.
First Presbyterian Church of New Vernon #2049-1911
3) Instruct your broker to email Melissa at firstname.lastname@example.org to inform her when the securities are transferred.
You can contribute to our weekly collection during morning worship, or drop off a check made out to "First Presbyterian Church of New Vernon" at the church office.