Giving Options

There are many ways to share our time and our abilities at First Church.  Sharing our resources through our pledges, offerings, and special gifts is an important element of our stewardship as members and friends of this congregation.

Give Online
Gifts to First Church can be accepted at any time with online giving.  Using PayPal or Vanco allows you to give specific dollar amounts securely.
Please see the  section for PayPal at the bottom left of this page or  log in to Vanco using the link below and create a profile for your First Church online giving.

Click here: Vanco

Give by Check
Checks can be made payable to First United Methodist Church.  Place your gift in the Sunday offering or mail it to the church office.
First United Methodist Church
Attn: Financial Secretary
232 S. York Street
Elmhurst, Illinois 60126

Give Stock
Should you wish to transfer securities to benefit First Church, Please contact the church administrator (630-834-2440 or with the name of the stock and the number of shares when you are ready to make a transfer.  The link above will direct you to the United Methodist Foundation of Northern Illinois website and detail how you may make your gift.
United Methodist Foundation of the
Northern Illinois Conference, Inc.
77 West Washington Street, Suite 1820
Chicago, Illinois 60602
Phone: 312-334-0704 • Fax: 312-346-9730
The transfers do not directly come to First United Methodist and do not identify the donor’s name.  So that we may acknowledge your gift, please be sure to notify the church office.

Thank You!