“Religion that God our Father accepts as pure and faultless is this: to look after orphans and widows in their distress and to keep oneself from being polluted by the world.” – James 1:27
A gift of cash is a convenient way for you to make an impact in the lives of GGCC children. You can designate your gift or allow GGCC the flexibility to use your gift where most needed.
Simply set up a one-time gift or recurring gifts through your financial institution.
Some employers offer matching gift programs, so you may be able to double or even triple your donation to GGCC through donation-matching options, including monetary donations to match employees’ volunteer hours. Please contact your employer’s Human Resource Department to complete their matching gift program form. If you need assistance, please let us know, we would be happy to walk you through the process.
Gethsemane Garden Christian Centre
Federal EIN: 02-0545717
If you have a life insurance policy that has outlasted its original purpose, consider making Gethsemane Garden Christian Centre Advisory Board Inc. the owner and/or beneficiary of your insurance policy.
With prayerful consideration and tax-saving tools, a Planned Gift (sometimes known as a Legacy Gift) may help you multiply the impact of your donation beyond your lifetime.
A bequest is one of the easiest planned gifts to make. A bequest is a written statement in the donors will directing that speciﬁc assets, or a percentage of the estate, are to be transferred to the charity at the donor’s death. With the help of your financial advisor, you can include language in your will or trust specifying a gift be made to family, friends and/or Gethsemane Garden Christian Centre as part of your estate plan.
Please let us know if you have already included GGCC as a beneficiary of your estate plan. We would like to hear from you, so we can include you in our Legacy Council and express our gratitude. Contact Us
Honor the memory and continue the legacy of a loved one by making a gift in their name. Please indicate who the gift is in memory of and if you would like us to inform their family. If it is your family member, please let us know of your loss so we can join you in prayer. Please feel free to use the following verbiage in their obituary or memorial service pamphlet: “In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Gethsemane Garden Christian Centre, P.O. Box 713, Matthews, NC 28106
Simply click here and complete our online donation form. Your gift will be processed quickly and safely using a secure server. Make a one-time gift or setup recurring gift using your debit or credit card.
You can mail check or money order. Please indicate your designation on the memo line or in a letter to us.
Gethsemane Garden Christian Centre
P.O. Box 713
Matthews, NC 28106
Appreciated securities, including stocks, bonds, and mutual funds, are some of the non-cash gifts you can give. Without any obligation on your part, we are happy to help you with any questions or concerns you may have. If you have any questions about gifting, please contact Pamela Baxter, Development Manager, pamela@GGCCKenya.org
Donating part or all your unused retirement assets such as a gift from your IRA, 401(k), 403(b), pension or other tax-deferred plan is an excellent way to make a donation to our organization. For example, if you’re 70 ½ or older, you can direct gifts – up to $100,00 annually – from your IRA to qualified charitable organizations without owing any income tax on the distribution. Additionally, you can also use your qualified charitable donation to meet all, or part of your IRA’s required minimum distribution (RMD) for the year.
Contact Pamela Baxter, Development Manager, pamela@GGCCKenya.org
Make your traditional gift-giving occasions particularly meaningful by speaking up to help GGCC children have healthier, happier futures. Whether it is Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, a birthday, a wedding, an anniversary, graduation, or another special occasion, ask those who are celebrating with you to give to GGCC in lieu of gifts. If you would like us to mail them a gift notification letter, please include their contact information. The amount of the gift will not be disclosed.
One automatic way to financially benefit GGCC without any additional cost to you is to designate GGCC as your online shopping beneficiary through Amazon Smile, credit cards, etc. GGCC will receive a portion of sales on eligible purchases.