Easter and Holy Week Resources 2021

We are blessed to serve and partner with pastors and churches throughout the AWF Conference. As a small thank you, please feel free to download and use these resources in your church for Easter and Holy Week. These Easter and Holy Week resources can be used to promote your worship experience whether online, at your church […]

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Loans Created with Churches and Ministries in Mind

“Trinity United Methodist Church’s facilities needed upgrades to make our space more effective for ministry in the 21st century. Church members generously gave and pledged $1.2 million dollars to remodel our church buildings. The Alabama-West Florida United Methodist Development Fund provided the loan that enabled us to complete our remodeling. Terri Turner and the AL-West […]

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Generosity Matters | Winter 2021

The Rish Family Scholarship Trust: An Inspiring Legacy We are blessed to have many generous and faithful Methodists across our conference, as well as past and present members of our Board of Directors, who seek to invest in the education of both ministerial and lay students. Two such individuals are Billy Joe and Carol Rish. Married […]

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The Rish Family Scholarship Trust: An Inspiring Legacy

We are blessed to have many generous and faithful Methodists across our conference, as well as past and present members of our Board of Directors, who seek to invest in the education of both ministerial and lay students. Two such individuals are Billy Joe and Carol Rish. Married for 50 years, both Billy Joe and […]

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Giving Through an IRA Rollover in the New Year

Leaving a legacy of generosity begins with a daily choice to be generous not only with your assets but with your time, talents, gifts, service, and witness. Part of your legacy includes thoughtful consideration and planning of your estate, for your beneficiaries, and knowing what options are available to you. Your legacy can also include […]

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Our Ministries to Individuals

Legacy Gifts Consulting We offer one on one meetings with individuals who are looking to do something generous for their church. We provide a variety of legacy and planned giving options and can help you plan and set up these gifts to accomplish your specific goals for leaving a legacy in your church. Learn more […]

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Our Ministries to Churches

Investment Services Our investment services are uniquely created for managing church and agency funds. The Foundation staff assists in developing a custom investment plan for each participating organization or donor. Learn more Fund Administration Services We provide trust fund accounting, regular disbursements, all other fiduciary administration services and report this information to you on easy […]

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Fall 2020 Zoom Board Meeting

We are incredibly grateful for the leadership and dedication of our Board of Directors and AWF Conference District Superintendents that continue to further the mission and vision of the Foundation. We are looking forward to new things in 2021 and beyond for our Methodist and historically Methodist churches!

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What You Need to Know about the Second Draw of PPP Loans

Second Draw of PPP Loans During the difficulties of the pandemic in 2020 and those that continue into 2021, the announcement of Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loans were a blessing to many churches and organizations. Through the Consolidated Appropriations Act (CAA), PPP loans are once again available as of January 11, 2021, with a total […]

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2020 Year End Giving Resources

Everyone has something to give, but it can be hard to know what to give and what options are available. As well as addressing needs that arose from COVID-19, the CARES Act includes tax incentives only available in 2020 to encourage charitable giving. These year end giving resources are a great way to promote generosity and […]

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