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We are pleased to announce that Susannah Carpenter, CPA, will begin her employment with The Foundation November 1, 2017 in the newly created position of Director of Finance and Administration. Susannah is a graduate of Virginia...

It is The Foundation’s goal to provide excellent service to the donors and ministries of the West Virginia Annual Conference. As one way of doing that, we have recently upgraded our online tools.

Online Giving...

On March 31, the United Methodist Foundation of West Virginia, Inc. awarded grants totaling $48,350 to several different programs and ministries around West Virginia. Foundation president, Jeff Taylor, says the Grants Committee meets quarterly to...

When through the deep waters I call thee to go,
The rivers of woe shall not thee overflow;...

On June 23, 2016, torrential storms brought one-day accumulated rainfall amounts of...

Do you have a Last Will and Testament?  While a surprising number of people find ways to procrastinate concerning this important step in estate planning, there are compelling reasons to get this task completed.  If you do not have a...

Planning for Endowment Growth

Once upon a time there was a lovely church set in the mountains of the West Virginia Annual Conference.  Its members were active ministers in the community, serving as Christ’s...

I give, devise, and bequeath the rest, residue and remainder of my estate…

This sentence contains two of the most common “legal triplets”—sets of synonyms that are frequently used in legal documents to express the same meaning as...