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Giving to Asbury

Asbury is pleased to offer several convenient, secure giving methods. Consider taking advantage of these options as you give to Asbury.

As always, we ask that you contact your tax advisor for professional advice before making these donations. Thank you for considering Asbury in your charitable giving. Contact Denise Jeter in the finance office at or at 918.392.1137 for further information.

1. Electronic Giving
Online e-check – This is a secure, safe and convenient way to contribute to Asbury either one time or to create a recurring giving pattern through www.myasburytulsa.org. You can give from a checking or savings account and there are no fees associated with online giving.

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Text to Give - This is a fast and convenient way to safely contribute to Asbury as a one time gift.  Text the word asburygive to 73256.  Follow the prompts on your device.

Online bill-pay - Many individuals set up Asbury in their online banking bill-pay service for their giving. When using this method, you can note your account as "Tithe,” “General Fund,” “Mission Possible” or other specific designation. Use Asbury’s address: 6767 South Mingo Road, Tulsa, OK 74133. Make sure your online banking service includes your name and address on the check to receive proper contribution credit.

2. In Person or By Mail
Offering and envelopes are available in the pews, main office, resource area and Guest Services desks for your contributions to Asbury. Please make your check payable to Asbury UMC and drop it in the offering plate passed during each service, or you may use the secure drop box at the south Guest Services desk. When giving cash, clearly write your name and mailing address on the outside of the envelope to receive contribution credit for your gift. You may also mail these contributions to Asbury, attn. Denise Jeter, financial secretary.

If you are interested in receiving offering envelopes or would like to discontinue receiving offering envelopes, please contact Denise Jeter, financial secretary, at 918.392.1137.

3. Stock Gifts

Appreciated stock is a tax advantageous way to give to Asbury. For questions about stock and other non-cash gifts, contact Denise Jeter at 918.392.1137. If you wish to transfer appreciated stock, it must be transferred by Friday, December 30.

4. Memorials and Honorariums
Memorial and honorarium donations may be made through Asbury. When making a contribution this way, please note on the check the name of the deceased or the name of the person being honored.

Make your check payable to Asbury and mail to:
6767 South Mingo Road
Tulsa, OK 74133

Asbury will send an acknowledgement to both the donor and the family of the deceased (or honoree, if it is an honorarium), so please include the two addresses with your check. Please contact Denise Jeter, financial secretary, at 918.392.1137 if you have any questions. 
 
5. Special Charitable Donations of IRA Assets

Donors that are 70.5 or older are allowed special charitable donations of individual retirement account (IRA) assets. If you wish to take advantage of this provision, please contact your tax advisor with any questions.