How to donate

Thank you for giving

At Dumbarton, we give as an expression of our worship.  We are called to challenge ourselves to support our community life, social justice, education, and human rights. Your generosity helps support our tangible efforts, as we are drawn together in this historic place by the love of God in Christ, seeking to be a joyful, inclusive community of mutual caring, intelligent faith, and committed service to heal a broken world.

Click here to make an online donation
        Make one-time or recurring gifts
        Support the capital campaign
        Give in honor or memory of a friend or loved one
        Pay for use of our historic building
        Fulfill your pledge

Send a check
        Make your check payable to Dumbarton United Methodist Church         
        and mail to:
        Dumbarton United Methodist Church
        3133 Dumbarton Street NW
        Washington, DC 20007

Create a matching gift with your employer
        It’s easy to find out if your employer offers a Matching Gift
        Program. Speak to your employer (usually the Human Resources
       department) and request their matching gift form. Email your form
       to or send to the above address.

Transfer appreciated stock

To avoid paying capital gains on appreciated stock, you can transfer it directly to Dumbarton UMC through the Mid Atlantic United Methodist Foundation. Here are the three steps to follow:

(1) Arrange the transfer as follows:
Bank of New York
DTC Participant Acct # 901
          Fulton Financial Advisors, NA Acct # 092651
          For Further Credit to:  MID-ATL UM FDN Clearing Acct # 60F010015
(2) Contact Tracy Brown, Foundation Operations Manager
610-666-9090 X7012

(3) Notify our Church Administrator, Melany Burrill, of the purpose of the gift (pledge fulfillment, capital reserves, endowment, etc) by email, or phone, 202-333-7212.

To include Dumbarton UMC in your will or tithe a portion of your retirement account. provide your attorney or broker with the following information:
Dumbarton United Methodist Church
3313 Dumbarton Street NW
Washington DC 20007
Tax ID: 52-6039125

Please inform the chair(s) of the Stewardship Committee of your designation, so we can honor you as a member of the Legacy Society.

*Dumbarton United Methodist Church is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. All donations are tax deductible to the fullest extent of the law. Tax ID: 52-6039125