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 (MAUMF).

BEFORE you begin:

Obtain a  template for the Letter of Authorization to use in communicating information to your Agent from the DUMC Church Office or phone, 202-333-7212 


(1) Both you AND your agent MUST NOTIFY the MAUMF representative listed below to avoid this transaction being delayed or denied.

Tracy Brown, Foundation Operations Manager, Mid Atlantic United Methodist Foundation

610-666-9090 X1012

(2) Also...Notify Dumbarton Church Administrator, Melany Burrill, of the purpose of the gift (pledge fulfillment, capital reserves, endowment, etc.) by email, or phone, 202-333-7212. Emailing a copy of the letter of authorization is recommended.

(3) Have your agent 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

 NOTE:  The name of Dumbarton United Methodist Church must be given as the recipient of the funds



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