How to Donate

At Dumbarton, we give as an expression of our worship. We are called to challenge ourselves to support our community life, education, and social justice and human rights missions. 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.

Thank you for giving!


Make one-time or recurring gifts.
Support the church’s capital campaign.
Give in honor or memory of a friend or loved one.
Pay for the upkeep of our historic building.
Fulfill your pledge.


Make your check payable to Dumbarton United Methodist Church and mail to:

Dumbarton UMC
3133 Dumbarton St., NW
Washington, DC, 20007


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 Mail address.

Transfer Appreciated Stock

For the Letter of Authorization you’ll need to use in communicating information to your Agent, obtain a template from the DUMC Church Office by submitting the contact form or phoning 202-333-7212.

BEFORE you begin:

(1) To avoid having this transaction delayed or denied, both you AND your agent must notify the MAUMF representative listed below:

Tracy Brown, Foundation Operations Manager, Mid Atlantic United Methodist Foundation phone number is 267-449-0577, and her 
e-mail is


(2) Also…notify Melany Burrill, Dumbarton’s Church Administrator, of the purpose of the gift (pledge fulfillment, capital reserves, endowment, etc.) by email at or phone at 202-333-7212. We recommend e-mailing her a copy of the letter of authorization.

(3) Have your agent arrange the transfer to:

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 to tithe a portion of your retirement account, provide your attorney or broker the following information:

Dumbarton United Methodist Church
3313 Dumbarton Street NW
Washington DC 20007
Tax ID: Contact for information.

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

Please indicate whether funds are for Pledge, Capital Campaign, Endowment or other, so funds can be properly assigned.   *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: Contact for information.

Thank you for giving!

Dumbarton's Annual Stewardship Campaign

In gratitude of God’s gifts and to support Dumbarton’s mission and ministries, here is my/our 2024 pledge!