What Is it?

The Foundation grants program offers seed money to UM churches and agencies to encourage new and expanded ministries.

Here are some dates and timelines regarding our process:


  • Grant applications due mid-September
  • Grant process and site visits: October – early November
  • Grant awards approved by Board at its December meeting
  • Award letters send after Board meeting
  • Grant Awards Reception January


Our guidelines describe details of the program and process.  The Foundation announces details of its program in July or August annually. Please return to this page for details and a copy of the application during the summer months.

Grant application for 2014/2015 process