ELECTRONIC GIVING

Electronic Giving at UMC Webster

UMC Webster offers electronic giving  options via a website, texting giving via your phone, and kiosk based giving at the church. 

UMC Webster uses EasyTithe.com to provide these electronic giving services.  EasyTithe.com is a a reliable, fully supported, secure service used by UMC Webster for over ten years.

Online Giving

Donations can be entered on the EasyTithe web site.

CLICK TO GO TO EASYTITHE ONLINE GIVING

Getting Started:

  • Would you like to give without setting up a donor account? Click “Quick Give”.
  • First Time Donor? Click “First Time” and setup your Donor Profile.
  • Already a registered donor? Simply enter your Email and Password.
  • Forget your password? Click “Forgot Password”.

Setting Up Your Donor Profile:

  • Enter your email address and password.
  • Password must be at least 8 characters and must contain a combination of letters and numbers.
  • Remember these login credentials! You will need them to access your Donor Profile.

One Time Gift – Cards:

  • Login by entering your email address and password.
  • Select which fund you would like to donate to from the drop down list.
  • Enter your donation amount.
  • Add your card information and billing details.
  • Click “Submit” to process your donation.

One Time Gift – eChecks:

  • Login by entering your email address and password
  • Select to “Use Check” located at the top right of your screen or select ACH/eCheck from the drop down menu
  • Select which fund you would like to donate to from the drop down list
  • Enter your donation amount
  • Add your bank account information
  • Click “Authorize” to submit donation

Automatic Recurring Donations – Cards:

  • Login by entering your email address and password
  • Select “Scheduled Giving” on the left hand navigation
  • Select which fund you would like to donate to from the drop down list
  • Enter your donation amount
  • Select the frequency, number of installment and start date
  • Add your card information and billing details
  • Click “Activate Schedule” to start your recurring donation schedule

Automatic Recurring Donations – eChecks:

  • Login by entering your email address and password
  • Select “Scheduled Giving” on the left hand navigation
  • Click on the Use Check icon
  • Select which fund you would like to donate to from the drop-down list
  • Enter your donation amount
  • Enter the routing number and account number in the designated boxes
  • Select the frequency, number of installment and start date
  • Add your Bank Name and State and chose the Account Type (checking or savings)
  • Click “Authorize” to start your recurring donation schedule.

TExting Giving

Donations can be entered on your mobile phone.

TO INITIATE TEXTING GIVING CALL:
585-735-0335 

Texting – Giving Instructions– securely via your phone:

  1. Text Giving – securely via your phone
  2. Text the amount you would like to give to the UMC Webster church’s designated texting number 585-735-0335.
  3. If you are a first time, text-giving donor you will be prompted to visit a secure URL.
  4. Once you click the registration link, you will enter your credit or debit card information.
  5. At this point your donation will process.
  6. You will see a confirmation text showing your donation and registration were successful.

Tips for Text-Giving Donations:

  • If you text “Funds” you will receive a reply text including a list of the fund names they can choose to donate to.
  • If you text the amount + fund name– the funds will be attributed to that fund name. (Ex: $10 Building)
  • If the fund name you texted does not match- you will receive a message with a list of fund names for you to choose from. Respond with the number of the correlating fund.
  • If you text “Help” you will receive a reply text that states: “To give enter the amount you want to give, such as 100. You can also give to a specific fund by typing it after your amount, such as 100 building fund”.
  • If you text “Reset” you will receive a reply text that states: “Saved card information successfully removed. Please register your card information again when making your next gift by texting an amount to this number.

Kiosk Giving

Donations can be entered on the Kiosk located in the church Narthex.

Kiosk Giving – securely using the Kiosk located in the back of the Narthex

  1. Select the “Give Now” option to donate to a particular fund.
  2. Select the particular fund you want your donation to go to.
  3. Enter the amount of the donation in the “Amount” field. *To add additional comments to your gift enter it in the “Notes” field.
  4. Select “Give Now”. *To change the budget chosen, select “Change Budget”.
  5. Select “Process Payment” or if you want to add more to your donation select “Add More to Gift”.
  6. Swipe your card with the stripe facing down in the card reader to the right.
  7. Enter your email address and select “Process Donation” to submit your donation, or click “Cancel Donation” to cancel.
  8. Enter any additional contact information and select “Save Information”, or select “Skip”
  9. A prompt will appear saying “Your Gift was Successful”, click “Ok”.

Register for an Event

  1. Select “Event Registration”.
  2. Select which event you want to register for.
  3. Enter all the information listed on the form.
  4. Select “Submit Registration