BUILDING, GROUNDS, AND FURNISHINGS SUPPORT ENDOWMENT FUNDS 

“A Great Place to Worship. A Great Place to Serve.” 

The Building Support Funds provide support for the church’s furnishings and interior designs, building, equipment, and property enhancements while ensuring that improvements reflect the mission of the Church, its history, and values. Maintaining and improving our facilities, equipment, and grounds provide a welcoming and functional space for the ministries and missions of our church, and for the organizations that utilize our facilities and parking lots. The funds support on-going initiatives to improve the safety, accessibility, and energy efficiency of our church facilities.

BUILDING ENDOWMENT FUND Your donation provides support to projects designed to improved, maintain, and care for the church’s building, grounds, and equipment. The Trustees approve grants for this fund.

STARR-WINGFIELD FURNISHINGS FUND Your donation provides support for maintaining and improving furnishings and interior design of rooms within the church’s facilities. The Trustees approve grants from this fund.

LEGACY FUND Although the Legacy Fund is an unrestricted endowment fund that addresses many church needs, its primary support has gone to major church repairs, property insurance and capital improvements. The Trustees consult with Church Council prior to approving grants from the Legacy Fund.

STAINED GLASS PRESERVATION FUND  This fund helps to preserve and restore the magnificent and inspiring stained glass windows of First Church.
 
CHURCH ACQUISITION, EXPANSION DEVELOPMENT AND MAINTENANCE FUND  
- your donation to this fund will be used for acquiring, expanding, developing and /or maintaining the Church's principal place of worship in Franklin County, Ohio.
 
SAM GORDON PLAYGROUND FUND - Donations to this fund will be used to maintain the children's playground on the west side of the church.  
 
JOHANNES LANDSCAPE MAINTENANCE FUND - Provides maintenance support for the church grounds and equipment. 
 
Past uses of these Funds:
  • Installation of an energy efficient hot water heater for the kitchen dishwasher (Building Endowment Fund)
  • New Church Parlor furnishings (Starr-Wingfield Furnishings Fund)
  • Improved safety and accessibility by installing handrails on church steps (Building Endowment Fund)

MAKE A GIFT TO ONE OF THESE FUNDS TODAY BY COMPLETING THE ENDOWMENT FUND GIVING FORM AND RETURNING IT WITH YOUR CHECK TO 444 E. BROAD ST. COLUMBUS OHIO 43215.

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