The Northwest United Methodist Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Contributions are tax-deductible to the extent allowable by law. The Foundation’s tax identification number is 91-6069105. If you have any questions about donations, please get in touch with us at (800) 488-4179 or


Contributions can be made by mailing a check to:

Northwest United Methodist Foundation
PO Box 656
Cashmere, WA 98815


Gift of Stocks

If your stock is held in a brokerage account, your broker can transfer your gift electronically. They will need the following information:

  • Receiving broker: Fidelity Investments (1-800-544-9311)

  • Northwest United Methodist Foundation Account Number: x64984682

  • DTC Transfer No: 0226

When your stock is received in our account, unfortunately, we do not receive any information that identifies you as the donor. Therefore we kindly ask that you please alert us in advance about the stock and number of shares you plan to donate. You may notify us by emailing or calling (800) 488-4179. Be sure to provide your name and address so that we may acknowledge your gift with a receipt.

Ira rollover gifts

If you are over age 70.5, you can donate funds from your traditional IRA to the Foundation. Simply call the custodian of the IRA at the number listed on your statements and request that a distribution be made directly to our organization. The custodian will cut a check and mail it to us. You will not be liable for income tax on this gift. In addition, you can count up to $100,000 per year in charitable giving towards your required minimum distribution.

Donor Advised Funds

The Foundation’s tax ID number is 91-6069105.
Our contact person for donor advised funds is Tom Wilson, Executive Director.
Our mailing address is PO Box 656, Cashmere, WA 98815.

A donor advised fund is a type of giving program that allows the donor to combine the most favorable tax benefits with the flexibility to easily support Northwest United Methodist Foundation. Contributions are tax-deductible and any investment growth in the donor advised fund is tax-free.


Match Your Gift

Your employer may match your donation to the Foundation. Don’t miss this opportunity to make twice the impact with your gift. Contact your human resources department for more information on your company’s matching gift program.


Legacy Giving

When you name the Northwest United Methodist Foundation in your will or trust or as a beneficiary of a retirement plan, saving account, or life insurance policy, you ensure that the Foundation has the resources necessary to support local church ministries for years to come. To learn more, check out our online Planned Giving tools or give us a call at (800) 488-4179.


Memorial and Tribute Gifts

The Foundation welcomes gifts made in honor of loved ones and special occasions. When you make a gift in honor of a loved one, they are notified in the manner you wish. We are grateful to accept gifts for a variety of occasions, including: Weddings, Graduations, Birthdays, Christmas, Anniversaries, and Memorials.