give to the gathering

We are blessed by your commitment to support the ministries of The Gathering! Thanks to your generosity, lives are being changed, Middletown is being healed, and God's kingdom is growing, one precious life at a time.There are many safe and easy ways to donate...


*  PayPal -- Just click on the "Donate" button to the right to give using your own credit card or PayPal account. You may choose a one-time   

    payment or monthly recurring amount.

*  Check -- You can drop it off on Sunday or mail it to PO Box 30, Middletown, OH 45042.

*  Bank Autopay -- This is very useful for those of you giving a monthly amount.

*  Online Payment -- Also an easy process to make a donation through your bank's online program.


Here's the information you'll need:   The Gathering United Methodist Church

                                                      31 S. Clinton Street, Middletown, OH 45044

                                                      (513) 217-5131

Donate to The Gathering When You Shop at Kroger
Kroger Rewards Program

  • Visit krogercommunityrewards.com and register your Kroger Plus Card. Click on sign in/register and follow the prompts.

  • Designate the Gathering as the recipient (Our Number is #62946) and anytime you shop using your Kroger Plus Card, the church will receive a donation. This does not subtract from your personal points earned.

  • Don't have a Kroger Plus Card? Stop by your local store and sign up at the customer service desk. And, remember to re-enroll in the program each year. Call 1-866-221-4141 for more information about your enrollment.

Does Your Employer Offer Matching Gifts?
It's another great way to Change Lives by enabling the ministry to spread the Love and message of Jesus Christ! Check with your employer to see if they offer matching gifts for your charitable donation.

Ask your employer for a matching gifts form. Include the form with your donation to the Gathering. We will sign it and do the rest.  Numerous employers will match your donation, double it, and sometimes triple it. The following companies offer Matching Gifts!

American Express
ATK
BearingPoint
Bell South  
Citigroup/Smith Barney
Dominion (Power Co.)
Fidelity Cares
General Electric
General Motors
Hewlett-Packard
Hobart FEG
Illinois Tool Works (ITW)
Johns Manville
Lexis Nexis
Mead/Westvaco
Merrill Lynch
Met Life  
New York Life Insurance 
Northwestern Mutual Life Ins.
Reynolds and Reynolds
Robbins-Giola LLC
SAIC
The Berry Company  
Time Warner
Wachovia
Walmart/Sam's
Wellpoint