ways to give


You can make a tax-deductible gift to Aldersgate online via PayPal. Additional details are listed on our Donate page.

Please note: A processing fee, which is not tax deductible, will be applied to your transaction for PayPal, Text Giving and Stock Donations.

For more information, please email Kevin Botbyl or call 302-478-2575 ext. 114.

text giving

A simple and convenient way to make a contribution to Aldersgate at any time and from anywhere.

To begin using text giving, there is a one-time registration form online to set up your giving information.


  • Send a text to 302-213-3390 with your contribution amount.
  • You will receive a response with the link to the online registration form.
  • Fill out the information on the registration form using a debit or credit card.
  • Receive the confirmation "Your giving was successful".
  • Your name will accompany your contribution to our Treasurer for your records.

Please note, there is a fee of $0.49 plus 2.9% for each transaction, or $1.06 per $20 given through this service. You may consider adding this fee to your contribution to offset the fee to Aldersgate.

stock donations

If you wish to donate stock to Aldersgate, please download and fill out the Stock Donation Form.

recurring giving

To set up a recurring draft contribution from a checking or savings account, download and fill out the

Completed forms should be mailed to:

Aldersgate UMC
Attention Treasurer
2313 Concord Pike
Wilmington, DE 19803