The Memorial Spiritualist Church
307 West 37th Street Norfolk, VA 23508-3702
Buy A Brick Fundraiser has begun. This fundraiser is to help pave our parking lot, HVAC replacement and needed future improvements. Click here to order online or download an order form. If you want to help with these projects but not buy a brick, please click the Donate button to make your donation.
Support Memorial Spiritualist Church
Would you like to be part of expanding the light of Spiritualism throughout our community. You can do that by making a donation to help us fulfill the teaching of our principles expressed in the Declaration of Principles.
Your tax-deductible gift will help expand the knowledge of and accessibility to Spiritualism: the Science, Philosophy and Religion of continuous life, based upon the demonstrated fact of communication by means of mediumship, with those who live in the Spirit World.
Memorial Spiritualist Church depends of the generosity of individuals like you to be able to keep the doors open and service the community.
There are many ways that you can make a donation or you can support us by attending our ongoing events as well as learn more about the practice and traditions of Spiritualism.
Always remember that every donation is blessed so that it will multiply for both the giver and the receiver.
Ways to Give
Cash, check or credit is the simplest form of gift to make. This gift entitles you to the largest tax deduction possible: up to 50 percent of your adjusted gross income for the year, with a five-year carry-over of excess deductions. Here is the simplest way-Click the link below.
Matching Gifts: Will your employer match your gift to Memorial Spiritualist Church? Many people who make charitable donations are unaware that their gift may be eligible for matching funds from their employer. Companies often match employee gifts to nonprofit organizations. Matching Gifts are a way to leverage your gift. Companies often match your gift dollar for dollar and your donation record will be soft credited for the amount received from the Matching Gift Company.
Securities or stocks held more than one year and that have increased in value make extremely effective gifts. The donor is entitled to deductions for the fair market value of the stock on the date of the gift, plus you pay no tax on the capital gain value of the gift shares.
A bequest is a provision in your will naming Memorial Spiritualist Church as a recipient of a part of your estate. It is flexible and easy. A bequest may be for a specific dollar amount, a percentage or fraction of your estate, or it may take the form of a trust.
Life Income Agreements (charitable trusts, pooled income funds, etc.) could be used as a way of sheltering assets that pay income for life to you or anyone you name, with future benefit to Memorial Spiritualist Church.
Retirement Funds naming Memorial Spiritualist Church as a beneficiary of all or part of an IRA or qualified retirement plan.
Any and all donations are used for the Good of the Church.