United Methodist Cooperative Ministries/Suncoast
Sunday, February 01, 2015



Did You Know...
  • Every dollar invested in quality early care and education saves taxpayers up to $13.00 in future costs? (1)
  • Every dollar invested in after school programs will save taxpayers approximately $3.00 in future costs? (2)
  • Every dollar invested in adult literacy programs results in the student’s income increasing by $33.00, and, for every dollar invested in adult literacy programs, the value created to the overall economy is $11.00? (3)

Please help us provide educational opportunities to men, women, and children who want to succeed in life.
Donations in the form of a check or money order may be mailed to:
United Methodist Cooperative Ministries/Suncoast
403 1st Avenue SW, Suite 102
Largo, FL 33770
(1) From Early Childhood Education for All: A Wise Investment, Legal Momentum’s Family Initiative and the MIT Workplace Center, (2) From the Rose Institute of State and Local Government at Claremont McKenna College, (3) From US Adult Literacy Programs: Making a Difference (A Review of Research on Positive Outcomes Achieved by Literacy Programs and the People They Serve), ProLiteracy America.

Clicking on the Donate button above will take you to our PayPal account.  You can then choose to make a donation with your own PayPal account or with the credit card option at the bottom of the page.
If you'd like for your donation to be used to support your favorite program or project, please include that information with your donation in the notes section.

Make a donation in honor of a friend, co-worker, or family member and send them a
custom-made, special occasion e-card to let them know!

Take a look at the sources of our funding (under construction)

Federal Employees:
We are a supported charity of the Suncoast Combined Federal Campaign - #61458. The campaign has ended for this year, but look for our participation next year!
In-kind gifts allow us to save money on the items we need to provide our programs and allow more funding to go directly to the people we serve.  If you would like to help with a gift of materials, please click on the link below to see a list of our current needs.
Make a donation to honor or remember a loved one or someone special in your life.  Click on the link below and indicate who you are honoring or remembering, along with an address for notification.  A card will be sent to your honoree or to the family in memoriam.
Give a gift to the Endowment Fund through a charitable gift annuity or trust.  It's simple to create and will provide you with tax benefits.
Name UM Cooperative Ministries in an IRA Rollover -- a great way for donors to give in a big way to serve the local community.  Minimum age limit is 70 1/2 years old. 
  • Give appreciated securities, such as mutual funds or shares of stock (you can avoid capitol gains taxes and deduct the value of these securities) or donate a gift of real estate.   
  • Designate UM Cooperative Ministries in your will -- an easy and loving way to make a significant gift that will change lives forever.
    For more information on these options, please call 727-442-6881 x5.