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Ways to Give Before Year-End

by Pastor Kathy and Karie Stearns

Let’s end well to start 2021 strong. 


Unique CARES Act 2020 Giving Opportunity: Through the Cares Act, those who do not itemize deductions are allowed a deduction for up to $300 in charitable giving in 2020 ($600 for married filing jointly). In 2020, this deduction is available for to people who claim a standard deduction.

Those who itemize may deduct gifts of cash to offset as much as 100% of AGI. This means that some people may reduce their 2020 federal income tax to zero.

Ways to Give

1. Online Giving

-Go to ourreedemers.net and click on the “Donate” button on the upper
right hand of screen

-Click on “Give to Our Redeemer’s Via Simply Giving”, OR

-Contact Parish Administrator Karie Stearns (administrator@
ourredeemers.net or 206-783-7901) and she can get you set-up or
make changes to existing accounts.

2. Mobile Giving App

-Go to the App Store or Google Play and search for “GivePlus Church” to download for FREE

-Go to ourredeemers.net, click “Donate” button on the upper right hand page

-Click on “Give Via a Mobile Giving App” link for further instructions.

3. Give-by-Text

-From your smart phone, enter the 10-digit number: 206-717-8465 and the amount you wish to
donate, then press send.

-You will receive a link to complete the necessary information.   

4. Mail a Check

-Make a check out to Our Redeemer’s Lutheran Church

-Mail the check to the church’s temporary address at 5306 Ballard Ave NW, Ste. 226
Seattle, WA 98107.

5. Charitable Stock Donation

-Please go to our website www.ourredeemers.net and click on “donate” at the top right of the page

-Scroll down to find the link to instructions on how to donate stock and/or mutual funds, OR

-Contact Parish Administrator, Karie Stearns (administrator@ourredeemers.net or

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