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DCC Foundation

"And God is able to bless you abundantly, so that in all things at all times, having all that you need, you will abound in every good work."  2 Corinthians 9:8

Mission
To raise awareness and resources that will move the mission of Door Creek Church forward, toward our vision.

Vision
To support the mission of Door Creek Church to see more people become more devoted followers of Christ.

Purpose
The Door Creek Church Foundation (DCCF) provides an opportunity for people seeking to give legacy gifts to glorify God with their wealth and Christian stewardship while funding the long-term viability of the Church’s mission: “Changing lives to change the world.”

The Door Creek Church Foundation is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization and operates with its own Board, taking directions from the Door Creek Church Stewardship Board.

Managed Fund Allocation 

MINISTRY EXPANSION FUND
This fund supports special ministry projects that increase the community impact of the Church. Examples may include youth ministry projects, music ministry, or community outreach programs.

OUTREACH FUND
This fund is designed to advance the local and global missions as well as education and training. Examples include Door of Hope, mission trips, global individual partner support, interns/ residents or discipleship training events.

BUILDING FUND
This fund is designed to raise capital for building projects or unusual repairs to the church.

COMPASSION FUND
This temporarily restricted fund is designed to provide support for local or national disaster relief or other benevolence needs as approved by the DCCF Board.

Types of Gifts

The DCCF allows people to provide designated gifts to specific ministries of Door Creek Church. This includes planned and directed giving of various gift options to individual funds. Giving to the DCCF can be as simple as giving a cash donation to DCCF or making the DCCF a beneficiary of an estate gift. In many cases, you may want to discuss options with your financial advisor.

The most common gifts to the DCCF include:

  • Artwork
  • Publicly Traded Stocks/Securities
  • Bequests Under Wills/Trusts
  • Gifts of Life Insurance
  • Retirement Plans (i.e., IRA, 401K, etc.)
  • Charitable Gift Annuities
  • Tangible Personal Property
  • Closely Held Securities/Stocks
  • Cash
  • Real Property

Questions? Contact Mark Felton, Finance Director

Other resources: Foundation checklist and planning brochure