Called to Care

Growing in faith, sharing God’s love with one another throughout life’s journey. From the homeless and hungry next door to areas of need around the world, you can make a positive difference in someone’s life.

Thank you for considering a financial gift to Peninsula United Church. There are many ways you can make an offering or financial contribution to support our ongoing life, mission, and ministry.

We appreciate your gift, whatever you’re able to give. They all add up. Thank you!

How you can support our work

  • In person – by cheque or cash at our weekly Sunday services.
  • PAR – monthly pre-authorized remittance. To sign up please return the attached form to the
    Church Office to the attention of Val Austring (Link to the form).
  • By e-transfer to
  • On-line giving (Click here).
  • Gift of securites (United Church Foundation form). Donate Securities.
  • Planned Giving. Please consider leaving a gift to Peninsula United in your will.
What is the best way for me to give?
Set up Pre-Authorized Remittance (PAR)

The most effective way to give is through PAR (pre-authorized remittance). PAR is an automatic debit from your bank or credit union where 100% of your donation goes to Peninsula United. To sign up or for more info, please return this form to the Church Office to the attention of Val Austring. It is the best way to give to Peninsula United, because…

  • 100% of your donation goes directly to Peninsula United
  • you decide annually the monthly gift that you would like to make, and you can change it if your circumstances change
  • your gift counts even on the Sundays you aren’t able to attend worship
  • the church is able to plan ahead for our ministries
Use the Donate button

Powered by CanadaHelps, you can contribute via Credit Card or PayPal. This is a convenient option for our non-Canadian congregants and friends to support our ministry as well!

PLEASE NOTE: If you make a contribution via, your charitable receipt will come directly from Canada Helps for the full amount of your donation. It is important to save, print, or download it so you have it for tax time, as Peninsula United Church cannot issue another receipt for this type of donation.  (Tax receipts for the other types of donations -- cash, cheque, PAR, and eTransfer -- will come from Peninsula United Church.) 

CanadaHelps is a non-profit organization. 1.8% of your donation ensures CanadaHelps can continue to provide charities with affordable access to online fundraising and educational tools. Like all online transactions, online charitable gifts are subject to 3.5% transaction processing fees from credit card companies.

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Bring your offering to the church

You can place your cheque or cash in the offering box on Sunday morning worship services or drop it off at the church office during the week. Contact the church office for more information.

Office Information Email Office
Make an e-Transfer

Send funds directly from your bank or credit union account using Interac eTransfer to "". To set up Peninsula United as a new e-transfer recipient in online banking, please use:

Recipient name: Peninsula United Church

Recipient email:

Gift of Securities

Gifts of publicly traded securities are an attractive option for donors. When you transfer to the United Church gifts of shares, bonds, bills, warrants, futures, or units of mutual funds listed on a prescribed public stock exchange, you will not pay tax on any capital gain.

Donate Securities Securities Transfer Form
Planned Giving

Consider incorporating PUC into your long-term financial planning by including us in your will or end-of-life arrangements. This kind of gift is a commitment to the ministry of your church that reaches beyond your own life and into the future. There may be significant tax benefits to your estate through bequests, such as lowering tax liabilities and leaving more of your estate intact for your heirs.

For more information and to be put in touch with our Planning Giving expert in BC, contact our Financial Administrator, Sheri Kathrein for more information.

Email Sheri Kathrein
What percentage of my gift goes to Peninsula United?


Donation Method % that goes to PUC
PAR 100%
Cash or Cheque 100%
Legacy Bequest 100%
CanadaHelps 94.7%


Remember that your gift results in a tax credit. To find out how much of your donated amount will be returned to you, use the charitable donations tax credit calculator at the Canadian Red Cross website.

Thank you for your faithful generosity! 

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