How you can GIVE
St. James United Church is made up of many volunteers who give countless hours of their free time but, as a nonprofit charitable organization, we also depend on financial generosity to carry out God's mission of love and compassion in the community and around the world.
Make a donation
Nonprofit charitable # 10802 1601 RR0001
Please consider a donation in any amount you choose. A charitable tax receipt will be provided early in the new year for the total amount of this year's donation(s) so be sure to include your full mailing address and contact information.
ways you can donate:
221 Romaine Street
Come in and visit our office at 221 Romaine Street in Peterborough, ON.
We accept cash and cheques.
You can donate right here on our website through Paypal. Click here for more information.
When you click "Donate", you will be directed to a secure and convenient online payment method via PayPal. You can use debit cards or a number of major credit cards and are not required to have a PayPal account.
If you would like to direct your donation to a specific fund, you can indicate your choice in the "Write a note" section in PayPal. Likewise, if you are making a donation in memory of someone, please indicate this in the aforementioned section.
1. Local Church Expenses
These funds help us carry out the ongoing day-to-day running of the church including staffing, utilities, grounds maintenance, printing, paper and postage costs, phone, internet and website expense, plus all of the other expenses that keep us an active part of the community.
2. Benevolent Fund
These funds are provided to individuals in the Peterborough area when specific needs arise.
3. Mission & Service Fund
These funds are sent to The United Church of Canada for outreach projects beyond our local area to Canada and worldwide.
4. Building Fund
These funds are used to help with major repairs and renovations throughout our church property.