The mission of the Reynoldsburg United Methodist Church Foundation is to further the Kingdom work of Reynoldsburg United Methodist Church today and into the future, both locally and throughout the world.

The Reynoldsburg United Methodist Church Foundation was established as a subsidiary organization of the church to receive and manage endowment funds for the future support of the church and its ministries within the parameters of donor intentions.

The Foundation, started in 2009, is responsible for the promotion of future gifts such as bequests from wills, charitable gift annuities and other approved charitable gifts.

College Scholarships

Cecile Parker Scholarship 

This scholarship is available to current members of Reynoldsburg United Methodist Church who plan to
major in a medical profession. The applicant should also be active in church, Sunday school and/or youth activities and be a full-time student. Educational programs may include medical school, nursing, pharmacy, dentistry, optometry physical therapy, medical social work, or other related medical fields as determined by the Selection Group. The scholarships will be $500.00 per year, with reapplication yearly for a maximum of four scholarships, predicated on attendance and passing grades required for the program. Applicants will be screened by the Parker Medical Scholarship Selection Group whose decision on scholarships is final.

Foundation Scholarship

This scholarship is available to current members of Reynoldsburg United Methodist Church. The applicant should also be active in church, Sunday school and/or youth activities and be a full-time student. Reapply yearly for a maximum of four scholarships, predicated on attendance and passing grades required for the program.

Other Established Funds

  • The Kober Endowment – Established in 2000 in memory of Bob Kober, a longtime associate pastor at Reynoldsburg United Methodist Church, to provide funding for the stipend of a seminary student intern at Reynoldsburg United Methodist Church.
  • McCurdy School Endowment – Supports the McCurdy Charter School in Espanola, New Mexico with an annual gift.
  • The Todd Hofmann WorkCamp Scholarship Endowment – Provides annual funding to assist those who need scholarships to attend WorkCamp.
  • General Endowment – Passes annual earnings to the general budget of Reynoldsburg United Methodist Church for unrestricted use in support of operations.

If you have questions about establishing endowment funds or making a gift, please email  Jay Carr.

Future funds can only be established with the approval of both the Foundation Board and the Reynoldsburg United Methodist Church board.