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If you wish to make a donation now, please select the button below. You will be transferred to a secure site to process your payment.
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Give by Text. Text ELC to 818-918-9178.
- Text the amount you would like to give to 818-918-9178.
- If you are a first time, text-giving donor you will be prompted to visit a secure URL.
- Once you click the registration link, you will enter your credit or debit card information.
- At this point your donation will process.
- You will see a confirmation text showing your donation and registration were successful.
- If you only text a monetary value, the funds are attributed to your church’s default fund (ELC General Fund). (Ex: $50 = will go to default fund)
- If you text “Funds” you will receive a reply text including a list of the fund names they can choose to donate to.
ELC - Emmanuel Lutheran Church General fund (default)
ELF - Emmanuel Lutheran Foundation
LHS - Laurel Hall School
ECC - Emmanuel Lutheran Early Childhood Center
- If you text the amount + fund name– the funds will be attributed to that fund name. (Ex: $10 ELC)
- If the fund name you texted does not match - you will receive a message with a list of fund names for you to choose from. Respond with the number of the correlating fund.
- If you text “Help” you will receive a reply text that states: “To give enter the amount you want to give, such as 100. You can also give to a specific fund by typing it after your amount, such as 100 ELC fund”.
- If you text “Reset” you will receive a reply text that states: “Saved card information successfully removed. Please register your card information again when making your next gift by texting an amount to this number.