John Wesley Legacy Society

Legacy gifts provide charitable support far into the future to ensure that United Methodist congregations, missions, ministries, and institutions live on.

Members of the John Wesley Legacy Society have indicated to the Foundation that they plan to remember the West Ohio Conference or its missions, ministries, or churches, as a beneficiary of any of the following estate planning vehicles:

  • An endowment,
  • a will or estate plan,
  • a trust,
  • a life insurance policy,
  • a charitable lead trust,
  • a Donor Advised Fund,
  • a retirement fund; or
  • a life-income gift (Charitable Remainder Trust or Charitable Gift Annuity).

Join the John Wesley Legacy Society:

If you would like to join the John Wesley Legacy Society, please contact the Foundation office, and speak to Maddy DeWitt at 380-223-9339 or at We will request some additional information for our records, including documentation of your planned gift, if possible. Members receive special recognition, Foundation updates, and invitations to special events throughout the year.