Ways to Give


Ways to Give

Tax Deductible Giving

Give online to the Methodist Rural Center via our mission
partner Samaritan Hands.  Online donations are made using eGiving.com, a secure one-time and recurring giving tool for missions.  The Methodist Rural Center will receive 100% of your donation.  Samaritan Hands is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.  All donations in the United States are tax-deductible.

Note:  You will be directed to the Samaritan Hands eGiving.com page.  Select “Quick Give”, then select the drop down box under “My Donation” and then select “Costa Rica – Woods Ministry”.  When you make a donation, please e-mail and let us know how you want the funds to be used (specific mission project, scholarship funds, etc.).

You can also mail a check to:

Samaritan Hands
C/O Methodist Rural Center
PO Box 6016
Maryville, TN  37802

Direct Giving to the Methodist Rural Center (not tax deductible)

Follow the steps below to give directly to the Methodist Rural Center.  Please note that funds donated directly are not tax deductible in the United States.  Contribute to the Scholarship Fund or for Missionary Work in Costa Rica.

  • Make your check payable to “Costa Rica Methodist Mission Projects – account 1256-702-249” or to “Scholarship Fund –  account 1256-702-425”.

  • Mail Contributions to:
    The Bank – Bird City
    P.O. Box 40
    Bird City, KS 67731

Note: Please e-mail us that your check has been mailed and identify the mission project or scholarship recipient you care to designate.