2017-18: Making a Difference


Pasadena Methodist Foundation Year in Review
April 2017 to April 2018


Support to the Congregation

Annual budget contribution of $449,000 to support the ongoing work of

First United Methodist Church

FUMC Youth group - $5,000 mission trip

FUMC Drama committee - $5,000 for the Annual Summer Musical

New member coordinator position - $15,600 

Audiovisual ministry - $18,918 to upgrade the cameras in the Sanctuary to High Definition for live streaming the Sunday services

Travel support for a member’s mission trip and staff member’s conference attendance - $3000



$25,000 in scholarships for 26 university students and community college students

Claremont School of Theology received $20,000 to help support 2 students

Additionally, $11,850 granted to three individual seminarians


Camp Sky Meadows

Purchased a generator and a golf cart

Additional $29,850 approved for upcoming capital improvements


Friends in Deed

$10,000 for programs serving homeless and at-risk community members


Habitat for Humanity

$1,000 - to help with community projects