Barnabas Foundation

Since 1976, Barnabas Foundation has helped thousands of generous Christians give more effectively to the ministries close to their hearts through tax-wise charitable gifts.

Giving Options

Planned gifts offer you smart and creative ways to increase your impact, 
often while benefiting your family, too.

  • Gifts in a Will

    Gifts in a Will

    Model a legacy of generosity and support your favorite ministries well beyond your lifetime.

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  • Non-Cash Assets

    Non-Cash Assets

    Increase your potential impact, and experience significant tax savings by giving non-cash assets.

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  • Income for Life

    Income for Life

    Support your favorite charities while securing lifetime income for you and your loved ones.

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  • Stewards Fund

    Stewards Fund

    This donor-advised fund a simple, flexible and tax-efficient opportunity to have tremendous Kingdom impact.

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  • Talk with a Planner

    Talk with a Planner

    Explore tax-wise giving options with someone who cares about your needs and shares your biblical worldview.

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Our Members

Barnabas Foundation is proud to partner with approximately 200 member ministries that are serving God’s Kingdom in their communities and around the world.

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See our current 200+ Christian ministries

Latest Blog Posts

  • Out of Africa

    Out of Africa

    Empowering Practical Transformation Through the Stewards Fund

    Paying airfare for community development facilitators to train local leaders in Madagascar. Providing a salary supplement for a national community development coordinator in Kenya. Translating a community training manual into French.

    These are just a few of the practical and savvy ways the Lois Ooms Community Health Stewards Fund is being used to transform communities around the world.

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  • Hey, Church... Wanna Hear a Secret?

    Hey, Church... Wanna Hear a Secret?

    In the past year, I've realized many churches miss something critical that other Christian not-for-profits get.

    I typically don't let secrets slip, but this is one cat I'm happy to let out of the bag.

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  • A Lesson from Aretha Franklin for the Church

    A Lesson from Aretha Franklin for the Church

    Few church members will receive fame and accolades the way Aretha Franklin did during her lifetime.

    But every believer, no matter how meager their circumstances, can be afforded care from another believer who, in Jesus' name, says to him or her, "Let's make sure you have a will." 

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