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 plus 800 churches 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

  • Three Ways to Turn Giving Into Ministry

    Three Ways to Turn Giving Into Ministry

    We call giving “a privilege” or “a responsibility” or “an aspiration.”
    But the not-so-subtle message we send to our members says it's a duty. That’s right, the same rationale we use for getting a root canal gets applied to giving.

    What if we could change the narrative from "gotta" to "get to" give? 

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  • Becoming a Giver by Being a Saver

    Becoming a Giver by Being a Saver

    How a Stewards Fund Serves the Vander Kooi Family

    For 52 years, the couple lived next to their shops, raised their family and walked to work together, often holding hands.

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  • Should Pastors Know How Much Church Members Give?

    Should Pastors Know How Much Church Members Give?

    I never wanted to know how much church members were giving. I didn't think it was any of my business.

    That was a mistake. 

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