FAQ

When you give to MBCLA, you are investing in God’s vision for the local church. We are a worshipping community that seeks to care for its members, engage the community, and ultimately reach the world with the Gospel of Jesus Christ.

The MBCLA funds (general/mission, building, building expansion, and love) were established to support this vision and to support ministry activities at MBCLA.

How can I give to MBCLA?

GIVE ONLINE
Make a one-time gift or establish a recurring gift here.

GIVE BY CHECK
Please drop the check in the offering bag during service or
Mail any check gifts to: MBCLA, 110 W. Woodward Avenue, Alhambra, CA 91801.

Checks can be made payable to MBCLA.

GIVE BY CASH
Offering envelopes to record gifts of cash are in the pews. Place the cash gift in the offering envelope. Fill out the envelope, name and address legibly, and drop in the offering bag during the worship service.

GIVE BY STOCK and/or ASSET
To donate non-cash assets including stock, real estate, retirement assets, life insurance, and charitable funds, please contact the church office at 626-282-2467.

Which method of giving maximizes my weekly gift to MBCLA?

Donations by cash, check, and ACH (direct debit from bank account) have the lowest transaction cost, meaning more of your gift supports the ministries at MBCLA.

What system does MBCLA use for donations?

Beginning in July 2018, MBCLA added Vanco as a means of online giving. This is an easy and secure way to give. This complete giving suite includes online and mobile options.

How do I manage my account or update my information?

Visit the Vanco login page online or on your mobile device and enter your credentials. Here you can view your transaction history, view and modify scheduled transactions, and update your profile.

Will I continue to receive a consolidated statement of my giving for each year?

Yes, MBCLA will continue to send out a giving statement in February for the prior year.

What is the deadline for annual contributions?

Cash & check contributions must be received or postmarked by December 31 to be included on your giving statement for that year. Online transactions must be initiated by December 31 if using credit card, others must be initiated two business days prior to December 31.