Your gift is an investment in the future of the church and the people we serve here at First Church, in Akron, and beyond. Online giving makes it easy to support First Church when you are out of town or on vacation, and can help simplify your regular gifts. Thank you for your offering!

Online giving allows you to visit this website at any time to set up an automatic donation plan from your credit or debit card, change your donation plan, make a one-time donation, or view your online donation history.  The donation page also allows you to designate your payment for one or more various options.

Current Pledge, Non-Pledge (operating income contribution), Future Year Pledge, Mission of the Month, Discretionary Assistance Fund, Endowment, Memorial Fund, Food Cupboard, Dr. Hudson Scholarship Fund, Prayer Blanket Ministry, Ecuador Scholarship Fund, Easter Special Offering, Christmas Special Offering, Steel Drum Band payment, Spiritual Cinema meal payment, Worship Flowers, and Miscellaneous

To set up a recurring giving schedule, click on the Online Giving button above. The first time you give, you will provide your e-mail address and select a password so you can log in again securely at any time and make changes to your giving or view your complete online giving history.

Donate from your Smartphone
First Church now offers a mobile version of our online giving page to make it easy for you to give anytime from your smart phone. Simply scan the image you see below (or to the left) using your phone’s QR code reader.

Other Ways to Give

You may offer your gift/pledge during worship each week. You may also send a contribution to us by mail:
First Congregational Church of Akron
292 East Market Street
Akron, OH 44308

Gifts of Stock
Gifts of stock are always welcome and the process is not difficult. Your stock gift is transferred from your broker to the church’s account and immediately sold. Please contact our Financial Secretary, Patty Gillespie, at 330-253-5109 x110 or email, for our account details.

Legacy Giving
Including First Church in your estate planning is one way you can ensure that the spiritual community you treasure will be a treasure for future generations.

Questions About Your Donations?
Call our Financial Secretary, Patty Gillespie, at 330-253-5109 x110 or email