Welcome to the United Methodist Foundation for the Memphis and Tennessee Conferences (previously the Nashville Area United Methodist Foundation) and Development Fund of TN/KY, Inc.


United Methodist

The United Methodist Foundation is a service ministry of the Memphis and Tennessee Annual Conferences of The United Methodist Church specializing in endowments, institutional accounts, stewardship, estate planning, and planned giving.  The Foundation specializes in a more long-term investment approach.


United Methodist
Development Fund

The United Methodist Development Fund of Tennessee/Kentucky, Inc. accepts investments from individuals, churches and organizations and offers loans to churches in the Tennessee, Memphis, and Kentucky Conferences.  The participation accounts offered operate similarly to a savings account and experience an annual percentage rate that is set by our board and reviewed quarterly.

In the News

First Quarter 2021 Market Perspectives from Colony Group

Good afternoon, Trading in investment markets over the past twelve-plus months has been extraordinary. Aggressive monetary and fiscal policy responses and the medical community's rapid development of effective vaccines marked the fastest recovery [...]

UM Foundation Awarded Lilly Grant

The United Methodist Foundation for the Memphis and Tennessee Annual Conferences is pleased to announce that it was recently awarded a grant from the UMC Clergy Well-Being Initiative. This award is funded by a grant to the General [...]

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