UMDF Participation Rate
Through 3rd Q 2023
Loan rate 4.75%


Welcome to the United Methodist Foundation for the Tennessee-Western KY Conference and Development Fund of TN/KY, Inc.


United Methodist

The United Methodist Foundation is a service ministry of the Tennessee-Western KY Conference 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.

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