Renfro Trust Fund

The Renfro Trust Fund awards annual bricks-and-mortar grants to small rural United Methodist congregations in the Southeastern Jurisdiction.

Renfro Trust Funds are available for award with a deadline for application of August 12, 2019.

Please note: Applications will only be accepted when submitted through the Virginia Conference Secretary for Global Ministries – Glenn Rowley. Email:, Tel. 804-521-1143, P.O. Box 5606 Glen Allen, VA 23058
For the Renfro Trust Guidelines, click here. The Renfro Trust Fund Application has recently been updated and is available here. An online fillable version of the application is available here. Guidelines must be followed completely for applications to be considered.
Questions about the application form, award process, or the Renfro Trust Fund may be directed to:
Allison Lindsey, Chairperson, Conference Secretaries of Global Ministries
Susan Hunt, Renfro Trust Grant Coordinator, Conference Secretaries of Global Ministries


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The Virginia Conference of The United Methodist Church
10330 Staples Mill Road, Glen Allen, VA 23060
P.O. Box 5606, Glen Allen, VA 23058-5606
(804) 521-1100
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