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A Resource for Wesleyan Evangelism for Over 70 Years

The Foundation for for Evangelism is a Methodist-related grant-making organization located at Lake Junaluska, North Carolina. Chartered in 1949 by Dr. Harry Denman, then the General Secretary of the Board of Evangelism of the Methodist Church, and a group a visionary laymen, it was designed to “diffuse the blessing of the gospel of the Lord Jesus Christ.”

Today, we carry out that intention by providing grants that can be a catalyst to equip disciples to share the Good News of Jesus Christ. We focus our grant-making in three specific areas:

Equipping the Local Church Grant

The Foundation for Evangelism will award 31 grants in June 2022 to churches and organizations totaling $230,000 as part of the inaugural Equipping the Local Church Grant Cycle. Recipients of the Grant will be announced in July. Details about the grant may be found on our Grant Seekers page.

Grant Focus Areas

Raising Up Gospel Leaders

Engaging the Ministry of the Laity

Equipping the Local Church