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Were You There? The 2021 Pledge Campaign

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At Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church we are continually growing as disciples of Christ. Thank you for your support of the 2021 Pledge Campaign.

This year the meaningful commitment of each and every person in our church community has never been more important. Learn about our pledge chairs and the story behind the 2021 Pledge Theme and why this beloved and groundbreaking hymn “Were You There (When They Crucified My Lord)” is this year’s timely and impactful choice at

Thank you for making your 2021 pledge as we become the church God is calling us to be in this season: a resilient community, stubbornly determined to manifest Christ’s light, leaven and salt to the world.

“By being ‘there,’ in person, virtually, financially or spiritually, we can create impactful change.” — So-Chung

Ways to Commit your 2021 Pledge

  • Commit Your Pledge online using our giving platform Pushpay.
  • Complete & Mail your pledge card to:
    Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church
    Attn: Pledge Campaign
    7 West 55 St.
    New York, NY 10019.
  • Call Jacklyn Smith in the Church Business Office at 212.247.0490 ext. 3018.

Ways to Fulfill your 2021 Pledge

  • Fulfill Your Pledge online using our giving platform Pushpay.
  • Mail a check to the Business Office: Please make your checks payable to Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church, write “2021 Pledge Campaign” in the memo line of your check and mail to:
    Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church
    Attn: Jackie Smith
    7 West 55th Street
    New York, NY 10019
  • Donate a gift of appreciated securities, such as stocks, bonds and mutual funds. This is an easy and tax-smart way to support the work of the church. Please contact Richard Schexnider ([email protected]), director of finance, for more information.

Because the church is closed indefinitely due to the pandemic, we encourage all members to submit their pledge payments electronically. This reduces the need for staff to come to the church to receive and deposit paper checks. Of course, we will gratefully accept your checks if this is your only option, or your preferred option.