Giving FAQ’s

Is online giving secure?
YES! All of our giving services are through PayPal, the most secure way to transfer money online.

Will my contributions be reflected on my giving statement?
Yes, when you give online that history is recorded and will be reflected in your quarterly giving statement.

How do I get help?
You can email us or call us.

Can I use a credit or debit card?
We accept both credit and debit cards, Visa, Mastercard, Discover & American Express. We assume those who use a credit card will do so responsibility and not go into debt.

Can I use my bank account?
Through PayPal you can also make a donation with the verification of your bank routing and account numbers – both can be found on one of your checks.

When is my donation charged to my account?
It depends on your bank, if you dont see the transaction immedieatly you should see it with in 48 hours.

Do I pay any additional fees to give online?
NO. You will not be charged a fee from ES First for your gift nor should you be charged a fee from your financial institution. ES First will incur a small fee but there is always some type of cost involved, regardless of what payment method you use. When you give online it’s a win for you, it’s a win for ES First and it’s a win for those we are trying to reach!