Cooperative Program Contribution Reports Contribution Form Tax-Exempt status Church Name Change
You have the option of scheduling recurring contributions from your bank account, credit card, or debit card. Card types accepted are Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover.
You can make a check payable to the South Carolina Baptist Convention and mail it to: PO Box 212999, Columbia, SC 29221-2999. Please include a completed Contribution Form. You may request one by clicking the button below.
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Bill pay allows your bank to send us a paper check from your bank account. Please include the following information when setting up the transaction so it will be printed on the check:
Recipient Name: South Carolina Baptist Convention
Below is a link to the Southern Baptist Convention website with an overview of the Cooperative Program.
SBC Cooperative Program
COOPERATIVE PROGRAM CALCULATOR
Use this tool to see how your contributions are being used in the Cooperative Program.
YOUR SOUTH CAROLINA COOPERATIVE PROGRAM AT WORK
Use this link to view the current ministry plan of the South Carolina Baptist Convention.
The following reports reflect all funds received by the South Carolina Baptist Convention for the stated periods. They include Cooperative Program, Lottie Moon, Annie Armstrong, Janie Chapman and other specifically designated contributions. All funds are forwarded to the appropriate agency the month after they are received.
QUARTERLY GIVING STATEMENT
A statement of church contributions is mailed to each church treasurer after the close of each quarter and a statement is mailed to the Pastor at the close of the calendar year. You can also request a statement for a particular date range by submitting the form using the button below.
When contributing by check, please include a completed Contribution Form. We can provide your church with a master copy of the form.
If your church contributed to the Cooperative Program through the South Carolina Baptist Convention during the previous calendar year, we can provide you with a 501(c)(3) letter. This letter can be used to prove your exemption from Federal taxes and your Not-For-Profit status with the IRS. Please note that churches are not exempt from paying Sales and Use Tax in South Carolina. Churches may apply for an exemption on items they plan to resale to the public using Form ST-10 and churches may be eligible to limit the amount of sales tax paid on musical instruments and office equipment using Form ST-382. Please visit https://dor.sc.gov for more information.
Church Name Change
Has your church recently changed its name or merged with another church? In order for us to change the name in our database, you need to change the church’s legal name with the IRS.
The South Carolina Baptist Convention is a registered 501(c)(3) organization. Contributions to the South Carolina Baptist Convention are tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law. Our tax identification number is 57-0360087.