Foundation Grants and Disbursements

Maurice F. Bishop Memorial Fund for Missions

5/12/11 – Urban Ministry – $2,000
7/1/11 – Tanya Housing Project – $7,000
3/8/12 – Urban Ministry – $40,000
7/26/12 – Promise Homes for Elderly Special Needs Adults (Bluff Park UMC) – $40,000
7/18/13 – Urban Ministry – $2,500
7/18/13 – Byron Fair Scholarship – $2,250
10/24/13 – Camp Sumatanga Stoves/Ovens – $2,500
7/25/14 – Urban Ministry – $24,680
7/28/16 – Tyler Hopkins – $1,000

Permanent Endowment Fund

5/10/12 – VHUMC (Roofing) – $5,427
12/21/12 – Costa Rica Church Missions trip – $4,500
1/1/13 – VHUMC (Facilities) – $941
1/1/13 – VHUMC (Programs) – $10,061
1/1/13 – VHUMC (Missions) – $16,062
10/24/13 – Camp Sumatanga Stoves/Ovens – $2,500
1/23/14 – VHUMC (Facilities) – $651
1/23/14 – VHUMC (Programs) – $650
1/23/14 – VHUMC (Missions) – $312
1/23/14 – St. Anne’s Home For Women – $3,000
4/15/14 – VHUMC (Facilities) – $1,326
4/15/14 – VHUMC (Programs) – $1,346
4/15/14 – VHUMC (Missions) – $659
8/28/14 – Urban Ministry – $5,033
1/29/15 – St. Anne’s Home For Women – $604
12/31/16 – Adult Sunday School Committee 2000
12/31/16 – Children’s Council – $2,000
12/31/16 – Church Council – $1,000
12/31/16 – Vestavia Day School – $2,000
12/31/16 – Missions Committee – $2,055
12/31/16 – SPRC – $2,000

Happy Hal and Connie Burns Fund

11/10/11 – Robert Sturdivant Scholarship – $2,000
10/18/12 – Byron Fair Scholarship – $2,189
7/28/16 – Tyler Hopkins Ordination Training – $1,000


12/21/12 – Vestavia Schools Weekend Backpack Program – $2,000
7/1/13 – UMCOR Syrian Refugee Fund – $1,000
8/28/14 – Urban Ministry – $3,000
1/29/15 – Panama Mission Trip – $746
6/30/16 – Panama Mission Trip – $1,000

Mary Ann Dorsey Conservatory of the Arts Foundation


10/1/12 – VHUMC (Conservatory of the Arts – Initial Seed Money) – $16,389
7/1/13 – VHUMC (Conservatory of the Arts Piano Purchase) – $3,500

Edwin B. and Annie Lou Ellis Scholarship in Sacred Music


11/10/11 – Taylor Stricklin Scholarship – $2,400
3/8/12 – Stacy Daniels and Maggie Collins Scholarships – $4,800
7/1/12 – Three Music Scholarships – $7,250
10/18/12 – Michael Seth Noble Scholarship – $4,200
2/7/13 – Holly Harrington Scholarship – $2,750
5/2/13 – Eight Music Scholarships – $11,010
10/24/13 – Jada Cato and Shamequa Densmore Scholarships – $2,000
5/7/14 – Seven Music Scholarships – $18,542
7/28/16 – Music Intern Scholarships – $5,000

Dick Kelly Scholarship Fund


7/1/11 – Student Scholarship – $860
2/17/14 – Alexandra Carroll and Jordan Bishop Scholarships – $2,000
2/26/16 – Alexandra Carroll Scholarship – $1,000
8/9/16 – Christopher McClurg Scholarship – $2,500

Mel Sparkman Scholarship Fund


7/1/11 – 1st Year College Scholarships to VHUMC High School Seniors – $4,500
5/1/12 – Will Hawley and Beth Mask Scholarships – $3,000
5/1/13 – Joan Leslie McGill, David Conour, Preston Hall Scholarships – $4,500
5/22/14 – Adeline Prewitt Scholarship – $1,500
5/22/14 – Jacob Dennis Scholarship – $1,500
5/22/15 – Brooke Westhoven, Perryn Webb Scholarship – $3,000
5/24/16 – Whitt Watts, Hardy Kimbrough, Ashlynn Lovell Scholarship – $4,500

Eric Hughes Memorial Fund


4/14/16 – Anonymous Counseling Client – $160