The Advance is considered a "second-mile giving" in the connectional system of The United Methodist Church. As of November 30, 2013, most recent financial data available, The Advance has received $37,812,566.
In 2012, 42,133,510 was remitted, in 2011, 50,423,282 was remitted, in 2010, $79,230,882 was remitted and in 2009, 34,628,229 was remitted.
Your congregation’s faithful giving to The Advance provides funds for ministries around the globe. After meeting the first mile giving of the apportioned funds, The Advance is crucial to life changing ministries. Thank you!