HINSDALE SDA CHURCH
ONLINE GIVING FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
How do I access Adventistgiving.org?
Visit http://www.hsdac.com or https://www.adventistgiving.org/?OrgID=ANF4I1
Do my tithes and offerings still go through my local church?
Yes. 100% of the funds are routed through the local church.
Do I have to use a credit card?
You may use either a credit or a debit card. AdventistGiving accepts debit cards with the Visa® and
MasterCard® logos, and Visa®, MasterCard® and Discover® Network credit cards.
Is my credit card information secure?
As privacy and security are top priorities in this program, state-of-the-art security measures are in
characters and contain a “special character” (*&^%$#@!~.,/?)
Who will know what I am giving?
Your password, login and state-of-the-art security measures protect your privacy online. Only your
church treasurer will have knowledge of your giving, as is the case with regular cash and check
What do I do if I don’t see the fund to which I want to donate to?
AdventistGiving has more than 900 offering categories from which to select, and you will likely find
the category you want. However, if you do not see an offering category listed, you can still give cash
or a check at your local church. You may also contact your local treasurer if you wish to request a
category be added to AdventistGiving.
How long will it take for my church to receive the money I give online?
The funds are sent to the church checking account electronically on a monthly cycle. When giving
cash or check in the church offering plate the funds are available immediately for the church to use
– so there is some cash flow delay to the church when funds are given online.
How do the local church treasurers keep track of this method of giving?
After receiving a monthly electronic report of all AdventistGiving transactions, the local church