How to give a donation to Lighthouse Church

As a legal entity in Turkey, we are able to receive donations from abroad that are tax-deductible (when donated through our named organisations). We welcome your gifts and thank you for your generosity.

For US ($) gifts

Please give through the account set up for us by Christ's Church of Joplin, Missouri. To give to Lighthouse through Christ's Church, either

  1. Send a check to Christ's Church at PO Box 3992, Joplin, MO 64803. Put 'Global Mission' in the memo. If you wish to give specifically to Alsancak, Karşıyaka, Özdere or Urla, please also make this clear


  2. Set up one-time or recurring automatic contributions from the Christ's Church website 'Give' page or mobile app, choosing the 'Global Mission' fund from the drop-down list (and indicating Alsancak, Karşıyaka, Özdere or Urla in the memo box, if you wish to specify this.


  3. Give through Sheltering Wings.

For gifts in Euros, pounds (GBP/sterling) and Turkish Liras

We now have dedicated accounts in Turkey into which you can pay directly, using the account details below. If you wish to give specifically to one of the churches, please let us know by emailing, indicating your name, the date, amount and currency of the gift and whether it is for Alsancak, Karşıyaka, Özdere or Urla.

Euro (€) gifts

IBAN : TR46 0006 4000 0023 4010 7786 49

GBP (£) gifts

IBAN : TR08 0006 4000 0023 4010 7786 54

Turkish Lira (₺) gifts

IBAN : TR57 0006 4000 0013 4011 2126 28

All three of the above accounts for Euros, GBP and Turkish Liras are held with the following bank: Turkiye Is Bankasi AS, Alsancak Branch, Izmir, Turkey.

  • The bank branch’s address is: Kultur Mahallesi, Talatpaşa Bulvarı No:27 35220 Konak - Izmir/Turkey.
  • The account-holder’s name is: Seckin Ugur