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Giving to Lake Junaluska

From its earliest days more than 100 years ago, Lake Junaluska has relied on charitable giving to help fulfill its mission. Because of the generosity of friends, community members, guests, participants, churches and other organizations, Lake Junaluska continues to be a place set apart for transformation and renewal.

Your support today makes it possible for persons to experience this place of Christian hospitality where lives are transformed through renewal of soul, mind and body. 

Lake Junaluska Assembly, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization. Gifts are tax-deductible. Our federal tax ID number is 56-0547461.

Because of charitable giving, the Annual Fund makes many things possible at Lake Junaluska. Gifts to the Annual Fund helped:

  • Inspire more than 3,500 people during summer worship
  • Plant more than 15,000 annuals and perennials
  • Enrich the lives of more than 1,000 youth during our summer programs
  • Cultivate and maintain 16 gardens and meditation areas

Explore different options for giving to Lake Junaluska by clicking on the boxes below. 

Phone Donations

To make a donation by phone, call the Office of Development 
at 828-454-6749 or toll free at 866-256-1079.

Mail Donations

To make a donation by mail, send to
Lake Junaluska Assembly Inc. 
The Office of Development 
PO Box 67
Lake Junaluska, NC 28745

Lake Junaluska Annual Fund

The Lake Junaluska Annual Fund provides key ongoing charitable support for our programs, ministries, and maintenance of the lake, recreational areas and facilities. A growing annual fund provides Lake Junaluska with the resources to ensure that the experience enjoyed by our participants, guests and community members is both transformative and renewing of soul, mind and body. Read More

Friends of the Lake

Gifts to the Friends of the Lake help Lake Junaluska continue to be a beloved place where the community can enjoy the walking trail, gardens, and breathtaking vistas. Read More

Lake Junaluska Cross
Paddle boards

Lake Junaluska Singers Circle

Each year the ministry of the Lake Junaluska Singers brings God's gift of music to tens of thousands. Please join with us in expanding our impact by joining the Lake Junaluska Singers Circle. Read More

Planned Giving

There are many ways you may provide for Lake Junaluska through your estate. Your gifts help to advance our mission to be a place of Christian hospitality where lives are transformed through the renewal of soul, mind, and body. Read More

Lake Junaluska Singers
Lake Junaluska Rosewalk

Lake Junaluska Columbarium and Garden of Memory

Surrounded by the majesty of the lake and the mountains, the Lake Junaluska Columbarium and Garden of Memory are sacred spaces for those wanting to make Lake Junaluska a final resting place for themselves or loved ones. Read More


There are year round opportunities to volunteer at Lake Junaluska Conference and Retreat Center. Read More

Memorial Chapel
Volunteer at Lake Junaluska

The Lake Junaluska Associates

The Lake Junaluska Associates is an organization of individuals who love Lake Junaluska and want to serve in partnership with the Lake Junaluska Assembly. Read More

Donations at Work

We regularly talk about transformation through renewal of soul, mind and body at Lake Junaluska. You make transformation possible. Because of your prayers, your time and your gifts, transformation takes place every second of every day at Lake Junaluska. See some of our recent improvement projects! Read More

The Lake Junaluska Associates
Donations at Work