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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.

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 preservation 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

Brick Walk and Bench Programs

The Brick Walk and Bench Programs allow you to honor or memorialize a loved one and celebrate your connection with Lake Junaluska. Add an inscribed brick to The Colonnade's beloved Brick Walk or fund the installation of a bench bearing a solid brass commemorative plaque. Read More

Lake Junaluska Legacy Circle

Established in 2021, the Lake Junaluska Legacy Circle is composed of generous benefactors who have chosen to make a lasting impact and support Lake Junaluska’s long-term success by making a planned gift commitment. Members of the Lake Junaluska Legacy Circle are providing transformational experiences for generations to come. Read More

Brick Walk
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