Descendants of a man who provided funding for the first printing of the Book of Mormon presented his wallet to the LDS Church on March 23, 2007, noting the $3,000 he donated in 1830 would be the equivalent of a $1.6 million gift in 2007
On 21 January 2005, Brian Durrant of Solihull, England, officially presented to the Europe West Area Presidency an original Nauvoo Temple Plate, commemorating the dedication of the Nauvoo Temple in May of 1846.
For David and Rachel Weidman there are two primary motivations for giving: First, because everything is a gift from God. Second, giving brings joy by deepening gospel understanding. Now the Weidmans want their six children to know the joy of giving, too.
FamilySearch is strengthening its efforts to capture records. For just 10 cents you can save a record - that’s 10 records for every dollar you give. The ancestor you save may turn out to be your long lost cousin twice removed.