The Old Rugged Cross Foundation, Inc. (ORCF) is a 501 (C) 3 non-profit corporation.


Designate for a specific piece such as:

Endowmant Fund
Restoration of the ORC Annex
Memorial gifts or Honorariums
Maintenance of building and grounds

Undesignated Donations:

These help us to pay the bills


Gift items are another means of giving financial support.

Calendars: Each year, the ORCF produces a calendar, with pictures showing activities and progress made during the previous year. The 2022 calendars are now available.
Suggested donation for calendars: $23.00/ea includes postage

Engraved bricks: Bricks can be engraved with up to three lines, and up to 19 characters (including letters, spaces, and punctuation) on each line. You may download the request form by clicking here. Just print the form, fill it out, and mail it with your check or money order to the address on the bottom of the form.
Suggested donation for bricks: $60.00/ea

Crosses: Crosses are made from the wood lath pieces that were removed from the church’s interior walls, and come with a Certificate of Authenticity and a square nail, also from the original church building. They are approximately 2 inches x 1 inch in size. Thickness varies.
Suggested donation for crosses: $23.00/ea includes postage

License plates Flexible plastic plates state that you are supporting the restoration.
Suggested donation for license plates: $14.00/ea includes postage

CDs Two Hymn Sing CDs have been recorded. Volume One has old favorite hymns, while the other has Christmas carols.
Suggested donation for Hymn Sing CDs: $13.00/ea includes postage

We also offer CDs by two different Christian vocalists singing, among other things, "The Old Rugged Cross".

CDs by The Garretts: $18.00/ea includes postage

CDs by James McDuffy: $18.00/ea includes postage

Polo Shirts: Shirts sizes S, M, L, & XL. Colors available: sand, navy, burgundy, and red.
$32.00/ea includes postage

Sizes XXL and XXXL. Colors available: navy, burgundy, and red.
$38.00/ea includes postage

Baseball Caps: Sand , burgandy, navy, and red
$25/ea including postage

Checks or money orders made out to: The Old Rugged Cross Foundation, Inc. may be mailed to:

The Old Rugged Cross Foundation
PO Box 41
Niles, MI 49120

We apologize that we are not yet set up for handling credit cards.