“Be as creative as you want,” writes Diocese of Chicago UTO Coordinator Linda Toberman. “Maybe for Ingathering Sunday suggest everyone wear blue in support of United Thank Offering. If you can’t send a check, send me a sea of blue screen shot. I have received a picture of beautiful blue flowers. Show your blue box on screen in your Virtual Coffee hour.
“If your church is small, the UTO person might drive around and collect boxes left out on porches … or send contributions to your church treasurer and note UTO on the memo line.” People whose churches do not have a UTO coordinator can make offerings by: