Each of you must give as you have made up your mind, not reluctantly or under compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver.
-2 Corinthians 9:7
Designated giving is giving to a defined area of ministry. Temple accomplishes it's best ministry through tithes and offerings to the General Fund. We understand that some people have areas that are special to them.
Some examples of designated giving are:
To the music ministry in honor of someone.
To the youth ministry for a scholarship to help a student .
To a specific missions organization.