Park Avenue Synagogue is committed to inspiring our members to live meaningful, passion-filled Jewish lives. We welcome you to support this mission by making PAS a philanthropic priority in your life. Your support today ensures that we will continue to build our people's future together.
Please mail your check made payable to Park Avenue Synagogue to the address below. Please designate a fund on your check. (See a list of funds).
Director of Development
Park Avenue Synagogue
50 East 87th Street
New York, NY 10128
Please contact Development at 212-369-2600, x148.
By Stock Transfer
By Wire Transfer
A planned gift to Park Avenue Synagogue enables you to support the synagogue while enjoying financial and tax benefits. Read more about creating a legacy:
By Matching Gift
Many companies offer matching gift programs that will match gifts to Park Avenue Synagogue made by their employees and their spouses. Contact your Human Resources Department to see if your company offers this program.
By Qualified Charitable Distribution
Use your Individual Retirement Account to make a Qualified Charitable Distribution donation directly to PAS. Learn more.
Thank you for your generosity to Park Avenue Synagogue.
With gratitude, we recognize contributions to the synagogue in the following ways:
Kol Nidrei Recognition
Contributions to the annual Kol Nidrei Appeal, Gala, PASECC Benefit, other synagogue funds, and the Capital Campaign are acknowledged in the Annual Report of Giving published in the fall.
Annual Kol Nidrei Appeal Recognition Levels for 5780/2019-2020
Rabbi’s Council: $36,000 and Above
Cantor’s Council: $25,000 to $35,999
Chairman’s Council: $18,000 to $24,999
President’s Council: $10,000 to $17,999
Leadership Council: $5,400 to $9,999
Chai Council: $3,600 to $5,399
Benefactors’ Council: $1,800 to $3,599
Contributors: $1,000 to $1,799
Friends of PAS: Under $1,000
Capital Campaign Recognition
Capital Campaign contributions will be acknowledged in various synagogue publications during the campaign.
All contributions will be recognized on a permanent wall plaque according to the recognition levels below.
Contributions of $100,000 or more will additionally be eligible for specific naming opportunities to be announced.
Capital Campaign Recognition Levels
$5,000,000 and Above
$1,800,000 to $4,999,999
$1,000,000 to $1,799,999
$500,000 to $999,999
$250,000 to $499,999
$180,000 to $249,999
$100,000 to $179,999
$72,000 to $99,999
$54,000 to $71,999
$36,000 to $53,999
$18,000 to $35,999
$10,000 to $17,999
$5,000 to $9,999
$1,000 to $4,999
Recognition for Other Contributions
General Contributions and contributions to all of our endowed funds are acknowledged in the Bulletin, in alphabetical order by donor’s name.
High Holiday Contributions in memory of loved ones are listed alphabetically by family in the annual Book of Remembrance used at Yizkor services throughout the year. For more information, please contact the main office.
All gifts made with the request that they be anonymous will be listed as Anonymous.