Become a Supporter and Make a Difference Today!

Your support will impact the lives of other through low or no fee education programs, advocacy efforts, and the development of events that educate the mind and touch the heart. Contact us today to learn more or to make a donation:

Attn: Fund Development
Temple of Understanding
211 East 43rd St., Ste. 1600
New York, NY 10017
212-573-9224, ext 22

Checks should be made payable to: Temple of Understanding
All donations are tax deductible

Online donations

Send your gift online, through our secure site, and begin supporting our mission to educate youth and adults immediately. Click here to donate.

We participate in the following online donation programs:

GoodSearch and GoodShop Programs is a new Yahoo-powered search engine that donates half its advertising revenue, about a penny per search, to the charities its users designate. Use it just as you would any search engine, get quality search results from Yahoo, and watch the donations add up! is a new online shopping mall which donates up to 37 percent of each purchase to your favorite cause! Hundreds of great stores including Amazon, Target, Gap, Best Buy, ebay, Macy’s and Barnes & Noble have teamed up with GoodShop and every time you place an order, you’ll be supporting your favorite cause.

Just go to goodsearch.comand be sure to enter Temple of Understanding as the charity you want to support. And, be sure to spread the word!

American Express Just Give Program

With GivingExpress Online® giving has never been so easy or rewarding. GivingExpress Online allows you to use any American Express® Card to make a donation to The Temple of Understanding. Donations can be made in dollars or, if you are enrolled in the Membership Rewards® program*, you can redeem your points for a donation.

Your dollar donation is tax deductible to the extent allowed by law and you will receive an immediate e-mail receipt that meets IRS requirements as a record of your contribution. The site also enables you to set up recurring donations so you can spread out your donation over time. If you are enrolled in an American Express Loyalty program, you can earn valuable rewards with virtually every dollar you donate. Visit for more information and to make a donation.

Bank Wire Transfer

Gifts may also be completed by Bank Wire. Please call 212-573-9224, ext 22 for Bank Wire Transfer information.