Make a Donation

AJHS accepts donations online via our website, through the mail, via stock transfers and donor advised funds, and over the phone. Your gift is tax-deductible, and all funds directly support our mission to collect, preserve, and educate the public about American Jewish history.

Donate by Mail

Please make checks payable to the American Jewish Historical Society and mail to: 

American Jewish Historical Society
Advancement Department
15 West 16th Street
Floor 5
New York, NY 10011

Stock Gifts and Planned Giving

To learn more about how to give a gift of stock or to inquire about planned giving, please contact Director of Advancement, Annie Cotten, at

Donate Online

Donations can be made online via credit card or direct debit through your bank. Consider setting up a recurring monthly donation; monthly donations are critical to helping AJHS have predictable and sustainable income to support operations.

Are you interested in donating books or papers to our library and/or archival collections?

We accept important and representative materials that illuminate breakthrough moments or turning points of American Jewish life. To learn more about donating a collection to the American Jewish Historical Society, please visit this page: Donate a Collection.