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. The Temple of Understanding is a 501(c)(3) public charity (EIN 13-1935186) and all donations are tax deductible.


Donate by Mail

Attn: Fund Development
Temple of Understanding
777 United Nations Plaza, Office 3E
New York, NY 10017

Checks should be made payable to
Temple of Understanding

Donate by Credit Card or Paypal Account

Gifts of Stock

We are pleased to accept gifts of appreciated securities. Our donors can avoid paying capital gains and receive a tax deduction for the appreciated value of their securities as of the day of transfer.

Corporate Matching

Your gift to The Temple of Understanding can be doubled or even tripled through your company’s corporate matching gift program. To take advantage of this opportunity ask your employer for a matching gift form, fill out the details and mail it to us with your gift, it’s that easy!


In addition to accepting direct donations, corporate matching funds and planned giving, we also accept in-kind donations. The Temple of Understanding relies on in-kind donations to help reduce annual expenses. Such contributions include office supplies, equipment and other materials. The ToU also actively seeks out in-kind services, such as event photographers, printers, videographers, caterers and more.

For More Information

Contact us at 914-610-5146 or alison [at]