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Annual gifts from generous individuals like you helps us realize our vision to inspire a more just, empathetic world through programs and exhibitions exploring contemporary art and evolving Jewish culture. Your gift makes all the difference.


Create a more inclusive world though incredible arts experiences

We believe in the power of art to inspire new ways of thinking, combat intolerance of all kinds, and build a more just, empathetic world. Support exhibitions and programming that explore the full tapestry of Jewish life and celebrate cultural diversity. Your donation has a direct impact on our vision of building a better tomorrow through art, connection, and joy across generations. 

Please support The CJM with a 100% tax-deductible gift today. The Museum’s tax ID number is 47-0920831. 

Commemorative Gifts

Contributions to the annual fund are also a wonderful way to commemorate a birthday, anniversary, special occasion, or memorial. We will acknowledge your gift by sending a note informing the friend or family member you indicate. All gift amounts are confidential unless otherwise requested.

Matching Gifts

Deepen your impact with a matching gift

Multiply the impact of your contribution with a matching gift from your current or former employer.


The CJM Legacy Society

The Legacy Society recognizes and honors the vision and generosity of individuals who safeguard the future of The Contemporary Jewish Museum by including The Museum in their estate plans. Join us and enjoy a variety of opportunities and benefits as you make a future commitment to The CJM.


Legacy Giving Options

Including a gift to The CJM in your estate plans is a powerful way to make a transformative gift for art and education for generations to come. There are several types of gifts you can make. Choose one that works for you.

To make it easy for you to begin your estate planning, we’ve partnered with FreeWill. Click here to start the process of writing your will at no cost to you.

This tool is free to you whether you choose to include a gift to The CJM or not, and can be used to create your fully valid legal will, or simply support you in thinking about your estate plans before finding a lawyer near you.

  • Bequests: Give to The CJM through your living will or living trust.

  • Life Income Gifts: Make a gift to The CJM and provide income for yourself and your loved ones through charitable gift annuities or charitable remainder trusts.

  • Retirement Plans & Life Insurance: Include The CJM as a beneficiary.


Questions? We are here to help.

Masha Berek

Director of Development