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Won’t you help Yiddish thrive on the stage of the National Yiddish Theatre – Folksbiene?

Make your donation today to support the company that is:

  • The preeminent Yiddish theater company in the country
  • The longest continually producing Yiddish theater company in the world
  • Recipient of a Drama Desk Award for lifetime achievement
  • “One of the city’s most remarkable cultural institutions!” (The New York Post)
  • Each season the Folksbiene hosts 20,000-plus audience members for a cavalcade of acclaimed productions – from dramas to musical extravaganzas to programs specially designed for the youngest and oldest audiences.  Each production entertains and enlightens audiences with a blend of wit and wisdom and history and culture – accompanied by English and Russian supertitles - that brings the riches of Yiddish to all.

    Please join the thousands of individuals whose generous contributions help make our work possible. We will recognize your donation of $50 or more in mainstage playbills throughout the year. The National Yiddish Theatre–Folksbiene is a 501(c)3 registered non-profit organization. All contributions are tax-deductible to the extent allowable by law.

    You may give your tax deductible contribution in many ways. 

    Check.
    Make your check payable to The National Yiddish Theatre – Folksbiene, 135 West 29th Street, Rm. 504, New York, NY 10001.

    Credit Card.
    Mail your donation or call us with your information.     

    Pledge.
    We will bill you quarterly for annual pledges of $500 and above.

    Gifts in kind.
    Call our office to discuss your donation of goods or services. 

    Employer matching gifts.
    Check with your company to see if it will double the impact of your gift.
    See your human resources office to enquire or visit www.matchinggifts.com to learn more.

    Gifts in Honor or Memory of Loved Ones.
    We will send notification of your gift to your honoree.

    Appreciated stock.
    Consult with your accountant about the considerable tax benefits of stock donations. 

    Bequests.
    Including the Folksbiene in your will is a thoughtful way to help ensure for the future of the Yiddish theater. Real estate, life insurance or other valued assets

    Additional naming opportunities are available to major donors and underwriters.
    Penn Genthner at (212) 213-2120 ext. 203 for more information.