How to Make a Gift

There are numerous ways you can make a gift to the Yiddish Book Center. Here's a quick look at how to make various kinds of gifts, along with contact information for the staff members who can help you.


• To make a gift by check:
Make your check payable to Yiddish Book Center and mail to:
Yiddish Book Center
1021 West Street
Amherst, MA 01002

• To donate publicly traded stocks, bonds, or mutual funds:
Contact Owalla (Wally) Facteau, staff accountant, at 413-256-4900, ext. 105, or by email at [email protected].

• To make a donation online:
Please visit our online donation page.

• To make a wire transfer:
Contact Owalla (Wally) Facteau, staff accountant, at 413-256-4900, ext. 105, or by email at [email protected].

• To establish a charitable gift annuity or endowment fund, arrange an IRA charitable rollover, or discuss named-gift opportunities:
Contact Zvi Jankelowitz, director of institutional advancement, at 413-256-4900, ext. 117, or by email at [email protected].

• To make a tribute gift:
Contact Randi Silnutzer, director of operations, at 413-256-4900, ext. 121, or by email at [email protected].

• To make a matching gift:
Contact Randi Silnutzer, director of operations, at 413-256-4900, ext. 121, or by email at [email protected].

• For general inquiries:
Contact Susan Sussman, development manager, at 413-256-4900, ext. 125, or by email at [email protected].