How You Can Help

Ways of Giving

Thanks to contributions from our donors, we can offer quality of life programs. We support the tradition of Jewish values, and the opportunities for spiritual growth for people of all faiths. We can continue to seek out innovative options to help people age in place. And, we can provide care for all people, regardless of financial status.

We gratefully acknowledge your generosity; we’d be happy to speak with you by telephone or visit with you personally to answer any questions you may have and to discuss options that might work best for you.

Online Giving

You can make a secure, on-line donation right now using your Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express card. Whether supporting our annual giving campaign, joining the Golden Alliance membership organization, or making a memorial or tribute gift, on-line giving is quick, easy and secure. Make a gift today!

Recurring Gifts

Are you committed to caring for our aging population? Would you like to provide on-going support to the Foundation without receiving pledge reminders or filling out checks all the time? Sign up to make a recurring gift today. A donation can be charged to your credit card monthly or quarterly. If you want to make a change to your gift later on, including varying the amount or payment schedule, simply call the Foundation at (585) 784-6384 and we’ll take care of it. Just click here and you’ll be on your way to making a lasting impact on the lives of those we serve. This is a great option for our Golden Alliance members.

Pay by Check

If you prefer to make a contribution through the mail, simply complete this form and mail it along with your gift to:

Jewish Senior Life Foundation 2021 Winton Road South Rochester, NY 14618

This one, simple form can be used for any type of gift. Some of our most popular are memorial or tribute gifts and Yahrzeit gifts to honor family and loved ones.

Stock, Personal Property, and Other Planned Gifts

Planned Gifts can be very useful tools for achieving financial goals while creating a personal legacy. Gifts of appreciated securities, real estate, insurance policies, and much more can be arranged. For more information, contact Joel Weiss, Vice President of Advancement at (585) 784-6375 or at

*The Jewish Senior Life Foundation does not provide legal or accounting advice. Prospective supporters are encouraged to consult their personal estate and/or tax advisers concerning specific charitable planning and arrangement. 

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