The Bible Lands Museum, Jerusalem opened to the public on May 11, 1992, and has since earned international acclaim as a universal center for cultural and educational programming. The work of the American Friends brings awareness of the Museum to those in the US and helps to raise critical funds in support of the Museum’s mission.
The American Friends of the Bible Lands Museum, Jerusalem is a publicly supported, tax-exempt organization organized under section 501 (c) (3) of the United States Internal Revenue Code and is eligible to receive tax deductible charitable contributions within the limits prescribed by law.
Please note that 100% of your credit card donation is tax deductible within the limits prescribed by law, but a 3% service fee is deducted by NY Charities, the credit card processor, to cover their expenses.
TO DONATE BY CHECK:
Checks should be payable to the American Friends of the Bible Lands Museum, Jerusalem and sent to us at:
American Friends of the Bible Lands Museum, Jerusalem
275 Madison Avenue, 6th Floor
New York, NY 10016
FOR OTHER TYPES OF DONATIONS (Securities, Works of Art, Wire Transfers):
Please call our office at 212-812-4362, or contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note that, in conformance with IRS guidelines, American Friends of the Bible Lands Museum, Jerusalem cannot accept contributions that are earmarked or required to be distributed to the Museum or any other organization. The Directors of AFBLMJ have complete discretion and control over the ultimate disposition of any contributions received by the organization. While donors may suggest that their gifts be used for a specific purpose, these requests are non-binding on the American Friends. This ensures that gifts made to the American Friends are tax deductible and that American Friends of the Bible Lands Museum, Jerusalem fulfills its duties and obligations as a U.S. tax-exempt organization under section 501(c)(3) of the Code. Donors may make unrestricted contributions to the American Friends, and in these cases, the Directors will determine the manner in which contributed funds will be used.