Support Us with a Donation

Thank you for making a donation to support Sha’ar Zahav — the community that embraces and supports you! We’re here for you:

  • To celebrate a birth, a b’nei mitzvah, a wedding and other joyous occasions
  • To ensure your children learn our brand of inclusive Judaism
  • To help you mourn a loss, to provide healing
  • To create a more welcoming world for LGBTQ Jews everywhere
  • To observe High Holy Days in an affirming and welcoming community
  • To create a safe space for refugees and others who have been marginalized

Donate online

You can donate online with a credit card or bank transfer.

If you need help or would prefer to talk to our staff, do not hesitate to call our office at 415-861-6932, extension 304.

Donate by mail

You can also choose to mail your donation to:
Sha’ar Zahav
290 Dolores St.
San Francisco, CA 94103

Please make your check payable to “Sha’ar Zahav.”

Become a member

Learn more about our community and consider becoming a Sha’ar Zahav member. As a member, your annual financial contribution is your gift to the community.

We are a non-profit

Sha’ar Zahav is a registered 501(c) non-profit organization. All donations are tax-deductible. Our tax ID is 94-2477006.

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