Why Donate?

Help build a bridge to our future. The Gratz College Annual Fund provides Gratz College with the critical resources required to meet its most important needs and opportunities. Your gift makes a tremendous difference, and we are grateful for your caring and commitment. To learn how you can support the Gratz College Fund, please contact the Office of Institutional Advancement at 215-635-7300 x 153 or lzimmerman@gratz.edu

When you give to the unrestricted Annual Fund, your gift supports the following:

Academic Enrichment

Gratz College students – at the undergraduate and graduate level; in the Jewish Community High School; and in our adult learning programs – learn from and work with teacher-scholars in an intellectually rich, open and challenging environment.  Your gift will benefit learning and teaching, program innovation, curriculum development, the library and technology services.

Financial Aid

We are committed to making Gratz College programs affordable for all students.  Your gift will sustain the College’s commitment to enabling students to attend the College and High School programs. 

Community Programs and Life Long Learning

Gratz College provides opportunities for life-long learning, including lectures and programs, as well as courses in a wide array of Jewish topics, including Hebrew and Yiddish language instruction.  Your gift will sustain the College’s commitment to bringing high quality programming to the general community.   

Restricted Gifts

If you prefer to support a specific Gratz College program, gifts can be designated to any of the following areas:

  • Adult Jewish Learning
  • Jewish Community High School
  • Tuttleman Library
  • Holocaust and Genocide Studies
  • Jewish Education Programs
  • Jewish Christian Studies
  • Jewish Communal Service
  • Jewish Studies