Become an IJS Member

How is the Institute for Judaic Studies funded?

The Institute for Judaic Studies of the Pacific Northwest is a nonprofit 501(c)3 organization. The Institute receives grants from foundations and granting agencies.

We also depend on the generosity of our members through gifts and membership fees. Membership dues and contributions are tax deductible.

How to Join the Institute

  You can easily join online and pay with a credit card via PayPal.
(NOTE: You do not need to have a PayPal account to use this method.)
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When you're finished, PayPal will send you back here.
If you're paying for more than one person, you can indicate that in your PayPal transaction.

If you prefer, you can fill in a membership form and pay by check.

Click HERE for membership form (PDF format)