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We’ve Worked in Ukraine for Decades, but NOW, the Need is Different

Your philanthropic donation is needed more urgently than ever before!

Please help us send life-saving support directly to the people we care for to ensure no one is hungry, in need of medicine, or cold. 

ACTION-PSJ will be there to provide support during the war and its aftermath. 

The Ukraine Emergency Fund is dedicated to the crisis needs created by the war. Please be as generous as you can. Every donation matters! We are in this together!

Give online, mail a check, call with your donation, or meet to create an individualized gift every contribution is meaningful and is an investment in support of the ongoing work of ACTION-PSJ.

THANK YOU for your generosity! 

APSJ's work is far from done. Through the generosity and vision of our committed supporters, we continue to provide everything from simple acts of humanity to lifesaving care to elderly and isolated Jews and their families in Eastern Europe as we have done for forty-five years. Your generosity makes APSJ's work possible.  THANK YOU for your partnership!

Whether you are a long-time supporter,  grew up in homes committed to the mission of APSJ,  emigrated from Eastern Europe, had relatives from “the old country”, or are new to the APSJ community- your philanthropic contribution enables APSJ to provide welfare and renewal to those in the most need.  THANK YOU for your partnership and generosity!

  • General Donation — Your contribution will be used where it is needed most. APSJ is thriving and there is much innovative work happening.   
  • COVID-19 Emergency Fund — This fund is being used so APSJ can pivot operations quickly to provide unanticipated emergency and emergent needs due to the progression of COVID-19. 
  • Adopt-a-Bubbe/Zayde — Serving over 20 communities across Eastern Europe, a volunteer Community Care Coordinator identifies the most at-risk elderly and isolated  Jews and their families to provide personalized humanitarian aid. 
  • The Warm House — In-home gatherings for traditional meals and Jewish connection bringing together thousands of elderly and isolated Jews across Eastern Ukraine.  

NEW Tax Rules for Charitable Giving

Donors to APSJ should be aware of the new tax rules for charitable giving included in the recently enacted Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act, or CARES Act.

Click here for information about CARES ACT DONATIONS. 

November 3, 2021  WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service today reminded taxpayers that a special tax provision will allow more Americans to easily deduct up to $600 in donations to qualifying charities on their 2021 federal income tax return

In light of the current environment related to coronavirus, we encourage donors wishing to make a gift to APSJ to use our online donation option. Donors may experience some delay in receiving gift acknowledgment letters in the mail due to the current situation. We apologize for any inconvenience. Donors making donations online will continue to receive acknowledgments via email.

Privacy Policy: We keep your personal information private and secure. When you make a payment through our site, you provide your name, contact information, payment information, and additional information related to your transaction. We use this information to process your payment and to ensure your payment is correctly credited to your account.

Tax Information:  Action for Post-Soviet Jewry Agency, is a registered Massachusetts non-profit corporation, Tax ID number 51-0137190. Your donation is tax-deductible as allowed by law. APSJ does not provide tax, financial, or investment advice. If you have any tax, investment, or financial questions, please consult a qualified advisor or counselor.

All beginnings require that you unlock new doors. The key is giving and doing. Give tzedakah and do kindness.
R’ Nachman of Bratslav



Support APSJ by donating today.

You can support APSJ  through retirement account required minimum distributions.         (NEW: Stock Transfer Form)

Remember APSJ in your will or trust.



Ways to give:

The following credit cards are accepted:

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If you prefer to make a gift by check please make your check payable to:  Action for Post-Soviet Jewry and mail to: 1430 Main St. Waltham MA 02451

To make a gift by phone,  or to find out more information about giving through retirement accounts and remembering APSJ in your will or trust please call:  (781) 893-2331

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