help us to continue to expand our reach

114,970 individuals received contemplative care in the face of death, cancer, AIDS, and other illnesses
43,916 family members, couples and friends received contemplative care as they dealt with grief, mourning, and loss.
81,383 hours of compassionate care have been given by our volunteer chaplains.
30,303 staff people in hospitals, hospices, and prisons received spiritual care, including doctors, nurses, and social workers.
4,171 Contemplative care and meditation groups were run by our volunteer chaplains, with over 30,683 people attending.
34,855 men and women from the general public have received education in topics such as death and dying, Buddhist approaches to death, addictions and spirituality, and contemplative practices.

Touching Lives Around The World

Your financial support ensures that our work in providing compassionate contemplative care to those in need and providing caregivers with education moves forward— from generation to generation.

BECOME A SUSTAINING MEMBER

Support NYZC and its work of Care, Study & Meditation

LOVING ACTION

Includes a Zen Center mala.

$27 Monthly

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TRUE EXPRESSION

Includes a Zen Center mala.

$54 Monthly

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BEARING WITNESS

Includes a Zen Center mala.

$72 Monthly

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CONTEMPLATIVE MIND

Includes a Zen Center mala.
10% discount on classes
10% discount on retreats

$108 Monthly

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COMPASSIONATE HEART

Includes a Zen Center mala.
15% discount on classes
10% discount on retreats

$216 Monthly

ENSO LEGACY GIFT

Please consider joining New York Zen Center for Contemplative Care’s Enso Legacy, a special group of individuals who have included NYZC in their estate plans through a charitable bequest. This type of visionary giving is the simplest way to create a legacy with NYZC and ensures that our work in providing compassionate contemplative care to those in need and providing caregivers with education moves forward from generation to generation. Click below to download and print the Enso Legacy form. For questions regarding making a legacy donation, please contact us via email at info@zencare.org or by phone (212-677-1087).

SCHOLARSHIP FUND

Please make your donation to New York Zen Center for Contemplative Care’s scholarship fund below. The New York Zen Center for Contemplative Care remains open and vibrant due to the generosity of our members and program participants. It is our sincere wish that no one be prevented from participating in programs at NYZC due to financial constraints. Our scholarship fund helps make programming available to all those who would like to participate. All donations are tax-deductible. A letter acknowledging receipt of your donation will be sent to you for tax purposes. The New York Zen Center for Contemplative Care is a 501(c)(3) non-profit educational organization.