FMSM is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) charity, so donations are tax deductible to the fullest extent allowed by US law. FMSM provides supporters the first safe and secure way to send donations to Saint Catherine's Monastery. Your full donation reaches St. Catherine’s because the board and staff are entirely volunteer and all expenses are covered by the founding donors.

If you wish to help further this effort or be on FMSM's mailing list, please contact us. Please also see the bottom of the page for additional ways to donate.

To donate by check, please make your check payable to "Friends of Mount Sinai Monastery" and send to:

Friends of Mount Sinai Monastery
PO Box 231953
Encinitas, CA, 92023-1953 USA

To donate by credit card, please use the below button for a one-time or monthly donation. You can make a one-time donation without signing up for Paypal; please also use this link if you want to donate through your Paypal account.

To cancel your monthly donation, just contact us at, call Paypal at 888-221-1161, or cancel through your Paypal account.

Thank you very much! We will e-mail you a donation acknowledgement, and also send you a summary of your donations at the end of the year.

Other ways to help

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