Your gift makes it possible for Wise to continue offering meaningful Jewish connection,
engagement, learning opportunities, and support services for those in our community and well beyond.

Explore this page for more ways to support Stephen Wise Temple and Schools.

We are deeply grateful for your commitment to Wise!

Help us make meaning and change the world.

A gift to Stephen Wise Temple and Schools enables our community to pursue our work for years to come and to share our history, traditions, and promise with the next generation of Jews.

Here are just some of the ways you can participate:

High Holy Days 2018 (5779) Katz Family Pavilion


Gifts to our Annual Campaign help to sustain our community throughout the year by ensuring that we may continue to offer diverse and innovative programming; worship services that elevate the spiritual experience for all who come through our doors; social action initiatives that help to improve the lives of those in need; and provide opportunities to deepen our connection with Israel.

View our Annual Campaign Levels and Benefits
View our 2018-19 Annual Campaign Honor Roll
View our 2017-18 Annual Campaign Honor Roll

Stephen Wise Temple from the air


Invest in the future of Stephen Wise Temple and Schools. Your gift to our Capital Campaign will drastically improve existing spaces on campus and create new facilities to respond to the ever-changing needs and interests of our members and the greater community. Innovative programming, compelling events and experiences, a warm and welcoming atmosphere — all will be possible due to your generous support. Click here to learn more about the Katz Family Pavilion and Shalom Garden.

Walk to End Genocide


Gifts designated for specific funds support many areas of Stephen Wise Temple and Schools including innovative Center for Jewish Life programming; works of tikkun olam through Center for Social Justice; and educating the next generation of leaders through Center for Youth Engagement.

Clergy of Stephen Wise Temple


By giving to a clergy member’s discretionary fund, you make a meaningful contribution that will allow our Rabbis and Cantors to provide programs and services that benefit our entire community.

Wise School students solving math problems on the whiteboard


A gift to Wise School is not just a gift for the future of our Temple, but for the future of our world. Your gifts, which support cutting-edge technology, extra-curricular activities, professional development, and infrastructural improvements, ensure that the next generation of LA’s Jews receives the best possible education, helping them make great happen in our world!

Legacy Giving young and old hands holding


Legacy Giving is your opportunity to ensure with confidence that Stephen Wise Temple remains a place to make meaning and change the world into the future. Whether for capital improvements or new and expanded programs, planned gifts and endowments allow individuals and families to leave a meaningful legacy to our Temple and Schools. In order to appropriately recognize such generosity, we have created a special Legacy Society for those who make Stephen Wise a priority in their legacy.

For more information please contact Jessica Lebovits: | 310.889.2276