ORT America Major Gifts Society

Your generosity helps support urgent needs within World ORT global campaign priorities. We also offer the opportunity to earmark your funds for a specific program within the funding projects of World ORT. We are delighted to identify suitable projects matched to your specific interests.

In appreciation for your gift to ORT America, a plaque will be placed in a World ORT educational facility for these contribution levels.

$100,000         ORT Visionary    Includes membership in the World ORT 1880 Society
Funding opportunities include implementing a pilot pedagogical program; creating a green environment in an educational facility, or the refurbishment of a laboratory in a technical college with infrastructure upgrades, new equipment and supplies.

$50,000           ORT Innovator 
Funding opportunities include implementing a pilot pedagogical program; the refurbishment of a school laboratory with new equipment and supplies; the renovation of a school lobby or a short-term vocation training course.

$25,000           ORT Idealist 
Funding opportunities include the refurbishment of a classroom, including new infrastructure, equipment and supplies, or creating a small green environment such as a shaded seating area, or renovating a school corridor.


Based on an annual gift to ORT America, a plaque will be placed next to a mezuzah that will be affixed within a World ORT educational facility for these contribution levels.

$10,000           ORT Trailblazer 
Funding opportunities include supplementing one track in STEM education (science, technology, engineering, math) or sponsorship of an afterschool STEM course for fifteen students for one year.

$7,500             ORT Pioneer 
Funding opportunities include include basic renovation of a classroom or the purchase of a 3D printer for a classroom.

$5,000             ORT Builder
Funding opportunities include five laptop computers or five iPads for students and teachers.

As a valued member of the ORT America Major Gifts Society, you will be able to designate your gift for a specific ORT program or facility. Youwill also receive exclusive invitations to ORT America events and briefings with top-level representatives; be welcomed for an on-site tour, should you visit any ORT program or project around the world; receive a report detailing the impact of your contribution; receive acknowledgement in any local remove this space ORT America event collateral where donors are mentioned; and receive recognition in the ORT America Annual Report.

For more information about Major Gifts Society please contact: Naomi Reinharz, National Director of Major Gifts at nreinharz@ortamerica.org or 212.547.9142.

Thank you so much for your generous support of ORT!