Funds & Opportunities

Your donations ensure that our school can provide the best possible Jewish day school education for students today and in the future.

Ways to Give

We are excited to see SSLI continue to grow and progress in the years ahead with your continued support. Let’s combine our efforts to enhance the Schechter community. You make a difference in the lives of our students and in the future of the Jewish people. We look forward to working with each of our families, with you, in new and important ways.

How to Give

Write a Check

Checks should be made out to Solomon Schechter Day School. Please indicate Annual Campaign on the memo of the check and mail it to:


Schechter School of Long Island
Development Office
6 Cross Street
Williston Park, NY 11596

Text Your Gift

Simply text 516-229-1870 the amount you wish to donate and hit send.

Make a Pledge

If you would like to make a pledge please contact the Development Office at 516.935.1441, ext. 1131. Pledges may be paid in installments.

Annual Campaign

Your annual gift is critical to helping the Schechter School of Long Island meet our commitment to academic excellence. We appreciate your participation in helping us provide an outstanding education for our students each and every day. Giving can be directed to: Arts, Athletics, Jewish Studies, Science, Security, Senior Israel Trip, STEM, Tuition Assistance…)

Endowment Campaign and Additional Gifts

Planned gifts support the future of our school. We welcome Bequests, Planned Gifts, Gifts-in-Kind, Life insurance Policies, Charitable Gift Annuities, and Real Estate. These gifts anticipate the needs of future generations of children at SSLI. If you would like more information on these additional gifts, please contact Elizabeth Kahn, Director of Institutional Advancement at 516.935.1441, ext. 1131.

Monthly Recurring Gift/Pledge Payment

You may now set up a recurring gift schedule. You may divide your pledge into monthly installments to be charged automatically to your credit card between now and July 31, 2022. If you would like to set up a recurring payment charge, please contact the Development Office at 516.935.1441 ext. 1131.

Tribute Donations

Beautiful Tribute cards can be sent in honor of or in memory of a loved one for a minimum of $18.

Gifts of Securities

We welcome gifts of stock and securities. Please make sure to contact Elizabeth Kahn, Director of Institutional Advancement at 516.935.1441, ext. 1131 to let us know your gift is coming and to receive current information on transfer of funds.

Corporate Matching Gifts

Many corporations match their staff’s philanthropic contributions as an employee benefit. Matching gifts allow you to double your gift to SSLI. Please include a matching gift from your company with your gift or apply online with your company.

Contact Development:

Elizabeth Kahn

Director of Institutional Advancement
516.935.1441 ext. 1131
[email protected]


Development Chair

Janet Hakim