Donations

Insight Meditation Central Valley is a 501(c)3 tax exempt non-profit organization. Our EIN is 46-2786127.  It is in the spirit of generosity that IMCV continues a 2500-year-old Buddhist tradition of providing the teachings freely to all who are interested. We do not require payment for any of our teachings or meetings. The support of our teachers and all our organization’s expenses is done through the voluntary donations of our extended community.

While financial support is essential for our organization to function, there are other ways that you can support Insight Meditation Central Valley through service.

If you are interested in learning more about the practice of dana, the Pali word for giving, please read this article on Dana in the Western Insight Meditation Movement by Gil Fronsdal,

By Paypal:

We now accept donations by PayPal.

By Check:

  • Make check out to: Insight Meditation Central Valley
  • Send to: Insight Meditation Central Valley, P.O. Box 579564, Modesto, CA 95357.

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The gift of the dhamma exceeds all other gifts. – Dhammapada