Dana is the Buddhist word for giving.
All donations to IMC are tax-deductible.
Insight Meditation Center of the Mid-Peninsula is a 501(c) organization, with tax ID 77-0450217.
Ways to Donate
Online: The links at the right are an opportunity for one-time or recurring donations through PayPal. For a one-time donation, you may use either a PayPal account or credit card. A recurring monthly donation will require that a PayPal account be used to manage the subscription—a process that is quick, easy, and secure.
By Check: Please make checks payable to Insight Meditation Center and mail to Insight Meditaton Center:108 Birch Street, Redwood City, CA 94062
Please indicate if funds are to go to: Teacher Dana, IMC Expense, Retreat Center, or Online Course. If applicable, specify teacher(s) or percentage amount if donating to more than one category.
In Person: There is a donation box by the IMC door. It has 2 slots, one for Teacher Dana and the other for IMC Expenses. You may donate by cash or check. If you write a check you may designate a percentage to each if you’d like.
Dedications: If you would like to make a gift to IMC in honor or in memory of an occasion or someone special to you, please make your check out to IMC and mail it with all the details to: IMC, 108 Birch Street, Redwood City, CA 94062. Click here for a printable form.
Buying or Selling Your Home
If you’re buying or selling your home, sangha member and retired real-estate broker, Carol Collins, offers to negotiate a reduced brokerage fee for you, and contribute her entire finder’s fee to IMC. For information contact Carol (408) 622-5780. Flier
Enroll in E-Scrip: E-scrip is an effortless way of raising funds for IMC. If you register your grocery club card, and/or credit/debit cards with E-scrip, the participating merchants donate a small percentage of your purchases to our center. You keep all your credit card rewards. Register on-line at E-scrip. The Group ID is 238528