Our activities are supported by membership, and by the generosity of donors and benefactors. Your generous gift makes a critical difference in our ability to further our mission of promoting and preserving jazz though live jazz performances, and educational outreach initiatives and scholarships.

You may choose to direct your NJJS donations to one of the following:

  • Membership
  • 50th Anniversary Benefit Concert Sunday, October 9th, 2022
  • Scholarship Fund
  • Jersey Jazz LIVE! Event

DONATING IS EASY! Click on the donate button below.


We accept credit card payments through Paypal, but you do NOT need a Paypal account to use this service – simply click on the donate button.
After filling in the amount of your gift, and choosing how you wish to proceed, you can then DIRECT your gift on the following page by clicking on the “+ Add Special Instructions to NJJS” tab to let NJJS know your intent.

Or you can mail a check to:

New Jersey Jazz Society
Mike Katz, Treasurer
382 Springfield Avenue Suite 217
Summit, NJ 07091

Please put any notations/directions in the Memo.



Many employers match employee contributions, sometimes doubling or tripling your gift! Contact your Human Resources Department to see if they participate in a matching program.


  • Used CD/Record/Book Collections
  • Used Musical Instruments

Contact Education Director James Pansulla – – for more information or to arrange for pickup or delivery of donations.  Please note, NJJS is unable to accept acoustic pianos due to the cost and complexity of pickup and delivery.

The New Jersey Jazz Society is qualified as a tax-exempt cultural organization under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code, Federal ID 23-7229339. All donations are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.

“Turn your Amazon purchases into a force for good.”

NJJS has joined the AmazonSmile Gives program where 0.5% of the price of your eligible purchases will go directly to us! It’s the same Amazon you know but a separate website. Same products, same service – but to generate donations you must ALWAYS SHOP AT

Log on to and select New Jersey Jazz Society (Summit, NJ) as your beneficiary, then shop as you normally do. Please tell your friends and family members about this amazing opportunity for us. Thank you in advance for helping to support NJJS and the performance, promotion and preservation of jazz. It’s a win-win partnership!  

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The New Jersey Jazz Society (NJJS) is a non-profit organization of business and professional people, musicians, teachers, students and listeners working together for the purpose of advancing jazz music.