Support Our Efforts 

To commemorate and preserve the legacy of the Syrian colony in New York City

You can make a donation and help support our efforts. While we are grateful for any and all gifts, the following sites offer lower transaction fees so more of your hard earned money will go to supporting the cause.

WSHS is a tax-exempt organization as described in Secant 501 (c) (3 )of the Internal Revenue Service and donations are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.


Washington Street Historical Society PayPal

You may click on the image below to donate via PayPal

Check or wire transfer

If you prefer mailing a check, please send it to the address listed below:

Washington Street Historical Society

93 4th Avenue, PO Box 645

New York, NY 10003

If you prefer to send a wire transfer, please contact us at for more details.

EIN 463951577

NY Charities Bureau Registration Number: 45-36-62

If you or your organization would like to make a contribution and have your name commemorated at the site of the monument, please contact us at:

We Are Grateful to Our Donors

F Abdelnour

J AbiNader

A Anderson

G Arthur

Douglas Banik

Marilee Benson

G Beyjoun

D Boyarin

G Calderaro

C Cirker

O Cheta

B Crane

R Dabit

E Drumsta

Inea Engler

S Farah

Samir Farra

G Fine

D Fulcher

Robert Goodhouse

L Gordon

J Generale

Naseem Haffar

Paula Hajar

A Hanel

H Haydar

Stephen T. Hazam (in memory of William James Hazam)

Mona & Basem Hishmeh

R Hijab

Linda K. Jacobs

George Jalinos

G Kalem

S Keegan (on behalf of the Afifa Karam family)

A Khandji* M Scott

Alex Konrad

V Lowery

Salah Mhamdi

Lili Murad

M Monterastelli

J Nackley

G Norich

L Norris

L Offredo-Zreik

M Pelescak

P & R Pennoyer

Majdi Ramadan

E Rosenberg

K Schwartz

J Slade

Elizabeth Saylor

K Tanaka

R Tannous

David Tau

M Thatcher (In Honor of Jennifer Zarou)

D Ugoretz

J Ulyatt

Jamie Wernet

C Whittaker

B Zegeer

K Zraick

Institutional Donors