The Kansas Zen Center relies on membership dues and donations to support our practice. There are several ways to donate:
• Become a member of the Kansas Zen Center by joining our parent organization the Kwan Um School of Zen — information about membership can be found here.
• Make a regular (monthly/quarterly/annual) contribution to Kansas Zen Center. Many of our members make additional regular donations above their dues.
• Make a donation at any time, either by sending us a check or using a debit or credit card.
For card transactions, please click here.
Checks can be sent to:
Kansas Zen Center
1201 Laura Avenue
Lawrence, KS 66044
All donations are fully tax-deductible. In accordance with IRS guidelines, payment for retreats is considered a donation and payment for classes is not.
Membership brings with it eligibility to vote at the annual meeting and to serve on the board, a subscription to Primary Point the journal of the Kwan Um School of Zen and is a prerequisite for precepts. Dues are paid directly to the Kwan Um School of Zen, we get 50%, and the rest is used to support the infrastructure that we rely on. YOU DO NOT NEED TO BE A MEMBER TO PRACTICE WITH US.
Regular donations can be scheduled by using a credit card or providing your bank ACH information to our payment services provider, Zeffy.
Thank you for helping us keep the dharma flowing!