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From the time of the Buddha, the teaching has depended for its survival on two things: first of all, on the fact that it works — seeing through delusion brings joy; and second, on the generosity and kindness of all those whom it has touched. You can make a donation or become a member here:

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You can send us a donation by check, payable to Pacific Zen Institute, to our mailing address: 825 Sonoma Avenue, Suite B, Santa Rosa, CA 95404. Please specify what it’s for. Questions? Contact Corey Hitchcock via phone at (707) 544-0540 or via email at All funds gifted to PZI are fully tax-deductible and incredibly helpful.More about PZI MembershipMore about Donations for Teachers, Scholarships and the General Fund



Free Giving – Amazon Smile and E-Scrip at many businesses will donate a percentage of your payments to PZI since we’re a registered non-profit organization. Many employers will also match your contributions. Just ask. It’s free. Other Ways To Give – Contact Corey Hitchcock via phone at (707) 544-0540 or via email at for information about: • Bequests (putting PZI in your will) • Donations of securities • Tangible gifts (houses, cars, ponies, etc) • Starting an Endowment