Why Give

Your tax-deductible gift to the Mizel Institute has a direct and meaningful impact on the important work of both the Mizel Museum and the Counterterrorism Education Learning Lab (CELL). As our country – and the world – face increasingly difficult and tumultuous times, the Mizel Institute works to combat the forces of hatred, bigotry and racism that lead to violence and terrorism. With your help, the Mizel Institute’s educational programs will continue to positively impact tens of thousands of individuals each year.

Below, please find our donor levels and learn about the impact your gift will make in our communities. Contact us with any questions.

Leader – $36,000

Transform a Life

Your gift will help inspire students to rise up and combat anti-Semitism and racism by giving them the opportunity to hear and learn from Holocaust survivors.

Champion – $25,000

Secure Our Community

Your donation will underwrite critical training for law enforcement and citizens to work together to help prevent the next targeted violent attack at a school, church, synagogue or stadium.

Visionary – $18,000

Educate on the Value of Diversity

Your gift will help empower students to confront hatred and bigotry through our multifaceted program, At the Table with Dr. King.

Ambassador – $10,000

Engage with National Security

Your support will allow the community to engage with renowned national security experts to address the most pressing issues facing our country.

Advocate – $6,000

Inspire Others to Serve

Your contribution will help bring military and public safety leaders to local schools to discuss what it means to serve.

Trailblazer – $3,600

Unify Our Communities

Your donation will help us bring programs like Bridges of Cultural Understanding to schools so students can learn to understand and empathize with individuals from different cultures.

Innovator – $1,500

Generate Understanding

Your gift will enable us to connect bestselling authors with local audiences to discuss their work on confronting racism, anti-Semitism, bias and other social justice issues.

Patron – $1,000

Empower Others to Make a Difference

Friend – $500

Promote Social Change