Make a Donation

We appreciate your donation to the monastery. St. Barbara Orthodox Monastery is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization. Many often ask how they can help the monastery. One can always help by praying, volunteering time and talents, and patronising the monastery's bookstore and giftshop

One can also make a one-time monetary donation or a monthly recurring donation both to support our monastery's growing community. 

General Fund Contributions:

Building Fund Contributions:

Your gifts-in-kind are also much appreciated to cover the our many needs. Gift cards to places like Costco, Vons, Home Depot, and Arco are especially useful to the monastery. 

The following is a partial list of needs:

Wish List

On-going Needs: Canned solid tuna/ salmon, olive oil, avocado oil, almond/ rice milk, canned tomato products, sunflower seed butter, peanut butter, dried beans (all kinds), nuts (pecans, almonds, pistachios, walnuts), Quaker oats, kasha (buckwheat), quinoa, chia seeds, pasta sauce, flour, baking soda, cornstarch, vanilla, mayonnaise, ketchup, mustard, pickled beets,  Nescafe instant coffee, Lipton black tea, white vinegar, Windex, Dawn dishwashing liquid, paper goods: paper towels, napkins, sturdy paper plates, bottled water, 

Duracell batteries (AA, AAA and D batteries).

Miscellaneous: Gas cards, gift cards- Costco, Trader Joe's, Vons, Lowes

Larger items: 

Milwaukee weedtrimmer (cordless, battery operated; we have M-18 batteries already)

Volunteer tasks available: Gardening, cleaning, planting, weeding, log splitting, processing fruit, indoor work, various other tasks.

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