Donate to St. Nersess

A center for learning and inspiration for the next generation of church leaders, we rely fully on donations from individuals, organizations and parishes. Your support funds the education of priests and non-ordained leaders for ministry in the Armenian Church in North America. All donations are tax deductible. We accept International Donations!

Please scroll down to select your donation or make a general donation where the need is greatest.

Ways to Donate

Seasonal Appeals

Support our Spring Appeal with a donation to the seminary
founders garden brick pathway at st nersess seminary

The Path Forward

Donate a brick in the Founders Garden or Prayer Garden
candle alter with the mother of God and baby Jesus at St Nersess Seminary

In Lieu of Flowers

Donate in memory of a loved one and support the seminary

Join the Leadership Giving Circle







Other Ways to Give

Write a Check

St. Nersess is grateful for your donation to the seminary. Please mail your check payable to St. Nersess Armenian Seminary to:

St. Nersess Armenian Seminary, 486 Bedford Road, Armonk, NY 11530

Please include your full name, address, email, and phone number.

Donate Stocks, Mutual Funds or IRA Distribution

St. Nersess welcomes gifts of securities, including publicly traded and privately held stock and mutual funds. Donations can be made through your broker or investment manager to transfer stocks to us electronically. Gifts of appreciated securities offer a tax savings. The donor is entitled to take a charitable deduction for the full current value of appreciated securities (held longer than one year) and is also able to avoid paying any capital gains tax that would be due if the donor sold the securities or took a distribution.

To donate your stocks or mutual funds, please contact Robin Perlmutter, Controller, at 914-273-0200 or

Parish Patrons

We invite all parishes to support St. Nersess Armenian Seminary, annually. Please call the seminary if you have added St. Nersess to your budget.

See full list of current parish patrons 

Donate a Book

St. Nersess has built a “Wish List” on of books and resources we would like to have for use in our Library. Thank you for your generous support!

Planned Giving Society

Established 2015

For Dr. Lucy Balian Rorke-Adams, making a planned gift to St. Nersess Armenian Seminary is more than just a financial investment; it is an opportunity to thank the Lord for all her life blessings and ensure St. Nersess Armenian Seminary will continue to train men for service in the Armenian Church for years to come.