The Orion Associates Program was created to give people the opportunity to receive current information about the Dead Sea Scrolls while supporting the Orion Center. We need your help to continue fostering research of the Dead Sea Scrolls and related areas, and disseminating information to both scholars and the general public about the Scrolls and their significance to the study of the history of Judaism and early Christianity. Donations can be earmarked to any of three funds:

International Israel
Friend:$100 Friend:150 NIS
Supporter:$250 Supporter:300 NIS
Benefactor:$500 Benefactor:500 NIS
Patron:$1000 Patron:1000 NIS
Other:$____ Other:___ NIS
(Checks should be made out to "Orion Center, Institute of Jewish Studies, Hebrew University")

The Orion Center for the Study of the Dead Sea Scrolls
Mandel Institute of Jewish Studies
Rabin World Center of Jewish Studies
Room 3102
The Hebrew University
Mt. Scopus 91905
Telephone: 972-2-588-1966
Fax: +972-2-588-3584

We would like to thank everyone who has so generously given us the support we need. By becoming an Associate, you have joined a growing circle of people committed to realizing the full potential and promise of the Dead Sea Scrolls in their historical context and their contemporary implications for Judaism and Christianity.

Special thanks to Mr. Frank McGrath of Sydney, Australia, who generously supported the Center in the amount of $ Aus 650.

  • Leslie and Sophie Caplan (Australia)
  • John Edwards (Australia)
  • Lorraine and Hugo Gold (Australia)
  • Lowe Lipmann (Australia)
  • John C. Reeves (USA)
  • Ziva Shavitsky (Australia)
  • Reca Stone (Australia)
  • Prof. George J. Brooke (UK)
  • Leon Cebon (Australia)
  • Ann Cebon (England)
  • Prof. Sidnie W. Crawford (USA)
  • Marianne Dacy (Australia)
  • Elizabeth Even-Tzur (Australia)
  • Robert Feather (England)
  • Anthony Frumar (Australia)
  • Foundation for Biblical Archaeology (USA)
  • John Green (Australia)
  • Prof. Charlotte Hempel (UK)
  • Ilana Lowe (Australia)
  • Nathalie Marmot (Australia)
  • Kastelein Masgaretha (Holland)
  • Dr J. Davis McCaughey (Australia)
  • Eric Miller (USA)
  • Dr. And Mrs. Harold Mersky (Canada)
  • R.J & J.A. OM. Oxenburgh (Australia)
  • Morris Owen (Australia)
  • L.E. Pharo (Australia)
  • Mr. and Mrs. Schneider (Australia)
  • Devora Steinmetz (USA)
  • Zvi Henri Szubin (USA)
  • Claude Trink (France)
  • Dora Velan (Australia)
Friends in Israel:
  • Zvia Arnin
  • Neri Arieli
  • Dov and Hanna Bar-Am
  • Gabriel Barzilai
  • Dr. Tova Beeri
  • Israel Bressler
  • Alex Dimstein
  • Faina and Ariel Feldman
  • Leora Goldman
  • Dorit Gordon
  • Prof. Moshe Greenberg
  • Prof. Eliezer Greenblatt
  • Bella Greenfield
  • Joseph and Rachel Gur
  • Yuval Harat
  • Batya Harrari
  • Vered Hillel
  • Avigdor Horowitz
  • Udi Isaac
  • Rimon Kasher
  • Gadi Kfir
  • Linda Livni
  • Shlomo Margalit
  • Prof. Ra'anana Meridor
  • Eric Miller
  • Prof. Avraham Mrdechai
  • Haim Rabinowitz
  • Arie Rachmimov
  • Baruch Safrai
  • Rachel Salkin
  • Harry Sapir
  • Brian Schultz
  • Prof. Eliezer Segal
  • Shachar Shapira
  • Prof. Avraham Tal
  • Ralph Tawil
  • Moshe Tsafrir
  • Paloma Tulman
  • Zeev Weintraub
  • Hana Ydan Cohen
  • Roni Yishai