As a member, you'll join a group of passionate genealogy seekers. You'll have the opportunity to share your work, learn from others, and gain access to helpful members as you expand your personal search. You can purchase your membership below via Paypal or credit card. Memberships run from January  - December. Renew after October 1st of the prior year and get up to three free months of membership. You also can pay as you go with a $5 contribution. As a member you will have access to recordings of past events on the member page.  Let us know what you are exploring and what might be helpful to you in the note field when you contribute.




As a small non-profit, we rely on volunteers to help keep MNJGS a positive and meaningful part of the community. Some opportunities to volunteer: 

  • Present to our members

  • Write a blog post

  • Join our marketing and recruitment efforts

  • Become a board member

  • Help set up and clean up after events

To join our efforts:


In addition to membership, we invite you to donate to support the programming of MNJGS


In Person

Stop by the Sabes JCC to drop off a check for the Minnesota Jewish Genealogical Society c/o  the Jewish Historical Society of the Upper Midwest.  

MNJGS, c/o Jewish Historical Society of the Upper Midwest

4330 S. Cedar Lake Road

Minneapolis, MN 55416


By Mail

Mail a check to:

MNJGS, c/o Jewish HIstorical Society of the Upper MIdwest
4330 S. Cedar Lake Road

Minneapolis, MN 55416


Easily donate online through PayPal or by credit card. After clicking the button below, either submit your credit card information or log in to your PayPal account.