Donate to Jewish Camp

Jewish camp is fertile ground for nurturing future Jewish leaders; it is where the spark for Jewish community is ignited, and core life skills are instilled. Each summer plays a significant part of the Jewish journey of campers and staff. We need your help to ensure campers and counselors are inspired and engaged throughout every part of this vital journey.

Support Jewish Camp

Foundation for Jewish Camp (FJC) fosters excellence and accelerates innovation at more than 300 Jewish camps across North America by developing adaptive talent, deepening immersive learning experiences, and driving field growth. FJC elevates Jewish camp on the collective cultural and philanthropic agenda and supports camps in their effort to provide a lifelong connection to Judaism for more than 180,000 campers, counselors, and young staff each summer.

Is my donation tax deductible?

Yes! Foundation for Jewish Camp is a qualified U.S. 501(c)(3) charitable organization that invests in transformative summer experiences for young people—ensuring the Jewish future. Your donation is 100% tax-deductible within the guidelines of U.S. law. Once you have successfully completed your donation, a donation receipt and acknowledgement email will be sent to you. This email can be used as your official record to claim a donation as a deduction on your U.S. taxes. FJC’s tax identification number is 22-3551013.

Who can I contact directly about making a donation?

For more information about opportunities to give, please reach out to our Senior Development Director, Corey Cutler at corey@jewishcamp.org or call 646-278-4584.

How do I contribute by mail?

You can mail your gift to Foundation for Jewish Camp, Attn: Development, 253 West 35th St. 4th Fl., New York, NY 10001. Checks should be made payable to Foundation for Jewish Camp.

Please consult this PDF document for more information about giving by mail.

Can I give through my Donor Advised Fund (DAF)?

Yes! You can give a gift though DAF DIRECT which enables you to recommend grants to FJC from your DAF.

How can I make a planned gift?

We are happy to discuss how you can ensure your legacy continues to brighten the Jewish future through transformative Jewish summers. You can find more information on planned giving at FJC here. P lease be in touch with Senior Development Director, Corey Cutler at corey@jewishcamp.org or call 646-278-4584 with any questions or to discuss this meaningful gift further.