By Eli Chanoff Cornerstone Counselor, Camp Tawonga I always knew I wanted to be a counselor at Camp Tawonga. I was a camper for seven years and the impact my counselors had on ... Read More >
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The result is Hiddur, a new program of Foundation for Jewish Camp (FJC). Camps work one-on-one with coaches who are highly experienced Jewish educators to develop specific Jewish experiential learning outcomes for their campers, staff, and camp community.
The Foundation for Jewish Camp (FJC) is pleased to announce the Specialty Camps Incubator III, made possible by a grant of $10 million from the Jim Joseph Foundation.
eJewishPhilanthropyThe Foundation for Jewish Camp (FJC) has received four new grants to pilot innovative programs supporting both overnight and day camps. Consistent with FJC’s new strategic plan, these four grants have been developed as scalable models that can be expanded as additional funding at the national and local levels becomes available.
- December 05, 2014
JTABunkConnect, which was piloted last summer at 35 camps on the East Coast, offers middle- and lower-income families whose children have not previously attended Jewish camps tuition discounts ranging from 40 to 60 percent off camps’ listed rates.
- November 20, 2014
eJewishPhilanthropyThe Foundation for Jewish Camp (FJC) has launched BunkConnect™, a new, national program that matches eligible families with high-quality nonprofit Jewish summer camps at a more affordable price. This philanthropic business venture has been developed in collaboration with forward-thinking business executives and leading philanthropists.
The ForwardWith all this change in the Jewish camp world, here are 10 specific trends we have noticed.