How to make a Donation

Donations may be made in one of three ways — either online via a secure connection, by mail, or by phone.

Donations By Mail:

Donations also may be made by check, payable to the JCC with appropriate fund designated, and mailed to: JCC of Greater Columbus ATTN: Sheila Cline 1125 College Avenue Columbus, OH 43209

Donations By Phone:

To donate by phone with a Visa, MasterCard or American Express credit card, please contact Sheila Cline at (614) 559-6225.

Online Donations:

Click the button below to make a secure online donation. Be sure to indicate the fund in which you wish your donation to be applied to.

JCC Tribute and Memorial Funds

The following funds have been established to support JCC programs and services:

    Children, Youth and Teens

    Arye Scholarship Fund in Memory of David Miller

    Arye Sensory Room Fund

    Children’s Scholarship Fund

    Don Erkis/Lou Berliner Scholar Athlete Fund

    Goldsmith Kavod Gadol Teen Leadership Fund

    Dr. Benjamin & Nell Kaplan JCC/OSU Fund

    Florence Melton AMS Tribute Fund

    Florence Melton Memorial Teen Programming Fund

    Goldsmith Teen Leadership Fund

    Rita & Sig Munster JCC Endowment

    Marlene & Seymour Raiz Scholarship Fund

    Henry Saeman Family Memorial JCC Scholarship

    Phyllis & Saul Sokol BBYO Fund

    Phyllis & Sig Wasserman Memorial Endowment Fund

    Zelkowitz Family Foundation

      Cultural Arts

      Columbus Jewish Film Festival Fund in Celebration of Andrew Ethan Stern.

      Harold M. Eisenstein Fund for Gallery Players

      Michael Feinstein JCC Cultural Arts Endowment

      Reva & E.J. Gordon JCC Arts Fund

      Charlotte & Ben Kahn JCC Theatre Arts Endowment Fund

      Raymond & Pauline Kahn Art Fund

      Myer & Selma Mellman Fund

      Dotty and Mayer Rosenfeld JCC Endowment

      Bea & David Roth Roth/Resler Theater Endowment Fund

      Simson-Blair Theatre Fund

      Barbara & “Red” Spigner Book Fair Memorial Fund

      Lillian C Strouss Gallery Players Endowment Fund

      Betty & Charles Talis JCC Endowment Fund

      The Scheer Family Gallery Players Theater Fund

        Early Childhood

        Ruth Ann Blank and Dorothy Kahn JCC North Early Childhood Program Endowment Fund

        Mim Chenfeld Children’s Art Fund

        Denise Glimcher Teacher Education Fund for College Avenue

        Allison Senser Memorial Fund

        Rose Schwartz Early Childhood Fund

        Shehechyanu Fund for Early Childhood Teacher Excellence

          Education and Israel

          Helen and Albert Chodosh Fund

          Rabbi Nathan & Sylvia Gaynor Memorial Fund

          Jewish Programs Fund

          Sam Melton JCC Endowment

          Joan & Jack Wallace Endowment Fund for The LYJCC

          David Zucker JCC Endowment Fund

            Facility Enhancement

            David & Joseph Berman Cubbage Corner Endowment Fund for Hoover Family Park

            Carolyn Friedman Memorial Fund

            Northeast JCC Building Endowment Fund

            Pikuach Nefesh Fund

            Ruth & Joe Sniderman JCC Endowment

            Zalman Rosenfeld JCC Pavillion Endowment Fund

              Leadership Development

              Michael J. Canter JCC Leadership Development Fund

              Joel Dinkin JCC Continuing Education Fund

              Helen Nutis JCC Volunteer Fund

              Lawrence D Schaffer Shem Tov Fund

                Sports and Fitness

                Billy Barkan Youth Basketball Memorial Fund

                Byer SML Baseball/Softball Field Maintenance Endowment Fund

                Michael and Deborah Broidy Family JCC Health & Wellness

                Aaron Dachner JCC AK Softball Fund

                The Andrew Good Memorial Fund for Youth Sports

                Randy Kohn Youth Sports Fund

                Simon Lazarus Fund

                Douglas Lee Memorial Fund for Youth Sports Scholarships

                Maccabi Youth Games Endowment Fund

                Sandy Simon Women’s Health Center Fund

                Morris Skilken JCC Endowment Fund

                Mendy Snyder Sports Hall of Fame Fund

                Charles Solomon JCC Endowment Fund (for Sports Spectacular)

                Talis Fitness Equipment Fund

                Andrew Good Memorial Fund for Youth Sports

                  General Funds

                  Adrienne & Sidney Chafetz JCC Endowment Fund

                  JCC Erkis/Berliner Holding Fund

                  Starr Fund

                  Carol & Norman Traeger JCC Endowment Fund

                  Harry & Jeanette Weinberg JCC Endowment

                  These endowment funds, benefiting the JCC, are held and managed through our partners at the Columbus Jewish Foundation.

                  For more information about each fund and its specific purpose please contact Anna Shabtay, Chief Advancement Officer, at ashabtay@columbusjcc.org or 614.559.6202.