Support the J
Deeds of giving are the very foundations of the world – Pirkei Avot 1:2
The J is where people of all backgrounds gather, connect, and find friendship. We are committed to strengthening the body, mind and soul of the over 400,000 community members entering our doors annually.
For over 100 years, the Jewish Community Center of Greater Columbus has been at the heart of the Columbus Jewish Community. We are a place of belonging, where you can build lifelong relationships and create enduring memories.
There are many ways to support the mission of the Jewish Community Center of Greater Columbus. Your generosity and support allows us to continue to offer quality programs, activities and services that impact the lives of so many in our community. We can’t do it without you and we have many ways that you can help.
Ways To Give:
• Annual Operating Support
• Capital Support
• Planned Giving Through LIFE & LEGACY
• Corporate Giving
• J Sustainability Fund (COVID-19 Response)
For more information about the philanthropic support of the JCC of Greater Columbus, contact Anna Shabtay at 614-559-6202 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
ECS Playground Fund
Gallery Players 70th Anniversary
Bookfair (Jewish Author Series)
Columbus Jewish Film Festival in Celebration of Andrew Ethan Stern
Early Childhood Education
Recreation & Wellness
Ann & Meyer Weisman Golf Simulator
Tribute and Endowment Funds
Commemorate a special occasion. Remember a loved one. Acknowledgment letters sent to donor and family.
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, at email@example.com or 614.559.6202.
The wide array of programs and services offered by The JCC would not be possible without the generous support of our donors. In 2018, our Lead Donors provided funds in excess of $600,000 by giving at or above the $1,000 level. We offer our deepest appreciation to this group of donors, and invite the community to join them in leading the way.
Sponsorship of Programs and Events
Support the JCC through the Kroger Community Rewards Program. The Kroger Community Rewards Program provides financial support to area non-profits including the JCC based on the money spent at Kroger stores by individuals enrolled in the program. By linking your Kroger Plus card and shopping at Kroger, you help us raise needed funds. To register your Kroger Plus Card online, visit www.krogercommunityrewards.com. The JCC’s community reward number is 80612. Please note you must re-register your card annually.
AmazonSmile is a website operated by Amazon that lets customers enjoy the same wide selection of products, low prices, and convenient shopping features as on Amazon.com. The difference is that when customers shop on AmazonSmile (smile.amazon.com), the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the price of eligible purchases to the JCC. Note when choosing the JCC we are listed as the Jewish Community Center of Columbus.
You shop, we win! By doing your online shopping through www.iGive.com a portion of each purchase is donated to the JCC. You never pay more and iGive always shows you how much you’re raising before you buy. Simply download the iGive button or app or visit iGive.com, choose the JCC as your cause and start shopping today!
It’s so easy to support the JCC while you take care of your everyday, online shopping. Just use Giving Assistant!
Giving Assistant shoppers earn an average of $700 cash back per year. Then, they choose to donate a percentage of that to causes they’re passionate about. Giving Assistant facilitates the entire process, making it easier than ever to support us just by shopping online at over 1,900 participating stores including Macy’s, Nordstrom, Groupon, and more.
Visit GivingAssistant.org to sign up and start giving back. We thank you for your continued support!