Planning Your Endowment Campaign

Thursday, March 21 4:00-5:30 PM EST

This virtual workshop series is designed to support Jewish overnight camps on their journeys toward building their permanent endowment funds and securing their financial future. Each workshop will include one hour of learning, followed by thirty minutes of optional group coaching facilitated by the JCamp 180 team alongside content experts.

All workshops are open to both camp professionals and lay leaders, and are designed to be accessed on a drop-in basis; you can choose to attend the entire series or select only those sessions most relevant to your camp’s journey. We hope you will join us to access tailored resources, learn about best practices, and hear from experts in the field of endowment and planned giving!

In this workshop, held on March 21, 2024, Samuel Caplan, Chief Development Officer at Camp Ramah in Wisconsin and Dan Kirsch, JCamp 180 Consultant shared how to plan and launch a successful endowment campaign. The discussed setting strategic goals for growing your endowment fund, building a strong campaign team, identifying and prioritizing donor prospects, and strategies for engaging your community in growing your permanent endowment fund through both current (cash) gifts and future commitments. 

This workshop is relevant for any camps that are planning to launch or refresh an active campaign to grow their permanent endowment fund. 

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