Our Endowment Funds

endowment-funds

JCC Endowment Funds

Abrahamson Family Endowment Fund

Provides for programs and services at the JCC for people with disabilities.

Categories: Inclusion

Albert and Esther Goffstein Fund for Jewish-Yiddish Cultural Programs

To assist the St. Paul JCC in providing programs of public or cultural affairs for the community, including Jewish & Yiddish programs It may also be used for other purposes as are permitted for use of Endowment Funds.

Categories: Jewish Culture

Allen I. Nilva Memorial Fund

This Unrestricted fund enables the St. Paul JCC to provide programs and services that meet the needs of our community.

Categories: General

Amy and George Sitkoff Endowment Fund

This unrestricted fund enables the St. Paul JCC to provide programs and services that meet the needs of our community with a preference for programs and equipment that facilitate physical rehabilitation.

Categories: General

Anna Marie Piccolo Staff Resource Fund

Supports professional development opportunities for program & support staff of the JCC.

Categories: Staff

Arthur and Sarah Sanders Endowment Fund

This unrestricted fund enables the St. Paul JCC to provide programs and services that meet the needs of our community with a preference for supporting the Center's participation in the Maccabi games.

Categories: Youth

Baron and Nina Desnick Building Fund

Allows for improvements and other enhancements to the facilities of the JCC.

Categories: Facilities

Bernice and Bill Rosen Endowment Fund

This unrestricted fund enables the St. Paul JCC to provide programs and services that meet the needs of our community.

Categories: General

Betty & Seymour Falk Arts And Athletics Endowment Fund

To provide scholarships for children and adults for participation in art and athletics programs at the JCC.

Categories: Youth

Beverly Thorman Calmenson Fund for Jewish Gay and Lesbian Programming

Provides for programs for the Jewish Gay and Lesbian community.

Categories: General

Bill and Rose Marvy Camp Butwin Endowment Fund

Provides for programming at Camp Butwin.

Categories: Camp

Brier-Glachman Adult Transportation Fund

Provides support for transportation to senior adult programs of the JCC.

Categories: Transportation

Bulwa and Goodman Family Fund

This Unrestricted fund enables the St. Paul JCC to provide programs and services that meet the needs of our community with a preference for subsidizing participation at the JCCA Biennial.

Categories: General

Burt and Berneen Rudolph Senior Services Fund

Supports programs and services for senior adults with a preference for senior transportation.

Categories: Senior Adults

Burt and Lucille Garr Fund

Provides for general support of JCC operation.

Categories: General

Calmenson Family Fund for Senior Adults

Provides programs for senior adults.

Categories: Senior Adults

Carol and Marvin Johnson Family Endowment Fund

This unrestricted fund enables the St. Paul JCC to provide programs and services that will meet the needs of our community.

Categories: General

Claire and Edmar (Tatty) Fink Fund

This unrestricted fund enables the St. Paul JCC to provide programs and services that meet the needs of our community with a preference for programs for senior adults.

Categories: General

Claire and Roy Cohen Youth Scholarship Fund

Provides scholarships for youth to participate in all levels of JCC programming.

Categories: Youth

Clara and Meyer Bream Building Beautification Fund

Provides for the improvement & enhancement of the appearance of the building or buildings where the Center is located.

Categories: Facilities

Connie and Harold Field Endowment Fund

This unrestricted fund enables the St. Paul JCC to provide programs and services that will meet the needs of our community with a preference for child care scholarships .

Categories: General

Connie and Leo Fox Camp Scholarship Fund

Provides scholarships for children to attend Camp Butwin as well as funds to maintain Camp Butwin facilities.

Categories: Camp

Constance and Sydney Berde Fund

This unrestricted fund enables the St. Paul JCC to provide programs and services that meet the needs of our community with a preference for daycare and pre-school programming.

Categories: General

Cultural Arts Fund

To provide programs for Cultural Arts.

Categories: Cultural Arts

Cy Kaster Youth Health and Fitness Fund

Provides health, fitness and basketball programs for youth and scholarships to allow children 18 and under to participate in such programs.

Categories: Youth

David and Sheila H. Brod Family Fund

Provides general support of Center programs and services.

Categories: General

Dori Denelle and Phyllis Landman Appreciation Fund

Provides general support of the St. Paul JCC childcare wing including, but not limited to, programs, staffing, building equipment, building improvements, and repairs

Categories: ECC

Dori Denelle Staff Initiative Fund

Will recognize the creativity of JCC staff in generating new program initiatives and can be used in all areas of the Center when other funding may not exist.

Categories: Staff

Dr. Abe L. and Rose Greenberg Camp Scholarship Fund

Provides scholarships for children to attend Camp Butwin.

Categories: Camp

Dr. Bill Derechin Memorial Fund

This unrestricted fund enables the St. Paul JCC to provide programs and services that meet the needs of our community with a preference for Adult Day Care services if, and when, the Center provides them.

Categories: General

Dr. Jeffrey Weingarten Memorial Fund for Holocaust Education

Provides for or educational programs about the Holocaust with emphasis on such programs for young people.

Categories: Jewish Culture

Dr. Richard Adelson Memorial Fund

Provides programs and other services in the areas of Jewish Education and Jewish Cultural Arts.

Categories: Jewish Culture

Earl and Harriet Bailey Fund

For Accounting Department needs not provided for in the annual budget.

Categories: Staff

Edward and Esther Tilsen Endowment Fund for Youth

Provides programs and services for youth; with preference to provide scholarships for children age 13-19 to participate in programs in Israel, if funds are needed for that purpose.

Categories: Jewish Culture

Esther Tucker Memorial Fund

This unrestricted fund enables the St. Paul JCC to provide programs and services that meet the needs of our community with a preference for programs for youth.

Categories: General

Ettinger, Schnitzer, Hymanson and Osman Camp Fund

Provides scholarships for children to attend Camp Butwin.

Categories: Camp

Evelyn and Mel Kamin Endowment Fund

This unrestricted fund enables the St. Paul JCC to provide programs and services that meet the needs of our community with a preference for daycare and camp scholarships and programs for members with disabilities.

Categories: General

Fannie and Maurice Birnberg Cultural Arts Fund

Provides for the presentation of special programs and exhibitions of theater, music and art.

Categories: Cultural Arts

Fanny and Barney Shear Youth Library Fund

Enables the purchase of books of particular interest to youth for the St. Paul JCC library.

Categories: Youth

Fantle Fund

Provides for meaningful programs, performances, exhibits, artists in residence and other events associated with cultural arts for the entire Greater St. Paul community.

Categories: Cultural Arts

Florence Lapinsky Memorial Fund

Provides special recognition to staff members or volunteers for outstanding and dedicated years of service to the Center,

Categories: Staff

Frances and Ted Shuirman Fund

Provides for creative writing programs for senior adults.

Categories: Senior Adults

Friends of the Arts

Provides funding for the arts at the St. Paul JCC.

General Endowment Fund

This unrestricted fund enables the St. Paul JCC to provide programs and services that will meet the needs of our community.

Categories: General

Gershon Katz Memorial Lecture Series Fund

Provides lectures and other programs dealing with issues pertinent to Jewish life.

Categories: Jewish Culture

Gertrude and Solomon Pogoriler Cultural Arts Fund

Provides for meaningful programs, performances, exhibits, and other events associated with Jewish cultural arts for the entire community.

Categories: Cultural Arts

Goffstein Fund for Jewish-Yiddish Programs

Provides for programs of public or cultural affairs for the community including Jewish & Yiddish programs.

Categories: Jewish Culture

Grace & Max Granzberg Senior Transportation Fund

Provides lectures and other programs dealing with issues pertinent to Jewish life.

Categories: Senior Adults

Grace D. and Max Granzberg Scholarship Fund

Provides scholarships for children from families with financial need to take piano lessons and provides funding for the St. Paul JCC Symphony.

Categories: Cultural Arts

Harold & Patrice Kaplan Family Recreational Fields at Camp Butwin

Ensures that the sports and recreation facilities are maintained and upgraded so that campers can enjoy athletic activities each summer.

Categories: Camp

Harriet & Frank Witson Fund

This unrestricted fund enables the St. Paul JCC to provide programs and services that meet the needs of our community.

Categories: General

Harriet and Peter Glick Camp Scholarship Fund

Provides scholarships for children to attend Camp Butwin.

Categories: Camp

Harry & Addie Silverman Endowment Fund

This Unrestricted fund enables the St. Paul JCC to provide programs and services that meet the needs of our community.

Categories: General

Harry and Betty Agranoff Endowment Fund for Youth Basketball

Provides basketball programs for youth with a preference for paying the fees for youth basketball officials.

Categories: Youth

Harry and Manya Goodman Memorial Jewish Culture Program Fund

Provides for programs or the acquisition of materials pertaining to Jewish Culture & Heritage.

Categories: Jewish Culture

Harry, Betty and Scott Ward Family Fund for Childcare Scholarships

Provides scholarships for children in need of daycare services at the St. Paul JCC.

Categories: ECC

Hattie and Henry Marofsky Administrative Fund

Provides for the acquisition of equipment for the administrative offices of the St. Paul JCC.

Categories: Staff

Hawkinson-Plonski Fund for Child Care Scholarships

Provides childcare scholarships based on financial need or for children in a crisis situation.

Categories: ECC

Heath Rosenbloom Youth Athletic Memorial Fund

Provides programming and scholarships for youth to participate in athletic activities.

Categories: Youth

Helene and Hillard Ward Endowment Fund

This unrestricted fund enables the St. Paul JCC to provide programs and services that meet the needs of our community with a preference for programs for senior adults.

Categories: General

Henle Family Fund

Provides programs and services for senior adults.

Categories: Senior Adults

Herman J. Birnberg Endowment Fund

This unrestricted fund enables the St. Paul JCC to provide programs and services that will meet the needs of our community with a preference for cultural arts programming.

Categories: General

Howard Goldberger Endowment Fund

This unrestricted fund enables the St. Paul JCC to provide programs and services that meet the needs of our community.

Categories: General

Ida and Leonard Rapoport Cultural Arts Fund for New Americans

This unrestricted fund enables the St. Paul JCC to provide programs and services that will meet the needs of our community with a preference for culturally specific programming for New Americans.

Categories: General

Inclusion and Accessibility Fund

Provides for the inclusion of children and youth with disabilities into all JCC programs and activities.

Categories: Inclusion

Jack and Lillian Geller Family Endowment Fund for Children and Youth With Special Needs

Provides for programs and services at the JCC for children and youth with disabilities.

Categories: Inclusion

Jack Butwin Camp Scholarship Fund

Provides for the purchase of camp items and scholarships for children to attend camp whose parents could otherwise afford not to do so.

Categories: Camp

Jacob D. Wellman Camp Scholarship Fund

Provides camp scholarships for children and youth.

Categories: Camp

Jacob Wilken-Simon Children’s Fund

Provides youth programming and services, and scholarships to children who could not otherwise afford to participate.

Categories: Youth

Jean Harris Endowment Fund

Provides for the general upkeep and maintenance of the Jean Harris- Sid Froman swimming pool at Camp Butwin including the purchase of pool equipment, general aquatics programming, and staff training.

Categories: Camp

Jeanette I. Litman Fund for Senior Programs

Provides support for programs for senior adults.

Categories: Senior Adults

Jerry Waldman and Judi Belzer Endowment Fund

Provides for general support of Center programs and services.

Categories: General

Jewish War Veterans Post #162 Fund of the JCC

Any project not provided for as part of the Center's normal operating budget & capital expenditures.

Categories: General

Jewish War Veterans Post #354 Fund of the JCC

Any project not provided for as part of the Center's normal operating budget & capital expenditures.

Categories: General

Jewish War Veterans State of Minnesota Department Fund

Any project not provided for as part of the Center's normal operating budget & capital expenditures.

Categories: General

Jody A. Cohen Press & Steven M. Press “We’re Too Young To Be Old Endowment Fund”

Promotes growing, living, and aging well by purchasing equipment for the fitness center, aerobics studio, yoga studio, Pilates studio and swimming pool for children, teens, and adults of all ages.

Categories: Health & Wellness

Jody A. Cohen Press Musical Theatre Endowment Fund

Provides for all aspects of youth and teen theater programming and productions.

Joe Adelman Leadership Development Fund

To defray the expenses of the leadership award winner or winners of the Center in attending the JCCA biennial & to provide for leadership development programming at the Center.

Categories: Staff

John Levy Memorial Fund for Inclusion and Accessibility

Provides for JCC inclusion and accessibility programs and services. Preference is given to providing inclusion facilitators for family camping programs at Camp Butwin for children with autism.

Categories: Inclusion

Joseph and Anne Levine Memorial Fund for Jewish Education

Provides for Jewish education programs and projects.

Categories: Jewish Culture

Joseph and Pearl Klatzko Fund for Senior Programs and Transportation

Supports programs and services for senior adults, with a focus on transportation and supportive services.

Categories: Senior Adults

Katherine and Jeffrey Tane Family Fund

This unrestricted fund enables the St. Paul JCC to provide programs and services that meet the needs of our community.

Categories: General

Kenneth and Jeanette Frank Endowment Fund

For building maintenance and repair.

Categories: Facilities

Kleinglass Family Fund

Supports leadership development programs for teen members of the JCC.

Created by: Nessa & Steve Kleinglass

Categories: Youth

Krawetz Family Hebrew Uplan Fund

Provides Hebrew Ulpan programs for the community.

Categories: Jewish Culture

Larry Cohen Leadership Development Fund

Provides for leadership development at all levels of the JCC, both professional and volunteer.

Categories: Staff

Launer Family Endowment Fund

This unrestricted fund enables the St. Paul JCC to provide programs and services that meet the needs of our community.

Categories: General

Laurie and Joel Kramer Staff Development Fund

Supports professional development opportunities for program & support staff of the JCC.

Categories: Staff

Leavitt Family Jewish Education Fund

Offers meaningful Jewish educational programs and scholarships to assist those in need to participate.

Categories: Jewish Culture

Lily Ginsberg Fund for Senior Citizens

Provides for programs for senior adults.

Categories: Senior Adults

Lorraine Fay Linder Grocery Shopping Transportation Fund for Senior Citizens

Provides funding for transportation services for grocery shopping for senior adults.

Categories: Senior Adults

Maccabi Fund

Supports youth participants from the St. Paul JCC to the annual JCC Maccabi Games.

Categories: Youth

Margie and Mitchell Fink Family Endowment Fund

This unrestricted fund enables the St. Paul JCC to provide programs and services that meet the needs of our community.

Categories: General

Marilyn and Richard Smith Fund

Provides for general support of Center programs and services.

Categories: General

Marlene Goldenberg Leadership Development Fund

Provides scholarships for leadership development and enables young people to take on leadership roles within the community.

Categories: Youth

Martin and Esther Capp Building Improvement Fund

Costs & expenses incurred for maintenance and upkeep for the St. Paul Building Facility owned by the Center located at 1375 St. Paul Ave, St. Paul, MN, which is named the Martin and Esther Capp Building.

Categories: Facilities

Mary and Julius Pertzik Jewish Cultural Arts Fund

Enables the St. Paul JCC to provide cultural arts programs, performances, and exhibits for the entire community.

Categories: Cultural Arts

Maurice M. (Mort) Melamed Children’s Fund

Provides programming, services and scholarships for children.

Categories: Youth

Max and Felicia Schulz Family Fund

Provides scholarships for all St. Paul JCC camping programs.

Categories: Camp

Mayeron Family Health and Fitness Fund

Provides for programs related to health & fitness, including but not limited to, lectures, seminars, and other activities related to the same, and for the purchase of equipment for the promotion of health & fitness.

Categories: Health & Wellness

Men’s Club Endowment Fund

Provides programs of education or entertainment for senior adults.

Categories: Senior Adults

Mendel and Estera Zborowski and Henry and Celina Scibora Memorial Fund

This unrestricted fund enables the St. Paul JCC to provide programs and services that meet the needs of our community with a preference for programs for senior adults.

Created by: Celina Scibora

Categories: General

Michael and Erin Waldman Endowment Fund

Supports expenditures and programs which demonstrate appreciation for the efforts of staff of the Center.

Categories: Staff

Michael Benjamin Glaser Family Fund for Inclusion and Accessibility

Provides for programs and services at the JCC for people with disabilities.

Categories: Inclusion

Michael Falk Memorial Special Needs Fund

Provides programs and services for children and youth with disabilities.

Categories: Inclusion

Mike and Lois Moheban Endowment Fund

This unrestricted fund enables the St. Paul JCC to provide programs and services that will meet the needs of our community with preference for scholarships for children from families in need to participate in programs with Jewish content or for arts programming or mental health programs.

Categories: General

Milton G. and Evelyn S. Smith Day Care and Camp Scholarship Fund

Provides daycare and camp scholarships to families in need.

Categories: Camp and ECC

Miriam and Leroy Kieffer Endowment Fund

Unrestricted; donors request, however, that preference be given to Jewish programming.

Categories: General

Molly Kaplan Endowment Fund

Provides support for activities for senior adults.

Categories: Senior Adults

Mort Madden Todah Rabah Staff Fund

To fund activities and initiatives that acknowledge the contributions of staff to creating a vibrant, engaged and thriving St. Paul JCC. This can include, but is not limited to, tuition for continuing education classes, honorariums for staff training, to offset costs of seminars in Israel or professional conferences, staff events and individual acknowledgments.

Categories: Staff

Nancy and Elliott Karasov Family Fund

Provides support for programs for senior adults

Categories: Senior Adults

Naomi and Neil Arnold Women’s Health and Wellness Fund

Provides for health and wellness programming for women.

Categories: Health & Wellness

Norman S. and Ethel D. Smith Day Care and Camp Scholarship Fund

Provides daycare and camp scholarships to families in need.

Categories: Camp and ECC

Ossie W. Perlman Scholarship Fund

Provides scholarships for educational programs including, but not limited to, camp and childcare programs.

Categories: Camp and ECC

Passover For All Drive

Helps provide Kosher Passover food to community members in need during the celebration of Passover.

Categories: Jewish Culture

Paul and Connie Ross Endowment Fund for Senior Adults

Provides for senior adult programming.

Categories: Senior Adults

Pauline and Allan Stone Endowment Fund

This unrestricted fund enables the St. Paul JCC to provide programs and services that meet the needs of our community with a preference for programs for senior adults.

Categories: General

Pearl and Joseph Krawetz Family Hebrew Ulpan Fund

Provides Hebrew Ulpan programs.

Categories: Jewish Culture

Phil Ravitsky Sports Fund

Provides for sports activities and programs, as well as scholarships based on financial need.

Categories: Health & Wellness

Project Campitheater

Established to build a new amphitheater (lovingly known as the Campitheater), allowing this central meeting place at camp to be more accessible, friendlier for the environment, and safer for our campers. The Campitheater is the one place at camp where everyone comes together; where one voice becomes hundreds, through song, storytelling and celebration.

Categories: Camp

Reuben and Esther Kaplan Fund

This unrestricted fund enables the St. Paul JCC to provide programs and services that meet the needs of our community.

Categories: General

Rita and Ray Butwin Camp Butwin Endowment Fund

Purchase artwork and Judaica for the Lodge at Camp Butwin and for other Camp needs.

Categories: Camp

Robert and Sandra Alch Day Care Memorial Fund

To provide scholarships for children in need of daycare services at the Center.

Categories: ECC

Ron and Ruth Bear Memorial Health and Fitness Fund

Provides for health and fitness programs, services, and equipment at the St. Paul JCC.

Categories: Health & Wellness

Rose & Clarence Siegel and Dianne & Leighton Siegel Family Fund

Provides for a cultural arts or adult program or performance presented by the St. Paul JCC to the community.

Categories: Cultural Arts

Rose and Isadore Godes Cultural Arts Fund for Children

Provides for cultural arts programming for children with an emphasis on programs of music & dance; including, but not limited to, the provision of scholarships to assist children talented in music & dance.

Categories: Cultural Arts

Rose Building Fund

Categories: Facilities

Ruth and Irving Perlman Fund

This unrestricted fund enables the St. Paul JCC to provide programs and services that meet the needs of our community with a preference for services for senior adults, youth, and immigrants.

Categories: General

Ruth and Maurice Rischall Fund

This unrestricted fund enables the St. Paul JCC to provide programs and services that meet the needs of our community.

Created by: Ruth & Maurice Rischall

Categories: General

Sally and Hershel Orenstein Fund

This unrestricted fund enables the St. Paul JCC to provide programs and services that will meet the needs of our community with a preference for scholarships for children and youth .

Categories: General

Sam and Sue Hoffman Senior Services Fund

Supports JCC programs and services for senior adults.

Categories: Senior Adults

Samuel and Sarah Bernstein Camp Scholarship Fund

Provides scholarship assistance for children attending camping programs based on financial need.

Categories: Camp

Sara and Dan Greenberg Fund

To support youth and teen programs.

Categories: Youth

Senior Adult Fund

Supports senior adult access to programs and services through scholarships.

Categories: Senior Adults

Sharon and Jack Weiss Endowment Fund

A general endowment fund with a preference for Senior Transportation and other JCC programs for older adults.

Categories: Transportation

Sharon Gibson Leadership Development Fund

Provides for a broad range of programs and workshops focused on the development and training of the JCC Board, staff, committees and new leadership.

Categories: Staff

Sheldon Levine Fund

Provide scholarships for children to attend camp who otherwise would not have the opportunity to do so.

Categories: Camp

Sherman and Evelyn Marrinson Music Memorial Fund

Provides for music programs for the community by supporting the St. Paul JCC Symphony Orchestra.

Categories: Cultural Arts

Shores Family Endowment Fund

Provides for programming for children and senior adults.

Categories: Senior Adults and Youth

Sid Ruderman Intergenerational Fund

Provides for conducting intergenerational programs for groups of all ages in order to enhance the interaction between various age groups.

Categories: General

Sidney P. Abramson Fund

This unrestricted fund enables the St. Paul JCC to provide programs and services that meet the needs of our community.

Categories: General

Sidney P. Abramson Meditation Garden

Support the upkeep, maintenance and enhancement of the Meditation Garden.

Smookler Chalfen Family Endowment Fund

This unrestricted fund enables the St. Paul JCC to provide programs and services that meet the needs of our community.

Categories: General

Sonnie Silverman Children’s Library Fund

Provides for the purchase of books, videotapes, audio tapes, CD ROM or other forms of electronic media educational materials suitable for the Early Childhood department.

Categories: ECC

Stan Rubin Endowment Fund for Children and Youth

Provides for programs, services & scholarships for children & youth under the age of 18.

Categories: Youth

Stanley and Zelda Straus Fund

This unrestricted fund enables the St. Paul JCC to provide programs and services that meet the needs of our community with a preference for senior adult programming and the library.

Categories: General

Steve Schumacher Fund

Will support inclusive programming and help people who need extra assistance to participate at the St. Paul JCC.

Categories: Inclusion

Susan S. and Gary J. Bloom Fund

Provides for the programs, equipment and related needs for Camp Butwin.

Categories: Camp

Susie and Leslie Fishman Fitness Center Fund

Supports programs and the purchase of equipment for the fitness center; as well as to support teen trips to Israel.

Categories: Health & Wellness

Suzuki Music Education Fund

Supports the needs of the Suzuki Music program, including the provision of education for the teachers.

Categories: Cultural Arts

Sylvan and Estelle Mack Public Affairs Fund

Provides for public affairs programming.

Categories: General

Tamsky/Pomerantz Endowment Fund

This unrestricted fund enables the St. Paul JCC to provide programs and services that will meet the needs of our community.

Categories: General

Teachers Fund

Acknowledges the dedication and hard work of the Early Childhood Center teachers.

Categories: ECC Staff

Tobias Singer Todd Endowment Fund

This unrestricted fund enables the St. Paul JCC to provide programs and services that will meet the needs of our community with a preference for teen programming.

Categories: General

Trudy Arenson and Muriel Silvers Arenson Memorial Endowment Fund

This unrestricted fund enables the St. Paul JCC to provide programs and services that will meet the needs of our community.

Categories: General

Warren and Esther Patterson Endowment Fund

Supports senior adult programming and services including senior adult transportation.

Categories: Senior Adults

Wendell Eric Petersen Special Needs Fund

Provides for programs and services at the JCC for people with disabilities.

Categories: Inclusion

William Hoffman Memorial Library Fund

For the acquisition of books, magazines, periodicals & other similar works for literary or religious usage.

Categories: Jewish Culture

Yale Libman Fund

Provides for an annual program featuring a speaker on a topic of current interest and/or musical program or programs.

Categories: General

Zelda Katz Senior Program Scholarship Fund

Supports senior adult services through scholarships.

Categories: Senior Adults

Zimmerman Family Fund

Provides support for health and fitness at the JCC.

Categories: Health & Wellness

Zimmerman Tech Stage Fund

Provide technical support for the JCC's theatre.

Categories: Cultural Arts