Establish an Endowment Fund
By establishing an endowment fund at the JCCGW, you will be assured that the JCCGW will endure into the future. You may name the endowment fund and designate the way or the program that will benefit from your generosity. Once an endowment fund reaches a minimum of $5,000, the fund will be formally established. Click here
for a list of current JCCGW Endowment Funds and more information.
Make a Bequest and Permanently Connect to Your Community
Create a legacy for your community by naming the JCCGW as a beneficiary in your will. The JCCGW is honored to accept these very special gifts, as they will allow us to continue to welcome and connect our Jewish community in an atmosphere of warmth and meaning. If you have already named the JCCGW in your will, please let us know so we may thank you for your gift to help others in the future. For more information, or to obtain draft language for your will, please contact Tasha Museles at 301-348-3815 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Give Through Your Workplace Giving Program
CFC — The JCCGW is a participant in the Combined Federal Campaign – please designate #50304.
UWNCA — When giving through United Way of the National Capital Area, please designate the JCCGW #8126.
CVC — Commonwealth of Virginia State Employees Campaign (CVC), please designate JCCGW for CVC #8163.
In addition to CFC, United Way and the CVC, the JCC of Greater Washington also receives employee contributions from the Dell, IBM, Bank of America, World Bank and other employee giving programs. We truly appreciate your support!
Transfer Stock or Other Appreciated Assets
Stocks or other investments that have been held for more than one year and have grown in value can provide a substantial gift to the JCCGW at a low net cost to you. The full value of your appreciated asset is deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law. Contact Tasha Museles at 301-348-3815 or email@example.com
to begin today.
Donate Your Vehicle
To learn more about donating a vehicle, please contact Tasha Museles at 301-348-3815 or firstname.lastname@example.org
. All car donation proceeds benefit the JCC of Greater Washington, the Jewish Council for the Aging and the Jewish Foundation for Group Homes (JFGH). The program is administered by JFGH.
Find Out If Your Employer Has a Matching Gift Program
If your employer offers a matching gift program take advantage of it! In many cases, your cash contribution becomes twice as valuable. It's usually quick and easy; just complete your company's form and your gift to the JCCGW will be matched. Click here
for a list of companies that match donations.
Give Insurance/IRAs/Retirement Funds
If you are looking for a great way to help the JCCGW and make a significant gift, consider naming the JCCGW by making a gift of a life insurance policy, IRA or other retirement fund. Even if you are still paying premiums on an insurance policy, it can be given to the JCCGW; you may take an income tax deduction when the JCCGW is named owner and beneficiary. Alternately, you may choose to set up a new life insurance policy naming the JCC of Greater Washington as beneficiary - ensuring support for the JCCGW in the future. For more information about these options, contact Tasha Museles at 301-348-3815 or email@example.com
Start Your B’nai Mitzvah Fundraising Project
The Center is known for connecting so many people to the community. Teens who are becoming b’nai mitzvoth may choose the JCCGW as their charity of choice. Options at the JCCGW include:
- Help to volunteer
- With programs for children or adults with special needs,
- Through the arts,
- To support senior adult programs,
- Through the George and Tess Hurwitz Internal Light Program for the Visually Impaired;
- Help by raising funds
- That help build community
- That help us meet scholarship needs
- That help the JCCGW fully include children and adults with special needs
- That help the JCCGW care for frail senior adults
For more information about how you can help support the JCC of Greater Washington, contact Tasha Museles at 301-348-3815 or firstname.lastname@example.org
The JCCGW is a non-sectarian 501(c)(3) non-profit organization (TIN 53-0205921) providing programs and services for all in our community. Your contribution is tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.