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Donate To Your J Today!

For more than a century, Your J has educated, entertained and comforted our community – and we’re not planning on stopping anytime soon.  Our mission has always been deeply rooted in a commitment to providing excellence in educational and recreational programming based on Jewish values. Find out how you can make a difference in our community.

Invest in Your J

Your investment empowers us to meet the ever-changing needs of our center and helps provide quality, accessible programming and a safe, inclusive environment that inspires and supports meaningful connections throughout our community. There are several ways you can contribute:

  • A general gift will go where funding is most needed.
  • A gift towards one of our endowment or program funds will help to create an ongoing legacy.
  • A gift in honor or in memory of a loved one. A tribute card will be sent with acknowledgment of your gift.

Your generosity will help support our mission of enriching lives and connecting to our Jewish identity, now and into the future.

For more information about programs at the Springfield JCC, call 413-739-4715 or email us.

Annual Giving / Chai Society

Chai Society recognizes donors who contribute to the JCC on an annual basis at a minimum level of $180. This annual gift helps sustain: Jewish education and enrichment, transportation for the elderly, educational opportunities, health screenings, communal meals, scholarships for summer camp, pre-school, daycare and memberships, special needs and youth programs and more.

Becoming a sustaining member is easy…
$180 Bronze $15/month
$250 Silver $21/month
$540 Gold $45/month
$1,000 Platinum $84/month
Chai Society members are prominently recognized and invited to an annual donor appreciation event.

Legacy Giving

We thank all our planned giving and legacy donors for their foresight and generosity.

By naming the J as a beneficiary in your will or in an insurance policy you will ensure a vibrant Center for the next generation.

You could endow an annual gift and create a lasting legacy. Direct gifts can be designated to programs that excite and inspire you and your family.

Your donation – and the donations of others just like you – guarantees that our mission driven programs and services are viable for our community today and for generations to come.

Learn more about how you can leave a lasting impact by contacting Stacey Coleman at or at (413) 739-4715

Stocks, Securities & Assets

Giving stock or securities to the Springfield JCC is easy and efficient. There are many benefits to you while at the same time making a wonderful impact on the JCC. Please consult your tax advisor for specific tax information.

Philanthropic support is often left on the table. Take advantage of a win-win situation!

Many employers sponsor matching gift programs and will match or double charitable contributions made by their employees.
If your company is eligible, request a matching gift form from your employer, and send it completed and signed with your gift. Some companies also match gifts made by retirees and/or spouses.

In-Kind Donations

In-kind donations are greatly appreciated. Whether you can provide complimentary printing services, an online auction item or pro bono advertising space. Your support keeps overhead expenses low and ensures that money raised from our fundraising events and programs directly goes to scholarship support.

In-Kind donations may include:

  • Advertising
  • Auction items
  • Car
  • Food/catering for events
  • New educational toys, arts and crafts supplies
  • Opportunity Drawings
  • Printing
  • Space for events and functions

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    Corporate Partnerships

    The Springfield JCC looks forward to customizing a sponsorship package to meet the needs of your company. (Download Community Partners brochure or View current J Community Partners)

    We offer a unique range of benefits that can strengthen your corporate image and enhance your visibility to an active and targeted market.  This sponsorship is one of the most impactful marketing opportunities available to you…and it has philanthropic value:

    • Unequaled corporate visibility and enhanced brand awareness (i.e. high exposure to an attractive demographic)
    • Ideal platform for your company to reach its target audience
    • Opportunity to improve the quality-of-life in the community you serve
    • Alignment with a highly respected and well-publicized organization
    • Sponsorship Benefit to enhance your corporate image:
    • Electronic Web Site, E-Blasts
    • Campus Signage
    • Digital Kiosk
    • Print Collateral
    • JCC Event Sponsporship
    • Annual Program Guide
    • Pioneer Valley Jewish Film Festival Program Book
    • Annual Report

    Customized packages can be created to help your company fulfill its marketing objectives.


    Overcoming A Pandemic Together

    For 124 years, the Springfield JCC has served our community with distinction.  Our mission has always been deeply rooted in a commitment to providing excellence in educational and recreational programming based on Jewish values. We pride ourselves on a history of strong fiscal management that enabled us to provide much needed programs and services. Today however, we face together our greatest crisis, a national pandemic.  Our revenues have decreased dramatically.  We need your help as we announce our “Your J Reimagined” Campaign.  This campaign is in support of our virtual and in-person programming.  Your gift will help us cover our operational costs and maintain our staffing needs.


    Learn more about how you can leave a lasting impact by contacting Stacey Coleman at or at (413) 739-4715


    Bonnie J. Cox
    Development Associate
    (413) 739-4715