Day-Camp Scholar​ships Now Available


The Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia is pleased to announce a new Day Camp Scholarship Fund for Jewish children living in Philadelphia, Bucks, Montgomery, Chester and Delaware counties.

Needs-based scholarships are available for Jewish children attending nonprofit Jewish-identity summer camps in the five-county area. Eligible campers must attend a full-day program, five days per week for a minimum of three weeks. Eligible camps must serve elementary-school students. Preschool- and middle-school-aged children at such camps are also eligible for scholarships.

Participating camps include:

  • Federation Early Learning Services — Camp Woodlight
  • Glazier Jewish Center — Camp Gan Izzy Summer Day Camp
  • Jewish Community Centers of Greater Philadelphia
    • Camp Achdus, Young Israel of Elkins Park
    • Kaiserman Branch Day Camp
    • Klein Branch Day Camp
    • PRAMUS: Pennsylvania Regional Art and Music Day Camp
  • Ramah Day Camp
  • The Rose and Morris Caskey Gan Israel Country Day Camp

Call the camps to receive an application; the application deadline is April 30.

For more information, contact Deirdre Mulligan at 215-832-0509.



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