Grants and Financial Aid 2017-05-15T18:21:51+00:00

Grants and Financial Assistance

Incentive Grants (only one grant per session allowed):

B’nai B’rith Men’s Camp Association and the Foundation for Jewish Camping have generously provided Incentive Grants so that as many kids as possible can benefit from a rich Jewish camp experience. These grants are available to all first time Jewish campers regardless of ability to pay. These grants are not need based.

For more information contact Allison Kaufman at akaufman@bbcamp.org or 503-535-3514.

Dor L’Dor Maccabee Session Grant (2nd-5th grade)

Grant: $500 off camp fees!

To qualify:

  • First time Jewish camper
  • Entering 2nd-5th grade in the fall
  • Registered for B’nai B’rith Camp’s Maccabee Session (one-week session)

Click here to register for Camp now – no additional grant application required

Dor L’ Dor Maccabee 2 Grant (3rd-8th grade)

Grant: $700

To qualify:

  • Jewish Camper
  • Enrolling in a 12 day or longer session for the first time
  • Entering 3rd-8th grade in the fall
  • Registered for B’nai B’rith Camp’s Maccabee 2 Session

After registering for camp, go to One Happy Camper to apply

Dor L’ Dor Session 1 or 2 Grant (3rd-11th grade)

Grant: $1,000

To qualify:

  • Jewish Camper
  • Enrolling in a 12 day or longer session for the first time
  • Entering 3rd-11th grade in the fall
  • Registered for B’nai B’rith Camp’s Session 1 or 2
  • Cannot be combined with PJ Goes to Camp Grant

After registering for camp, go to One Happy Camper to apply

PJ Goes To Camp Grant

Grant: $1,000 for a 3 or 4 week session

  • Jewish families who have participated in the PJ Library program including older and younger siblings and children who have “aged out” of the program (alumni)
  • First time Jewish campers that plan to attend one of BB Camp’s 3-week sessions
  • Camper must have participated in the PJ Library program as of September 1, 2015 in order to qualify for funding for the Summer 2016 sessions
  • Cannot be combined with Dor L’Dor Grant

After registering for Camp, contact Maddie at pjgtc@hgf.org for information on how to apply

Legacy Heritage Scholarship Program

legacy-heritage-fund-logo-300x176Grant: $1,000- $2,500

To qualify:

  • Jewish Camper
  • Enrolled in a Sessions 1 or 2 for the first time
  • Entering 3rd-11th grade in the fall
  • Camper must live in a small Jewish community with no more than 5000 Jewish residents

For more information and to apply contact Allison Kaufman at akaufman@bbcamp.org or 503-535-3514.

Please note that first time campers attending a 3 or 4 week session may only take advantage of 1 grant. Camper

Financing

Thanks to our friends at High Desert Bank, BB Camp can now offer bank direct financing for 2016 camp fees. Contact the bank at (541) 848-4444 for more details. This program is just another way BB Camp is striving to help as many kids as possible have the life changing experience of a summer at BB Camp.

Financial Aid

We try to accommodate all those in need of financial assistance. Please complete the online registration form and submit your deposit for summer camp. The deposit is refundable if the camper chooses not to attend Camp or denies the financial aid in writing to the Camp Office within 14 days of receiving notification. Should you have questions, please contact Allison Kaufman, Operations Director, at 503-535-3514.

Campership Donations:

Many families cannot afford full camp fees. Help send a child to camp! Any amount over your camp fees will automatically be applied toward camp scholarships. Todah Rabah – Thank you!!