OVERNIGHT CAMP DISCOUNTS AND FINANCIAL AID

Grants and Financial Assistance

Grants (only one grant per session allowed)

B’nai B’rith Men’s Camp Association, Foundation for Jewish Camp, and Jewish Federation have generously provided 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 financial need.

For more information contact Chanel Bourdeau at cbourdeau@bbcamp.org

Dor L’Dor Maccabee 1-week Session Grant (2nd-5th grade)

Grant: $500

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 is required

One Happy Camper| Dor L’ Dor 2-week Grant (3rd-8th grade)

Grant: $700

To qualify:

  • Jewish Camper
  • Enrolling in a 12-day or longer session for the first time (still qualify if attended an 11-day or less session in the past)
  • Entering 3rd-8th grade in the fall
  • Registered for B’nai B’rith Camp’s 2 week Session

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

One Happy Camper| Dor L’ Dor 3-4 week Grant (3rd-11th grade)

Grant: $1,000

To qualify:

  • Jewish Camper
  • Enrolling in a 19-day or longer session for the first time (still qualify if attended an 11-day or less session in the past)
  • Entering 3rd-11th grade in the fall
  • Registered for B’nai B’rith Camp’s 3-4 week session
  • Cannot be combined with PJ Goes to Camp Grant

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

Israeli American Grant:

Grant: $1,500 for 19+ days of camp & $1,000 for 12- 18 days of camp

  • Campers or at least one parent must identify as Israeli and have Israeli citizenship
  • Campers must live year-round in California, Oregon, or Washington state
  • The Israeli-American Incentive grant cannot be combined with One Happy Camper
  • Multiple children in the same family may receive the grant

Please contact Chanel Bourdeau at cbourdeau@bbcamp.org to apply.

Need Based Financial Aid

We try to accommodate all those in need of financial assistance. Please complete the online Camp registration form and submit your deposit for summer camp. The deposit is refundable if the camper is unable to attend Camp for financial reasons. Cancellations must be made in writing to the Camp Office within 14 days of receiving notification of financial award. After enrollment is confirmed, a Financial Aid Application and instructions, will be available on your CampInTouch account. Please contact Chanel Bourdeau at cbourdeau@bbcamp.org for questions.

Free Loans

Jewish Free Loan of Greater Portland – Provides no-interest loans for 36 months to residents of Oregon and SW Washington.