Make a gift to a special fund

Celebrate or honor a loved one or friend with a contribution to one of the many funds we manage, which support various programs and expenses. See the lists of the funds below.


Each tribute is now $10. They appear monthly in the Akron Jewish News. Call 330-835-0040 or stop at the front desk to make a contribution!

Funds Available

  • Barbara Pollock Scholarship Award Fund
    $1,000 Scholarship for local high school students who have excelled in sports and in the classroom

  • Bus Fund

  • Endowment Fund
    Funds are generally used for capital expenses

  • Eric Goldsmith Health Club Fund
    Special equipment for Health Club

  • Esther Savage And Rose Slone JCC Fund For Youth Activities

  • JCC Auxiliary/BBYO Scholarship Fund

  • Joseph And Marie Levin Building Improvement Fund
    For major maintenance and repair items.

  • Joseph Friedman Scholarship Fund

  • Judith Merklin Memorial Fund

  • Kerry Migdal Memorial Fund
    For athletic and physical education needs at the JCC

  • Lila Marks Music Performance And Education Fund

  • Murray Glauberman Young Leadership Fund
    For outstanding JCC Leaders to attend JCCA Biennial Convention

  • Randy Recht Sports Camp Fund

  • Scholarships for children to attend sports/day camp

  • Ray And Rose Munitz Camp Fund
    Provides camp activities for youth

  • Richard Garson Youth Basketball Fund

  • Ronald Penner JCC Memorial Fund For Israel-Centric BBYO Programming

  • Samuel C. Bershon Jewish Cultural Fund

  • Sol Wagan Youth Maccabi Scholarship Fund
    Provides scholarship for athletes attending Maccabi Games

  • Special Children’s Fund
    Programs for children with special needs

  • Stanley M. Bober Memorial Fund
    General and special purpose needs, health and safety equipment

  • Stephen Gabriel Sports Camp Fund

  • Steven Hoffman Day Camp Scholarship Fund

  • Stewart Surloff Memorial Fund

  • William Weintraub Fund

  • Youth Programs