Forward Together 2023

Announcing the new $25 Million Forward Together Grant from JCamp 180, a program of the Harold Grinspoon Foundation. This matching grant will support more than 100 nonprofit Jewish overnight camps over the next five years.

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Our Flagship Programs

JCamp 180®

JCamp 180 sustains and strengthens nonprofit Jewish camps by providing free professional consulting services and grant-matching opportunities.

Life & Legacy™

Life & Legacy supports Jewish communities in securing after-lifetime gifts.

PJ Library®

PJ Library celebrates Jewish values, culture, and tradition through the joy of story books.

PJ Our Way™

PJ Our Way offers the gift of exceptional books with Jewish themes to kids ages 9-11, books that they choose themselves!

Sifriyat Pijama®

Sifriyat Pijama distributes high-quality children’s books on Jewish/Israeli heritage and values to children in Israeli schools.

Voices & Visions®

Voices & Visions elicits the power of art to communicate great Jewish ideas.

Our Local Community

Entrepreneurship Initiative

Inspiring Our Next Business Leaders

HGCF supports local colleges in providing engaged entrepreneurship programming to build a better future.

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Promoting energy conservation

Bringing modern technology to the Pioneer Valley to help homeowners assess their energy efficiency.

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Local Farmer Awards

Supporting Our Farms

Bringing about infrastructure improvements to local farms.

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Latest News



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Foundation for Jewish Camp and JCamp 180® Partner to Present the Jewish Camp Summit in December 2024

The joint event will be host to two established conferences and run from December 8-11, 2024.




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The Harold Grinspoon Charitable Foundation Celebrates 20th Annual Teachers Awards

The event honoring the best of Western Massachusetts teachers is now in its 20th year.


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October 19, 2022

The Harold Grinspoon Foundation’s JCamp 180® to invest $25 million in Jewish Camps

The Forward Together matching grant will provide a stable base of support to Jewish summer camps to inspire continued giving and attract new donors to meet their missions.





PJ Library New York Engagement Grants Awarded

The Harold Grinspoon Foundation is excited to present the 2021-2022 cohort of PJ Library New York Engagement Grant recipients. The investment in nine partners will help us continue to GROW BOLDLY in New York City, Long Island and Westchester by identifying and engaging families new to PJ Library who are not yet actively participating in Jewish life in their local community.