JTFN Awards $1,000 to Jewish Summer Camps to Develop Teen Philanthropy


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The New York-based Jewish Teen Funders Network (JTFN) awards $1,000 each to 38 Jewish-based summer camps in North America.

The funding will be used to develop teen philanthropy programs in each participating camp. The camps will establish their own philanthropic foundations for teens and make money contributions to nonprofits of their choice.


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