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Thank you for choosing to make a donation to URJ Camp Kalsman!


Your generous contribution will directly improve the lives of thousands of Jewish youth for decades to come.

By making a monetary investment in our capital improvements, scholarships, programs, staff and other funds, you are investing in the future of Jewish life. Your gift will help instill Jewish identities in our youth, build the future leaders of our community, and allow all children, teens and young adults to participate in our inspiring and fun summer and year-round experiences.  

For questions about donations to Camp Kalsman, please contact Ariel Kurland at  


Pledges + Multi-Year gifts

If you are considering a gift that you would like to complete over a period of two or more years, please contact  Ariel Kurland, Development Director, at 415-991-0359.  

Gifts of Stock

Donors who choose to give a gift of stock may enjoy substantial savings on capital gains and income taxes. Currently, the entire fair market value of stocks and bonds (to 30% of your AGI) may be deducted. Valuation is based on the mean of the stock’s high and low sale price at the time it is received at the Union for Reform Judaism. (Please consult your financial advisor for how any gift will affect your individual situation). Contact Ariel Kurland for more information. 

David Berkman Tribute Campaign


About the Campaign

Please join us in expressing gratitude to David Berkman, Camp Kalsman’s founding director. David led Kalsman through 15 amazing years and his impact was felt through several generations of campers, staff, families, donors and faculty. There are several ways you can express YOUR gratitude to David. Click here for more info.

Matching Gifts

Many employers offer matching gift opportunities to their employees in which gifts to non-profit organizations may be matched by the employer or corporation. Matching gifts are a great way to increase your contribution to Camp and donors are credited for the combined value of their gift and match. To match your gift, please request a matching gift form from your employer and include it with your donation. Please Contact Ariel Kurland  if you have questions regarding employer restrictions to religious organizations. 

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Make a Donation

By making a gift to our Annual Campaign, you ensure camp can continue to provide amazing experiences to children of all ages. Help us provide scholarships to campers who would otherwise not be able to attend camp, and allow us to consistently enhance and improve camp facilities.

Thank you for your generosity.

To donate by check or cash, please fill out our contribution form. If you have a matching gift form from your employer, please complete and return with your contribution. If you have questions regarding our donation process, please call our office at (425) 284-4484.

Gifts may be sent to:
URJ Camp Kalsman 
11410 NE 124th St., # 622 
Kirkland, WA 98034

The Union for Reform Judaism is a registered 501 (c) (3) not-for-profit organization. Gifts to camp are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law, and an acknowledgment of your donation will be sent.

To Our Donors

On behalf of the URJ and Camp Kalsman, thank you for your support! Your commitment and generosity has a powerful, positive effect on our campers and staff. Our camps transform those who partake in this immersive experience and thus, work to create a new and vital future for the entire Jewish community.

Special thanks to the Samis Foundation for their generous support of URJ Camp Kalsman!