Make a Gift


There are many ways to invest in the kids that we serve and your tax-deductible gift will provide a child with an opportunity of a lifetime.

Endowed Campership icon
$150,000 Endowed Campership
Deliver the summer camp experience for one camper per year in perpetuity
Power of Ten icon
$50,000 Power of Ten Make it possible for ten campers to attend camp for one summer
Adopt a Camper icon
$25,000 Adopt A Camper Establish a one-on-one relationship between the sponsor and a camper for his/her entire camp career
Double Campership icon
$10,000 Double Campership Fund two campers for a summer
Full Campership icon
$5,000 Full Campership Give the summer of a lifetime to a lucky camper
Half Campership icon
$2,500 Half Campership Cover half the expenses for one camper
Young Explorer icon
$1,000 Young Explorer Provide an introductory camp experience for a young camper
Transporter icon
$500 Transporter Provide travel expenses for one camper
Outfitter icon
$250 Outfitter Provide equipment for one camper
Piggy Banker icon
$100 Piggy Banker Fund a camper's bank account during his/her stay
Ways to Give

Cash Gifts
Donor Advised Funds
Cryptocurrency Gifts
Gift Planning
Stock Gifts
Tribute Gifts
IRA Rollover
Employer Matching Gifts

Email us
1.720.981.2532 ext 100

The John Austin Cheley Foundation (DBA: A THOUSAND SUMMERS) is a qualified charitable corporation under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Service. Gifts to the Foundation qualify for deductions for income and estate tax purposes. Tax ID# 48-1077337

For Professional Advisors

If you are working with a professional advisor or advising a donor, this guide may assist you with creating a charitable estate plan.

The information on this website is not intended as legal or tax advice. For such advice, please consult an attorney or tax advisor. Figures cited in any examples are for illustrative purposes only. References to tax rates include federal taxes only and are subject to change. State law may further impact your individual results.