Our Shining Star program matches up talented Jewish girls with sponsors who want to provide arts education opportunities. Your gift and commitment to underwrite a JGU Shining Star offers our girls an experience for personal growth and leadership development by professional coaches and educators. Your support will have a lasting effect, even for a lifetime!
Editorial Board Activities
Sponsor the monthly art, craft, recipe, creative writing, and song submissions as well as Editorial Board training and editing.
Shining Star Artist
Give an artist the chance to develop her talent through professional art lessons. She will produce a piece of art to be featured on the JGU art gallery.
Shining Star Writer
Enable a budding writer to receive writing coaching sessions and perfect a creative writing piece. Our writers will produce an anthology of their writing.
Shining Star Dancer
Enable an aspiring dancer to receive professional dance instruction and record a dance video.
Shining Star Actress
Our Shining Star Actresses will develop a unique skit, story, or monologue with a professional drama coach and produce a short creative video.
Shining Star Singer
Sponsor the opportunity for a Jewish girl to receive voice coaching and produce her own song in a professional recording studio.
Sponsor a JGR ScholarshipEnable an underprivileged camper to become a Shining Star and develop her talents by attending the Jewish Girls Retreat Winter & Summer retreats - where every girl shines!
Winter Camper Scholarship
Enable a camper to have the time of her life at the JGR Winter Retreat.
Partial Summer Scholarship
Help a Jewish girl experience an inspirational summer at the Jewish Girls Retreat.
Summer Camper Scholarship
Give the ultimate gift of the summer of a lifetime to a JGR camper.