Donate & Volunteer

Donate to Jonathan’s Dream

Donations of all sizes are needed, welcomed, and appreciated to sustain Jonathan’s Dream for your enjoyment and future generations. Jonathan’s Dream is a community playground. We can’t sustain it without your support.


Want to make a donation?

The Jonathan’s Dream Fund, is managed by the Mandell Jewish Community Center, a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit. Donations made to Jonathan’s Dream are tax deductible as charitable contributions.

Send a check: Please make checks payable to “Jonathan’s Dream Fund”, Send to:

Jonathan’s Dream
Mandell JCC
335 Bloomfield Ave.
West Hartford, CT 06117

Submit an online gift securely through PayPal: (Be sure to direct your donation to Jonathan’s Dream )

Want to donate to Jonathan’s Dream Endowment Funds?

Jonathan’s Dream is an Endowed Fund at the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving
and a Donor- Advised Fund at the Jewish Community Foundation of Greater Hartford
Donations can be made to:


10 Columbus Blvd. Hartford, CT 06106
or online at Click Here



Jewish Community Foundation of Greater Hartford

Zachs Campus 333 Bloomfield Avenue Suite D West Hartford, Connecticut 06117
or online Click Here 

Be sure to direct your donation to the Jonathan’s Dream Fund


Want to become a sponsor?

Sponsorship opportunities are still available

Sponsor a play structure: Play structures can be sponsored for larger gifts.  To explore options or review a sponsorship packet, please submit the “Contact Us” form for more information.

Become a Jonathan’s Dream Angel

We are looking for individuals and or families who are willing to visit the playground, walk around, pick up garbage (hopefully not too much), pick up balls, replace books (Little Free Library), (We have extra supplies), weed and report anything that needs attention.

If you wish to become a JDA and or learn more about it, please email me at

Jonathan’s Dream wish to thank the following people who are already part of our Angel Team:

  • Eileen McMurrer who is responsible for keeping all the trees and shrubs alive and well and who always is ready to help with everything.
  • Susan Robbins Namerow master weeder
  • Susan Lentinii for making sure our Little Free Library is always stacked and organized (and being a general Angel
  • Cara CQ with Nora’s Light for supplying an endless amount of books whenever we need them and stacking our LFL.