A 501c3 Non-Profit Corporation dedicated to improving the
lives and opportunites of the youth of
Maryland's Eastern Shore

About Us

The Salisbury Jaycees Foundation, Inc. was created in 1975 to accumulate funds by gift and investment that benefit local youth of the Salisbury community.   It is the intent of the Foundation to promote, sponsor and carry out charitable fundraising that benefits the annual Children’s Christmas Shopping tour, sponsored by our affiliate organization the Salisbury Jaycees Inc.    In addition, it is the intent of the Salisbury Jaycees Foundation Inc to explore other opportunities in the future that will further strengthen the growth and development of our community’s local youth.   

A Brief History... 

The Salisbury Jaycees Foundation, Inc was formed in April of 1975.  Its primary purpose was to assist the Salisbury Jaycees with fundraising for their annual Children’s Christmas Shopping tour.   

Over the years, thanks to the support of our generous donors, the Foundation has grown. We are fortunate to have had leadership that has paved the way for our continued strength and growth.     

The Salisbury Jaycees Foundation Inc. is also proud to provide support and guidance to the members of their affiliate organization the Salisbury Jaycees Inc.

The Jaycee Creed

The Jaycee Creed

We Believe...That faith in God gives meaning and purpose to human life;

That the brotherhood of man transcends the sovereignty of nations;

That economic justice can best be won by free men through free enterprise;

That government should be of laws rather than of men;

That earth's great treasure lies in human personality;

And that service to humanity is the best work of life.

Non-Profit Status

The Salisbury Jaycees Foundation is a 501C3, Non-Profit Organization We are registered with the Maryland Secretary of State, Charitable Organizations Division.  

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Public Notice

2016 Childrens' Shopping Tour

The Salisbury Jaycees, Inc. and Salisbury Jaycees Foundation Inc, are unable to accept personal requests for assistance for our annual Childrens' Christmas Shopping tour directly. If you wish to have your child considered for participation, please contact your child's school guidance counselor.