Our next chapter depends on you.

Judah Christian School has been on the rise since its founding in 1983. The goal of Judah Rising is to build a new PreK-12 school at a cost of $26 million. We are convinced that along with students and families, all of Champaign-Urbana will benefit from this new school.

Please consider joining Judah Rising and become a part of this exciting opportunity to build a new Judah Christian School.

Judah Rising

The New Judah Christian School Project

Design Goals

How spaces relate to Judah's Vision & Values

  • Foster a Sense of Family and Community
  • Enrich Academic Excellence and Innovation
  • Enhance Performing Arts & Athletics
  • Deepen Spiritual Growth and Formation

Campaign Progress toward our $26M Goal

The Judah Rising fundraising is already underway. Here’s a quick look at the giving to date and what’s left in reaching our goal to build the new school.

We have reached
of our goal As of December 11, 2017

Are You a Charter Member?

Charter members will be recognized on a donor board in the new school.

Charter Members

Any person giving a gift or pledge in the amount of $250 or more will be considered a Charter Member of the Judah Rising project. Charter members will be recognized on a donor board in the new school.

Naming Rights

If you are planning to invest a gift of $10,000 or more you can contact Dr. Joe Thomas, Executive Director of Institutional Advancement, to discuss details regarding naming opportunities for different areas within the new school.

Charter Members
Gifts of $100k or more
Gifts of $10k or more (not including $100k or more)
Total Giving to Date

Help Make a Difference

Thank You for Supporting Judah Christian School

Partner with us and with God in building the new Judah Christian School. Our new campus will serve the larger C-U community and further empower our students and our faculty to impact the world. Make your investment today.

For more information on Judah Rising or to inquire about large gifts, please contact Dr. Joe Thomas here.

Make an Investment

By making an investment in the Judah Rising project, you are investing in the lives of our next generation of leaders. Your gift will impact students on an immediate level and an eternal level. Here’s how you can get involved to help Judah educate, inspire, and impact the world.

Ways to Give

Give a Gift

To invest your gift in Judah’s future, there are two ways you can give. One way to give is by making a one-time single gift through our giving portal. The second way to give is by selecting an amount you’d like to give on a monthly recurring basis for as long as you’d like to give to the project.

Option 1: I Want to give $500 to the Judah Rising Project as a one-time gift.

Option 2: I want to give $50 monthly to the Judah Rising Project.

Make a Pledge

If you feel called to make a long-term pledge to the Judah Rising project, you can do so here. By giving in this way, you are committting to invest a set dollar amount over a period of time you choose. You also choose when to give that gift to the project.

Option 3: I want to commit a pledge to giving $5,000 to the Judah Rising Project over the next 3 years and I will fulfill that donation when I am able.