Use Your Skills To Make an Impact For Kids

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Cause Jam is a game jam that happens every month to make games, bundle them together, then offer the public for a donation to — HELP KIDS FOR LIFE.®

Every $1 = 1 Child

Impacted through Games For Love’s Program Ecosystem

 

Welcome to Cause Jam, where you can use your skills as a games developer, designer, artist, or leader to make a positive impact on the world.


We are a global community, led by Games for Love, that is dedicated to supporting children who are facing difficult challenges.


By participating in Cause Jam, you’ll have the opportunity to showcase your skills, connect with other like-minded individuals, and even take home some amazing prizes. But more importantly, you’ll be able to make a difference in the lives of children around the world.


Our mission at Games for Love is to provide comfort and support to children in need, and to give the next generation of gamers the best chance at success. By joining Cause Jam, you can help us achieve this mission and make a lasting difference in the lives of children everywhere.


So if you want to use your talents to make the world a better place, we encourage you to join Cause Jam today. Together, we can make a real impact and bring hope to kids who need it most.

How does Cause Jam Work?

Join a team

and make an E for Everyone game that is amazing, like you!

Submit your project

It’ll join our other super cool games in a Party Pack

People Buy It

All donations go towards us helping kids for life!

Q & A + FAQS

What Types of Projects can we make?

Short answer, anything on any platform!

Amazing! But what does being involved look like? What are the steps?

Do I have to fill out the waiver?

Can I work on the project outside of Discord?

I am excited about Fundraising! How do I fundraise for such an amazing cause?

What do you do at the kickoff?

Do I have to join a team inside the jam, or can I bring my own group?

What are the best types of games that we can make to be successful in the jam?

Super cool that you all host events throughout the jam, what kinds of events are there to join?

Short answer, anything on any platform!

Can I bring projects in from outside?

Short answer, anything on any platform!

Can I compete with a team from the company where I work?

Of course! Companies can compete as a part of an internal team against other companies, and other teams alike! You can also participate separately as a part of other teams at the same time if you so choose!

Can I Join more than one team at a time?

Of course! You can join multiple teams, just make sure not to spread yourself too thin, or burn yourself out in the process. Volunteering 5 hours a week is best to keep yourself recharged at all times.

My company can sponsor my involvement as a part of volunteer programs, does that work for this?

It absolutely does! You can volunteer for Games For Love through participation at Cause Jam just like you would a marathon or fun run for charity for it to count as a volunteer hour. It’s best not to exceed 5 hours per week, you can of course but it isn’t recommended so you don’t burn out.