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Jewish Summer Camp
$12 million grant to support accessibility upgrades at day and overnight camps
Jewish-camp professionals highlighted two areas that required financial support to better serve children with disabilities: capital improvements to increase accessibility and disability training for staff.
Keeping counselors informed and kids protected at summer camp
“Online abuse-prevention program helps Jewish summer camps minimize incidents of abuse and ensure that campers that have been abused in the past will be identified, supported and guided towards professional care.”
Jonathan S. Tobin
Are Jewish camps too pro-Israel?
A push by an anti-Zionist group to undermine support for Israel isn’t about being even-handed.
An effort to infuse more about Israel into Jewish summer camp
A year-round process has camp leaders implementing and analyzing courses of action to make Israel more relevant to young people’s lives.