The Foundation for Jewish Camp unifies and galvanizes the field of Jewish overnight camp

From the Campfire

By Rachel Saks In its simplest form, Passover is a holiday that commemorates the Israelites’ journey from slavery to freedom.  During the seder we do things that indicate how we were...

April 17, 2014

We come together for Passover to celebrate our ongoing liberation from slavery. During the sederwe will speak at length about the exodus from Egypt, but how did we, the descendants of Jacob,...

April 13, 2014

When you’re the parent of a child with autism, you’re always bracing yourself for the endless string of theories headed in your direction. They come from health care professionals, the m...

April 11, 2014


We are deeply saddened by the recent loss of our founding trustee, supporter, and friend, Edgar Bronfman z”l.

Remembering Edgar

Apply for a Grant!

Apply for a One Happy Camper grant. Your child could be one of nearly 10,000 new Happy Campers this summer!

Apply Now

Camp Works!

Jewish camp is helping to build a vibrant Jewish future

See how