The grants will go for capital improvements, professional development, staff training, research and evaluation.
Kutz Camp, the Union for Reform Judaism summer camp for teens and an incubator for modern spiritual Jewish folk music, is closing.
“The location will be a different and temporary one, but we will be together this summer. There will be camp. Then, we will rebuild.”
The couple said inspectors often threatened them with closure in a discriminatory manner.
Accountants and doctors played tug-of-war, pausing to take slugs of their IPAs. This may just be the key to the future of American Judaism.
How do different Jewish summer camps talk about Israel? And should they discuss Palestinians or the occupation?
My identity — as a budding scientist, a performing artist, a woman, and a biracial Jew — was profoundly shaped by my camp experience.
“Summer camps are a prime place to begin to change gender norms, to create partners and allies for boys and young men.”
Though the wildfires raging near the camp had burned acres of land on the camp’s property, the main campus was safe
“The love and community was built at camp, but exists beyond camp.”