Camp News 3/3/2017
CAMP IN THE NEWS
- Mainline Today (About private camps but still a great article about camping!): “Kids Find Independence at Overnight Summer Camps” www.mainlinetoday.com/main-line-today/march-2017/kids-find-idependence-at-overnight-summer-camps/
- Moutianexpress: “The JCC opens 2017 summer camp programs that includes Camp Tikvah, a day camp for children with austim” https://mountainx.com/blogwire/the-jcc-opens-2017-summer-camp-programs-that-includes-camp-tikvah-a-day-camp-for-children-with-autism/
- The Forward: “The Man Who Announced Oscar Flub Gets Touching Note From His Jewish Summer Camp” http://forward.com/schmooze/364388/the-man-who-announced-oscar-flub-gets-touching-note-from-his-jewish-summer/
- Atlanta Jewish Times: “NFTY Vet Leads Atlandta Teen Initiative” http://atlantajewishtimes.timesofisrael.com/nfty-vet-leads-atlanta-teen-initiative/
- URJ Camp Eisner:“Camp Teaches Kids How to Lose Gracefully”: https://cranelakecamp.org/2017/02/27/camp-teaches-kids-lose-gracefully/
- URJ Camp Harlam: “Up for the Challenge”: https://campharlam.org/2017/02/24/up-for-the-challenge/
- Omaha World Herald: “Kelly: Camp scholarship memorializes Omahan Seth Rich, who was killed in D.C. in July” http://www.omaha.com/columnists/kelly/kelly-camp-scholarship-memorializes-omahan-seth-rich-who-was-killed/article_e3bdbe5d-ca21-5903-9ec0-9239ae56773c.html
- NY Metro Parents: “Life Lessons Learned at Camp” http://www.nymetroparents.com/article/life-lessons-learned-at-camp
- Arizona Jewish Life: “Funding Available to Campers” http://azjewishlife.com/funding-available-to-campers/
- E Jewish Philanthropy: “5 Lessons from Camp for an Accessible Inclusive Purim Carnival” http://ejewishphilanthropy.com/5-lessons-from-camp-for-an-accessible-inclusive-purim-carnival/
- St Louis Post Dispatch: “Camp Can Affect Lives Long After Summer is Over” http://www.stltoday.com/lifestyles/relationships-and-special-occasions/parenting/aisha-sultan/camps-can-affect-lives-long-after-summer-is-over/article_61103bd5-0c43-5172-b6e0-07a492d14442.html
Check out our series in JTA this week!
- JTA: “Camp Becomes the Endless Summer Thanks to Social Media and Smartphones” www.jta.org/2017/life-religion/camp-becomes-the-endless-summer-thanks-to-social-media-and-smartphones
- JTA: “In this family, all four siblings found spouses at the same summer camp” www.jta.org/2017/02/28/life-religion/in-this-family-all-four-siblings-found-spouses-at-the-same-summer-camp
The final posts from our JDAIM series this month!
- The Canteen: “Friendship Equals Inclusion” http://www.myjewishlearning.com/the-canteen/friendship-equals-inclusion/
- The Canteen: “Making Jewish Life Accessible for All” http://www.myjewishlearning.com/the-canteen/making-jewish-life-accessible-for-all/
Jeremy’s Latest on the Times of Israel Blog!
- Times of Israel: “Our Role in Safety and Security”http://blogs.timesofisrael.com/our-role-in-safety-security