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The Rebbe in focus as a visit to Camp HASC coincides with Gimmel Tammuz
The chief rabbi of Russia, Rabbi Berel Lazar, took time out of his visit to the United States earlier this week to visit a Jewish summer camp for individuals with special needs, and physical or intellectual disabilities. The visit came as the chief rabbi ...
Tzipporah Edelkopf was born in Kharkov, in the Soviet Republic of Ukraine. As a young girl, she managed to immigrate with her family to Israel. Her parents traveled to the Rebbe but couldn’t afford to bring her along. When the Rebbe heard why she was miss...
More than 1,200 children are involved in a program now in its 35th year
JERUSALEM—Summer is in high gear, with a million things for kids to do: people to see, day and overnight camps to attend, sleepovers with friends, family trips and just being able run out to the nearest neighborhood playground to do what kids do best. But...
Jewish camp is a place where each child has the ability to make his or her own Jewish choices, and learn what it’s like being a part of a Jewish community.
In big cities and small towns, Chabad day camps offer programs for every age group and Jewish background
The fifth in a series of articles on Chabad-Lubavitch summer camps. RA’ANANA, ISRAEL—Driving down the tree-lined Rashi Street in this upscale suburb of Tel Aviv, before turning onto Rav Yitzhak Nissim Street one will find a well-kept neighborhood with peo...
On the field and off, Kenny Myers focuses on kids and core values
The fourth in a series of articles on Chabad-Lubavitch summer camps. For 17 summers now, the energetic and affable Kenny Myers has coached at the Chabad-run Camp Gan Israel in Collegeville, Pa., where he is now the sports director. During the rest of the ...
When Rabbi Moshe Lazar was a yeshiva student in his late teens, he wrote to the Rebbe with the idea of opening a Chabad summer camp for Jewish children – an initiative the Rebbe embraced. (Mid 1950's)
Can you imagine the awesomeness of attending a camp geared for Jewish Deaf boys? Nowhere else in the world will you find such a camp program like ours at Camp L'man Achai. Summer 2014 was the start of a beautiful program for deaf boys 8-16 years old from ...
Valuable insight gained from other camp directors’ experiences and know-how
Farbreng, Episode 11
During summer, schools and yeshivahs may close for vacation, but Judaism and Torah study must never cease, as they are our very source of life and vitality. (From “Messages”—Season 2, Episode 11)
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