Camp Makes Summer Great

Confidence and character. Adventurous spirit. Curiosity about the world. Jewish connections. At overnight summer camps, kids develop these qualities while having fun. With the freedom to explore in a safe, nurturing environment, they try new things and discover new passions. Alongside counselors and peers, they build traditions and tackle challenges together. It’s a world they’ll want to return to year after year. And all of this magic happens in a natural environment where they can get inspired, unplug, and reconnect with friends and ideas. When you send your kids to camp, they’ll return transformed.

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I see something that reminds me of camp and I walk around with a huge smile.
"I see something that reminds me of camp and I walk around with a huge smile."

Our Camps

Six Unique Experiences

Camp Ramah Galim

Camp Ramah Galim

Camp Ramah in Northern California is an innovative Jewish overnight specialty camp located on the beautiful beaches of Monterey Bay. Our programming focuses on three core areas: ocean exploration, performing arts, and outdoor adventure, with integrated Jewish education and community building.

Eden Village West

Eden Village West

Eden Village West is a farm-to-table Jewish summer camp in Northern California for ages 8-15 with a focus on culinary arts, organic farming, homestead crafts, wilderness skills, and more! Our campers have the time of their lives while becoming empowered to promote a more environmentally sustainable, socially just, and spiritually connected world for all.

JCC Maccabi Sports Camp

JCC Maccabi Sports Camp

JCC Maccabi Sports Camp is a Jewish overnight sports camp in the Bay Area offering programs in soccer, basketball, baseball, volleyball, flag football, dance, running & fitness, and tennis for campers entering grades 3-11. This unique experience combines high-level specialized sports instruction with the fun, friendship, and community of a Jewish overnight camp.

URJ Camp Newman

URJ Camp Newman

At URJ Camp Newman, 3rd-12th grade campers choose from an abundant mix of fun summer activities and adventures, build friendships that last a lifetime, experience the magic of Judaism, Shabbat and community – and have a TON of fun!

Camp Tawonga

Camp Tawonga

For over 90 years, Camp Tawonga has served as a leader in Jewish camping and youth programs, fostering in children and families a deep connection to nature, community, and Judaism within a warm, welcoming, and inclusive environment.

Camp Be’chol Lashon

Camp Be’chol Lashon

Camp Be'chol Lashon is a multicultural Jewish overnight camp that teaches about global Jewish diversity and welcomes campers from all over the United States.

Introducing the Camp Collective

We’re a consortium that educates Bay Area families about the range of amazing Jewish overnight camps serving our area, each offering a unique, immersive summer experience. Whether your child wants to surf the coast, plant an organic garden, develop athletic skills, or just have a good time, there’s a camp for you. By sharing our excitement about the value of summer camp and the options available, we hope to encourage families of diverse backgrounds to give their children this life-changing experience.

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Resources

Think camp is out of reach? Think again! There are numerous grants and scholarships available to help make camp more accessible.

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First-Time Camper?

You may be eligible for up to $1,000 off your first summer! Learn more about One Happy Camper® grants, whether you’re eligible, and how to apply.