Dec 042019

AVI CHAI Senior Program Officer Joel Einleger delivered these remarks at the recent conference on Jewish summer camps hosted by the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Center for Studies in Jewish Education at Brandeis University. Thank you Jeremy, and thank you Jon and Joe for inviting me here today to represent AVI CHAI.  It’s really an

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Oct 312013
Overnight Camping at AVI CHAI: Deepening Connections to Judaism at Camp

By: Joel Einleger Overnight summer camps offer a goldmine of opportunities for building and deepening connections to Judaism and Israel. Camps are fully-contained and controlled laboratories for experiential education. In this unique environment, campers and staff can participate in new Jewish rituals and customs, meet Israelis who work as staff, and can explore their Jewish

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