Camp Newman’s 100 Blessings Relay

By Alaina Yoakum, URJ Camp Newman Director of Marketing and Communications   When life gives you lemons, they say make lemonade. But what are the ingredients and how does one go about making it? Good thing our Jewish tradition actually has the perfect recipe....

Bringing Israel to a California Camp

By Ben Wong, URJ Camp Newman Communications Coordinator   Google tells me Israel is over 7,000 miles from California. A 15 hour plane flight. A distant world with different customs, tensions, and better iced coffee. But at camp, Israel is often just a handshake...