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Breaking Bread with Newman 0

Breaking Bread with Newman

Posted on Sep 25, 2020 in From the Blog

Matt Ghan, Camp Newman summer senior staff member and Director of Youth Engagement at Temple Bat Yam and Martee Fischman, Retreat Center Director at URJ Camp Newman, share a delicious recipes, witty banter...

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Reflections of Light 0

Reflections of Light

Posted on Sep 11, 2020 in From the Blog

Art & Reflection by Rabbi Allie Fischman, Camp Director Our Elul reflection prompt for today is light. We’re thinking of light in so many ways…the way our camp community fills us with light and hope...

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Best Decision I Ever Made 0

Best Decision I Ever Made

Posted on Sep 11, 2020 in From the Blog

By Marcy Cameron, Mother of Ethan This article was written in early 2014 to share our family experience and help other families at Congregation Or Ami (Calabasas, CA) learn about the Camp Newman experience....

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An Update on Camp’s DEI Work 0

An Update on Camp’s DEI Work

Posted on Sep 5, 2020 in From the Blog

This post is a follow-up from our July 4 post in which we shared our plans for furthering Camp Newman’s work in Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion.   In January 2020, our full-time professional team...

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The Story of Us: CIT 2020

Posted on Aug 21, 2020 in From the Blog

The CIT 2020 song this summer was a parody of Taylor Swift’s song “The Story of Us”. Our CIT story is about changing lives, standing up during the hardest moments and the true definition of resilience.

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A Summer to Celebrate 0

A Summer to Celebrate

Posted on Aug 7, 2020 in From the Blog

We knew our son needed to be challenged. We knew that it was important for him to understand life outside of his bubble. Each year, Camp Newman staff met Sacha with the same warmth, love, enthusiasm and patience helping him to be comfortable with who he is, helping him be the best version of himself.

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