The Tower

The Tower

by Avery S. | Age 10 Nitzanim ’21 Walnut Creek, CA It was a breathtaking day at summer camp. The wind was blowing, the sun was shining, the birds were chirping, everywhere on campus was amazing, and the campus was huge. But the next thing my counselor Bri...
I Believe

I Believe

by Rachel Dubowe, Summer Assistant Director & Nefesh Director I believe in the power of camp. I believe that what we learn at camp transcends space and time. I believe in loving and living the work you do. I believe in my family for understanding my happy place. I...
Holy Spaces and Creating Holiness

Holy Spaces and Creating Holiness

by Asya Artikaslan, Rosh Breicha This summer’s theme of creating holy spaces and holy community, means something different to each and every one. Whether it’s your first summer or your tenth, we can all find different moments, places, and friendships that represent...
Our countdown to Summer ’21 begins

Our countdown to Summer ’21 begins

Opening day of Summer 2021 is 100 days out but, in truth, we have been waiting YEARS to start this countdown. Between now and then our incredible staff will begin to arrive and set up for the summer of your lives. We asked our staff what they were excited for and here...
Groundbreaking Day: A Momentous Milestone!

Groundbreaking Day: A Momentous Milestone!

Last Wednesday, November 22, our staff, campers, friends, alumni, and supporters stood on the soil of Camp Newman’s Santa Rosa home and celebrated a BIG event: the groundbreaking of our very first building since the Tubbs Fire – the 6 Points Community Center. This is...