Camp Ramah in Wisconsin is 150 acres of magical space, tucked away in the heart of Wisconsin’s Northwoods.
Within this space, campers and staff from throughout the Midwest and Israel unite each summer to form a very special Jewish community… read more
Reflections on Sukkot I have very fond memories of Sukkot growing up. When building our family’s sukkah, each year we would have to recall which wall faced north, the most efficient way to work together, and decide which directions we wanted the doors to face. I spent countless hours stapling together paper chains in the Continue Reading »
Please enjoy a D’var Torah this week from Yael Bendat-Appell, who has recently transitioned from being our full-time Assistant Director to a part-time, year-round role as the Camper Intake Coordinator. Yael’s new role will allow Camp Ramah in Wisconsin to better meet the needs of our campers and their families on an ongoing basis year-round as Continue Reading »
(Excerpted from the Shabbat Letter by Director Jacob Cytryn written August 14, 2015) Since sometime in the 1960s, the camp has had a modest Holocaust memorial near the lake between where we store our rowboats and kayaks and the cabins of our youngest boys. Knowing for years that he would be in Nivonim in 2015, Continue Reading »