Camp News

September 16, 2021

Observations from a Great Summer

Wow – to say that we “made it” is an understatement! We had a fantastic summer: from regular days and electives to special day and night […]
March 10, 2021

Best Jewish Boys Summer Overnight Camp

Very thoroughly. And with a senior, seasoned, veteran, talented team. I am referring to our wonderful leadership staff and our dedicated board of directors as well. […]
March 10, 2021

A Day in The Life of An Avodian

As we meet early in the morning, the admin staff say good morning, open our computers, do a quick check-in and inevitably say to one another, […]
March 10, 2021

Tour Camp Avoda All Year Long

We may have “closed the books” on summer 2017, but Camp Avoda is always open for fun! Many families choose to visit potential camps for their […]
March 10, 2021

Planting the Seeds of Characters

Lessons learned from an all-boys environment May you grow up to be RighteousMay you grow up to be TrueMay you always see the truth and the […]
March 10, 2021

What’s Our Secret

Jewish summer camps can help campers become more independent and self-sufficient. Jewish summer camps have a wide variety of activities that suit the interests of their […]
March 10, 2021

Major League Summer Camp – More than fun and games!

We just had to share this great piece from Ken Shifman featured in the Jewish Boston. A must read. Click HERE
March 10, 2021

Camp Avoda Offers One Happy Camper Incentive Grants!

Summer Camp is good for Jewish kids and their families. “Summers at overnight camps are packed with a wide range of fun activities—aquatics, arts and crafts, […]
March 10, 2021


At lunch today Ken asked Paul if he would like to address you tonight. Paul replied that he probably would become too emotional to do so. […]