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Camp by the Numbers

Posted on April 4, 2018

Throughout the Passover season, we have a chance to take stock of our numbers. These numbers tell our story: the four cups of wine, three matzot, two seders, and one afikomen. In the Pesach spirit, we want to reflect on some of the key numbers that tell the story of Ramah in the Rockies! 476,169 Dollar amount spent razing the burned  lodge building and restoring the land 30,000 Continue Reading »

Dayenu: Gratitude for the Present, Hope for the Future

Posted on March 29, 2018

Tonight at our Seder tables, we will sing Dayenu: “It would have been enough.” The simple reading of this part of the Hagadah is that it really would have been enough just to leave Egypt, or just to receive the Torah at Mount Sinai. However, the reality is that without each event outlined in the Continue Reading »

A Purim Update from Rabbi Eliav

Posted on February 28, 2018

Hello from the Ramah in the Rockies Ranch! As I type these words, the weather is growing warmer and the snow banks are beginning to melt. Spring is in the air and that means summer is soon to follow! With our 2018 season quickly approaching, I wanted to take this opportunity to update our community Continue Reading »

Camp Love Stories

Posted on February 14, 2018

Though Ramah in the Rockies is still young, it has already played cupid on a number of occasions! This Valentine’s day, we’re taking a look at three amazing Ramah in the Rockies couples, and the unique role that camp has played in their love stories. We wish everyone a day surrounded by love in all Continue Reading »

A Place of Perspective: My Experience at the Bert B. Weinstein Conference

Posted on January 19, 2018

When I attended camp as a chalutza (camper), it never crossed my mind that my counselors spent time outside of the summer thinking about their role at Ramah in the Rockies and how they can grow to be better leaders and role models. My first summer as tzevet (staff), however, has lifted a curtain for Continue Reading »

Hanukkah Highlights #8 – Yaakov Dermer

Posted on December 19, 2017

Thank you for joining us for our Hanukkah Highlights series – an opportunity for tzevet (staff) from every corner of our community to share their favorite camp memories!  Name: Yaakov Dermer Job at Camp: Rosh Chuggim (Head of Activities) Summers at Ramah in the Rockies: 1 Favorite Camp Activity: Singing around the medurah (campfire) Occupation: Rabbinical student at the Jewish Continue Reading »

Hanukkah Highlights #7 – Tamar Moss

Posted on December 18, 2017

Our Hanukkah Highlights series is an opportunity for tzevet (staff) from every corner of our community to share their favorite camp memories! For every day of Hanukkah we will be featuring a different staff member and a different wonderful story about what makes Ramah in the Rockies so special.  Name: Tamar Moss Job at Camp: Base Camp Intern Summers Continue Reading »

Hanukkah Highlights #6 – Yuval Sharabi

Posted on December 17, 2017

Our Hanukkah Highlights series is an opportunity for tzevet (staff) from every corner of our community to share their favorite camp memories! For every day of Hanukkah we will be featuring a different staff member and a different wonderful story about what makes Ramah in the Rockies so special.  Name: Yuval Sharabi Job at Camp: Tzevet Susim (Horse Staff) Continue Reading »

Hanukkah Highlights #5 – Eliana Willis

Posted on December 16, 2017

Our Hanukkah Highlights series is an opportunity for tzevet (staff) from every corner of our community to share their favorite camp memories! For every day of Hanukkah we will be featuring a different staff member and a different wonderful story about what makes Ramah in the Rockies so special.  Name: Eliana Willis Job at Camp: Bogrim Rosh Edah (Unit Continue Reading »

Hanukkah Highlights #4 – Ryan Fleischer

Posted on December 15, 2017

Our Hanukkah Highlights series is an opportunity for tzevet (staff) from every corner of our community to share their favorite camp memories! For every day of Hanukkah we will be featuring a different staff member and a different wonderful story about what makes Ramah in the Rockies so special.  Name: Ryan “Lunch Pail” Fleischer Job at Camp: Ilanot Continue Reading »

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