Category: Israel

  • Chag Sameach!

    Passover is one of my favorite Jewish holidays.  I love sharing the Pesach meal with family as we re-live the story of the Exodus bringing the Jews from Egypt. Passover also brings out, for me, the strength and values of our Camp Pembroke sisterhood. The Passover story reminds us what it is to be a […]

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  • Reflections on Dor L’Dor Adult Israel Trip 2014

      This guest post was written by Julie Druker Kravetz, a participant on the Dor L’Dor Adult Israel Trip 2014. Julie reflects on the love of Israel, Jewish values and community that infuses Cohen Camps experiences. She shares how those elements were integral to her experience on the Dor L’Dor Adult Israel Trip. When the […]

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  • Dor L’Dor: Recharging My Jewish Identity

    “What I didn’t expect it to do was to let me recharge my Jewish batteries as well as influence my Jewish identity.” The summer was unusual: this Dor L’Dor Leadership Program cohort experienced Israel during a time of both peace and war. Elijah Elmore, an eight-season Cohen Camps camper, was deeply moved by the experience, […]

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  • Anticipating Israel and Lifelong Israeli Sisters

      Just last week, the Cohen Camps sent about 120 excited teenagers to Israel on our Dor L’Dor Leadership Program.  Our Pembroke girls made up about 40% of those teens, and the girls have been preparing for this day since they were 7 or 8 years old. For many of them, it was their Israeli […]

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