Category: Fundraising

  • Avery’s Mitzvah

    I remember the first time I met Avery Meer and his family in their New York Apartment in the Spring of 2015.  Avery’s mother, Deborah, was a Camp Tevya alum (Birya ’88) and was considering sending Avery to her alma mater.  We had so much fun that night, and I couldn’t wait to welcome Avery […]

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  • At Passover We Say, “NEXT year in Jerusalem.” For Our Teens, It’s Got To Be “THIS year.”

    By Barbara Stevens, Camp Tevya Alumna and Cohen Camps Development Director Imagine you’re a Camp Tevya teen. The Dor L’Dor Israel Leadership Program—an extraordinary joint experience for each camp’s oldest campers—is something you’ve heard about and have looked forward to ever since you were a young camper. The reading of DLD letters from Israel back […]

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  • Give Jewish Camp on #GivingTuesday

      I know the power of Jewish camp. I was a camper, a counselor, and now I carry on my family’s legacy and vision as President of the Cohen Camps. As a camper, I enjoyed swimming and sailing, the comradery…really, everything. As a counselor, I watched campers gaining confidence by trying new activities, and finding […]

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  • Thank You, Tevya Community

    Hello to all Tevya friends and families! Big news here! As Thanksgiving approaches, I take time to reflect on all I have to be thankful for in my life. My oldest son just accepted his first full time job and my daughter just got accepted into college. I have a healthy and loving family and […]

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  • Chai Match EXCEEDED! Thank you!

    Wow. Thank you. You met the Chai Match goal – and then EXCEEDED it, unlocking all those matching funds. Your Tevya Spirit is inspiring. I just want to share how rewarding and meaningful I found the conversations I was so privileged to experience over these past week weeks, leading to this incredible moment. As many […]

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