Tevya Spirit

  • Bog Leadership Training

    At Camp Tevya we strive to produce the best leaders that we can. Our Bogrim and Bogrot, the campers that are entering 9th and 10th grade, are given a period a week to further enhance their leadership skills that they will be able to apply to their future, either here at Tevya or wherever their […]

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  • Week of Integrity

    Last Shabbat we introduced integrity as the Middah HaShavuah, the value of the week. Tying the value into the D’var Torah, we discussed the idea that we don’t follow camp rules simply because we are afraid of consequences, or because we want praise, although everyone does benefit from positive feedback. We follow the rules of […]

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  • Week of Leadership

    Last Shabbat we introduced our value of the week, leadership. Our oldest girls in Birya had the opportunity to model this value on Saturday night.  It is tradition for the girls in Birya to lead the camp in a moving Tisha B’av service. As they shared their hopes for a future filled with kindness and […]

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  • One Person Can Make a Difference

    Thank you to Melanie Steier, our Host Family Coordinator, for assisting in connecting our staff with families and for writing this post. As John F. Kennedy stated, “One person can make a difference, and everyone should try.” Camp Tevya is sending a big thank you to those families who have made a difference by hosting […]

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  • Week of Community

    Friday the 13th 2018 was a Shabbat that we will always remember.  I was sitting with a group of campers when the electricity went out. We quickly learned that a car accident caused a black out in the entire town. While my biggest worry was how we were going to cook dinner for 500 people, […]

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