How We Rise

The year leading up to and through Summer 2021 was like no other, especially for summer camps. In this video, four camp professionals share their stories of the challenges and amazing joy of the past year in #jewishcamp, stories that represent the collective narrative of the entire field.

Check out the video, which premiered at the 2021 JCamp 180 Conference.

Thank you to the following camp professionals for sharing their stories in this video:

Zach Duitch
Executive Director
Camp Solomon Schechter

Michelle Koplan
Chie Executive Officer
B’nai B’rith Camp

Danny Mishkin
Sababa Beachaway

Mallory Zipkin
Camp Director
Camp Yachad

Who we are: JCamp 180 is a program of the Harold Grinspoon Foundation (HGF). Our goal is to significantly enhance the long-term effectiveness of nonprofit Jewish camps in North America. To meet this goal, we provide affiliated Jewish camps with consulting services, annual conferences, shared resources, professional development, and matching grant opportunities. Find more at