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20 Years of Impact

We invite you to explore how far we’ve come in the last 20 years. While just a snapshot of our success, we hope this report will move you to join us in ensuring that our next 20 years will bring even greater benefits to all who cherish the richness of Judaism.

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Spotlight on our Secret Weapon: Our Board of Directors

Behind every successful nonprofit organization, you’ll usually find a strong army of volunteers that makes their work possible. At Ramah Darom, we call our army our Board of Directors. They are the spirit and strength behind our success and give their time and energy to help further our mission. Our team knows that we owe […]

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Hazon Conference Scholarship Available

Did you know that Hazon is offering Food Conference scholarships for people from the American Southeast?  Full scholarships available for the Hazon Food Conference, August 9-12. Find out more.

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The Thrill & Magic of Ramah Darom!

There are thrills around every corner, but it is the rhythm of everyday life here at Camp Ramah Darom that make the experience truly magical. Here at Camp Ramah Darom, kids are living an organic Jewish life where mitzvot are in the air we breathe. When the sun comes up, kids perform the mitzvah of […]

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That time 37 “adults” melted back into chanichim

If you’d told me to look to the left then the right one shacharit during my Gesher summer of 2007 and said odds are one of those people will be at my 10-year reunion, I’d have told you to be quiet because it was the middle of tefillot. But then after putting my tefillin away, […]

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Meet Our Newest Team Member

I’m Alexa, and I’m so excited to be returning home to Ramah Darom as the Annual Fund and Alumni Relations Coordinator. As a camper, I experienced first hand how Ramah Darom has shaped my life, the lives of my loved ones, and the lives of thousands of Jewish families. I am thrilled to be able […]

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Welcoming Session Bet Campers “Home”!

It is quite paradoxical that, when brand new campers arrive at Ramah Darom, we welcome them “home.” Paradoxical yet profound. It speaks not only to how warm and welcoming our community is but it introduces them to an aspiration and the trajectory onto which each camper begins once they arrive here. This place is more […]

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Congratulations to One of Our Own

Ramah Darom’s very own, Shira Rosenblum will represent the USA in the 20th World Maccabiah Games. Maccabi USA will bring a team of more than 1,100 athletes and join the 10,000 Jewish athletes from 80 countries, participating in 43 different sports. This is the first time Maccabi USA will send an Open Archery athlete to the World […]

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Check it out, Ramah Darom is in the path of the Total Eclipse!

The Solar Eclipse 2017: Who, What, Where, When and How On Monday, August 21, 2017, all of North America will be treated to an eclipse of the sun. Anyone within the path of totality can see one of nature’s most awe-inspiring sights – a total solar eclipse. This path, where the moon will completely cover the sun […]

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A New Summer at Camp Ramah Darom Has Begun

Today, under bright blue skies with warm sunshine streaming through fluffy white clouds, I watched a camper reach the top of our climbing tower for the very first time. The camper beamed with pride as he gazed out over the lake from 60 feet in the air, pumped his fist, and then recited the Shechiuyanu blessing- […]

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