Why Our Camp

8 Reasons You Should Choose Camp Gan Israel


Camp Gan Israel is a great camp for your children to spend their summer. They will have a lot of fun, guaranteed. Here’s why:

1) Caring Staff

The secret to our success is primarily our staff. Handpicked, our counselors, head counselors, and administrative staff, are dedicated to nurturing and caring for children. Their excitement, energy, and devotion are unmatched.Come experience the energy of one of our morning lineups and you’ll be hooked on the legendary CGI spirit!

2) Exciting Trips
Campers in CGI get treated to incredible field trips and overnights. Past trips have included Great America, Sky High, Rocking Jump, laser tag, Pump It Up, boating, ice skating, and bowling.


3) Hands-on Activities

When the children are on campus, which has playgrounds, fields and many great areas for fun and games, they will be kept busy and entertained with dozens of themed activities that will engage all their senses.
A typical day in CGI could include sports, scavenger hunts, swimming and water activities, hamster ball, water slides, archery, art, baking, gymnastics, dance, and shows. We have a well equipped game room as well.

4) Safety and Security
The safety and security of our campers is our #1 priority. We ensure that each trip and activity is conducted in a safe manner. All water sports and swimming activities are supervised by adults or licensed lifeguards. Our staff members are certified in first aid.

5) Jewish Pride
Etched within everything we do at CGI is the desire to instill a strong sense of Jewish pride within our campers. They will learn about Jewish holidays and basic traditions and culture through songs and stories.

6) Affordability
We are eager to ensure that each child is able to enjoy a summer in a wholesome, fun, warm, and Jewish environment. We offer scholarships and tuition assistance for those that need it.

7) Global Network
Camp Gan Israel is a trusted name as the largest network of Jewish camps on the planet. We are one of hundreds of branches worldwide. Although we are independently run and funded, we are able to draw from the experience and knowledge of our affiliates, and make our program that much better.

8) Track Record
You don’t have to take our word for it, almost every camper who has joined Camp Gan Israel has become a repeat camper the following year. We are proud of the incredible feedback we have received.


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