03/26/2017

A Spark From The Past

BH   Two weeks ago, on Shabbos, Hashem blessed me with the precious opportunity to do some kiruv– to reach out to a fellow Jew, and draw them with warmth and love, closer to the […]
10/06/2016

One More Light JGU photos!

10/06/2016

Global Shabbos Candlelighting

Here are 2 pictures from our wonderful Global Candle Lighting Campaign.  
08/08/2016

JGR Day 19

What a fun filled day! After an early wake up, breakfast, and davening it was time to go to Six Flags Great Escape. We’d been looking forward to today for a long time- and we […]
08/08/2016

JGR Day 18

What an inspirational day! Following our usual morning activities,  younger campers had swimming and sports while the teens worked on our camp newsletter. During swimming our choir left to get ready for the concert and record […]
08/08/2016

JGR day 17

What a great day at JGR.  We had an 18 foot water slide for the whole day!  Today was also our 1st filming day so the drama girls were out filming for most of the […]
07/17/2016

Shabbos # 2

What an amazing shabbos. Girls got to have a preshabbos snack and light shabbos candles. Then the camp heard songs and a wonderful story from one of our shabbos guests Saralaya Perl. We then davened […]
07/17/2016

JGR day 13

What an amazing day! Everyone had an early wake up, got there camp shirts ,and went to the gym for davening and a camp picture after breakfast. We boarded buses departed for our trip to […]
07/17/2016

JGR day 12

Today was a cool day here at camp. We had our usual morning activities followed by sports and swimming.  Next we had performing arts and all the girls wrote a story or poem inspired by Shabbos candles.  After […]
07/17/2016

JGR day 11

Today was a day full of spirit and passion. After the usual morning activities, the campers went to the sports center where they participated in relay races to win points for their color war teams. […]
07/12/2016

JGR day 8

What a fun day!  Following our usual morning activities we had swimming and sports. While JGU’s first online club for the younger girls in Yaldah was going on, the teens and BMC finished up at […]
07/12/2016

Shabbos 1

As Shabbos approached, each girl decorated her own candle stick with beautiful gems. With our decorated candlesticks ready, we all had a pre Shabbos snack of chicken schnitzel and kugel. Yum. As it started to […]
10/20/2015

Circles for Unity

This month’s theme was how circles illustrate unity. Since I love photography, I planned to take photos of circles in nature. The closer I looked, the more I realized that what I thought were circles […]
10/20/2015

The Magen David Necklace Part 2 Mushka Rothman

Miriam boarded the airplane. She took her seat in the plush chair that only airplanes have, and carefully fastened her buckle. She watched the practiced flight attendants demonstrate the safety techniques. The thought of jumping […]
10/11/2015

The Magen David Necklace

Today was an exciting day for Miriam. It was the day she was going to go on an airplane for the first time, and guess where she was going? She was going to Israel! Miriam […]