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Sababa
October 1, 2019

Camp Sababa: Where a Thriving Jewish Community Comes to Life

What happens when you are walking down the street in Tel Aviv and someone asks you how you are feeling, and you are feeling great? You answer, “Sababa”!

Tamarack Gear
March 30, 2017

Gear Share at Tamarack Camps

Giving Camping Equipment a Second Life

Gabe Neistein
February 1, 2017

Happy Camper

Making his mark, listed among the “36 Under 36” in The Jewish News, Gabe Neistein is Tamarack Camps' Alumni Relations Director, working on his Masters in Community Development at the University of Detroit Mercy. A resident of Rivertown downtown, Gabe is all-in: a Jewish Detroiter first, a NEXTGen PresenTense Fellow, a loyal Spartan, a passionate Packers "owner," a whole-hearted city booster, a ready volunteer, a consummate community professional and an all-round great guy.

June 1, 2016

Beyond Fresh Air & Sunshine

On June 19, 2016, the Tamarack legacy will come to life in the Clara and Irvin Charach Tamarack Museum located on Tamarack campgrounds, inside the main building of the Smoklerville Pioneer Village.

Hazon
November 30, 2015

Why Hazon, Why Now?

As all nonprofits grow by the grace and trust of many, Hazon – a uniquely Jewish eco-conscious community – is starting to take root in Detroit.

S'mores at Tamarack
March 1, 2015

S’more the Merrier

When it comes to happy campers in the Findling family, "the apples haven’t fallen far from the trees."

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