We met when we were 15 years old and both campers in Machon. Jonathan had been there for many years but it was my first summer.
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Aaron and I met and became good friends on Ulpan Ramah Plus (I think it is now called SEE). He went to CES-JDS in Rockville, MD and I went to Solomon Schechter in NJ.
Ramah is an ideal place for one to meet a spouse. Our son Daniel also met his wife Liz at Ramah in the Berkshires. The people who attend or work at the camp already have a common value system.
We met when she was taking Senior Life Saving. I was her victim but she was afraid to come in and save me.
I met Jerry my very first day at Ramah, the week before the campers arrived. The rest is history.
Shira and James spent the summer of 1969 at Ramah Berkshires and became very close friends.
Judy and I were counselors in Edah Gimel where Shacharit services took place in a circle. Our eyes met one day, and one thing led to another.
We sang Rad Hayom at the end of our wedding with all of our camp friends linked arm in arm.
Kenny Hoffman and Janet Andron Hoffman met in 1973 at Camp Ramah Berkshires and were married in 1976.
We met during a staff week peulat erev, “Win Lose, or Draw.” Josh disappointed the team by being an omanut counselor who couldn’t draw.