Over a decade ago when Tamar and Adam attended Camp Ramah in their respective home states, neither could have imagined the gift camp would bring.
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We each had been campers at different Ramah camps for years– I was a camper at Ramah California and Adam was a camper at Ramah Canada.
PJ and Avi first met on Ramah Seminar in the summer of 2003. Avi had been a lifelong camper at Ramah California while PJ had grown up at Ramah Berkshires.
Molly and Ilan met in the the summer of 2009 as staff members on Ramah Israel Seminar. Molly spent her childhood summers at Ramah California and Ilan spent his summers at Ramah Canada.
Shira grew up going to Camp Ramah in California, but Justin’s first summer at camp was as a moomche, or specialist, in the summer of 2005 (a drum/rock band moomche to be exact!) Shira was a Giboreh counselor but they did not really meet that year.
Shahar and Jake met during staff week in the summer of 2011. It was the first summer at Ramah California for both of them.
We didn’t meet at Ramah California, but during our junior year abroad in 1967 at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. We were engaged the summer of 1971 and after our June wedding 1972, we came to Ramah California and it was as if it were Sheva Brachos for us!
Joey and Amy became friends as campers in Machon. Two years later, as counselors, they started dating and shared their first kiss on the bench at the top of the hill.
Brian and Selina met in the summer of 1985 at Camp Ramah in California. They were both counselors at the time but did not start dating until many years later.
We met as staff on a USY leadership weekend. Marty was head counselor and a teacher. Jill was a girls bunk counselor.