We met in the kitchen at Ramah Nyack; Gabe was the mashgiah and Nina was a CIT in Kochavim. We don’t think we actually ever spoke to each other, but we remember seeing each other.
Ramah couples celebrate simchas every year and we would love to celebrate you! Ramah marriages can be defined in many ways; whether you met your spouse at camp, or simply married another Ramahnik from a different camp, your Ramah matrimony is something special! There are more than six decades worth of wonderful stories. To have your Ramah marriage listed on our website please submit your story.
Our eyes met across a crowded Bet Am but our first date was a disaster.
My grandchildren, Ramah Nyack campers Maya, Coby, and Liana Rabinowitz, are only 11, 9, and 5 years old, but Camp Ramah has been in their blood for almost 60 years!
Scott and I met initially at Ramah Nyack, but didn’t become friends until much later in 2001 when we joined a co-ed volleyball team through Makor in NYC.
Mindy: Ramah in Nyack was a unique place in those years. Naturally, we were there for staff days and Barry had been there for “pre-staff” days.
Matthew Binstock and Yaira Singer met at Ramah Nyack in 1997 and were married in 2001.
We met at a Berkshires alumni reunion. Yuval had been a camper and staff member at Berkshires and Nyack. I attended with a group of friends.
Jeff Storey and Marcie Kohenak met at Camp Ramah Nyack in 2000 and were married in 2008.
We met on the basketball court. He was the basketball director and I was on sports staff.
We met at American Seminar in Nyack, NY the summer of 1968. We were in the Mador Program at NE Ramah in Palmer, MA the summer of 1969.