We were staff in the same edah in the summer of 1985 at Ramah Poconos. Harriet, who was from Baltimore, was a counselor and I was a junior counselor from Dresher, PA.
Lisa and I actually met in college but learned early on that we had both been Ramah campers the same years
Julie and I met in Halutzim in 1979. From the moment I met her, I thought she was the cutest girl at camp, but we didn’t “go out” until Machon in 1981 (for almost 6 full days).
Yoni Charry and Yael Fischman met at Camp Ramah in New England in 1987 and were married in 1990.
During staff week I was playing ultimate frisbee and I misthrew the frisbee and it landed near Ilyse…when I went to pick the frisbee up….we fell in love.
We met at Camp Ramah, and had many friends in common. However, our romance did not begin until 18 years later when we met again via jdate.com Jewish dating web site.
Betsy was in graduate school after serving two years as a rosh edah at Camp Ramah in Wisconsin. I was on the Ramah Wisconsin Executive Board.
Gil Goldberg and Cindy Schonbrun Goldberg met in 1980 at Camp Ramah in California and were married in 1990.
My wife of nearly 15 years, Ilene Spark-Greenberg, was a camper at Wisconsin and a counselor at New England. I was a staff brat, a camper, a counselor and a rosh edah at New England.
Ephie and I met by chance at a staff basketball game one summer evening in 1985. We spent the rest of that summer getting to know each other and continued a long distance relationship (letters, phone calls, etc) over the next two years (Ephie in TX, and myself in NJ).