Gan Israel day camps are part of the largest and fastest growing network of Jewish day camps in the world. Gan Israel enjoys a well-earned reputation as a trendsetter with innovative ideas, creative programs and new activities being introduced continuously.
The specialty of the Gan Israel Learning Experience is that an emphasis is put on a structured but enjoyable learning schedule. it is a comprehensive program designed to strengthen both body and soul. Our campers take part in a full array of summer day camp activities, coupled with serious time and focus spent on Torah learning, prayer, and spiritual growth. Tried and tested over many years, the combination learning and summer camp fun have proven to be a real success.
The real good news is that the children can’t wait to come back! Hard work is invested each year to make the Gan Israel Learning Experience the absolute BEST summer program possible!
So why wait? Give us a call and you will be one step closer to giving your children the summer you always wanted them to have.
Mission Statement: To provide a safe, fun and uplifting summer day camp experience for Jewish children; where a love for Judaism is taught through fun, joy, and a true love for every staff member, camper and each member of their families
Come by to one of our scheduled open houses! See, hear and get answers on what an experience at Gan Israel will mean for your child. Contact us for details.
Call us to arrange a tour of our camp site. From our spacious soccer field and basketball court to our beautiful indoor gym, there will always be something to do - rain or shine. Most importantly, we invite you to experience the warm environment that your child will be part of during the summer.
Stay tuned for the parents night out! An evening during camp when parents get a glimpse into life at CGI. Dates to be announced.
Food at Camp
Food at Camp
Delicious and Nutritious lunches are served each day at camp. All food is strictly Kosher under the MetroWest Vaad. Mealtimes at CGI is an integral part of the daily schedule with lively songs, cheers, and loud Brochos accompanying us each time we sit to eat!
Big Gan Israel Staff: Child development is the most significant ingredient in a healthy camp experience. This is why our staff are the real secret to our success. Our experienced counselors are known for their personal warmth and ability to care for each child as an individual. Many staff members return year after year, lending experience and continuity to all programs. Each staff member is trained in the skills required for their position and are carefully chosen to be positive role models for the children. Legal background checks are all performed prior to hiring. At Gan Israel, the love of the staff for the children is surpassed only by the children’s love for them. Friendships between campers and counselors have been known to last a lifetime.
Kiddie Camp Staff: Our staff all well trained and experienced teachers. The main staff are from the current faculty at the Gottesman RTW Academy. They are picked because of their dedication and love to the children the entire year, and because of their familiarity with many of the campers and their families. The teachers are also well trained with the safety requirements in this specific campus. The assistants to the main teachers are carefully chosen from many applications that come through to us, allowing for the most responsible and experienced teens of our community.
We provide door-to-door transportation to many surrounding communities, including but not limited to: West Orange, Livingston, Morristown, and the broader Randolph area. Chartered buses and and certified drivers are used for all transportations. Cell-phone connection to the dispatcher and drivers are required by us for utmost efficiency and security. The door-to-door transportation for Day Camp is charged separately from camp tuition. If you live outside of one of the communities listed above, and want to know if we serve your community/zip code area with our door-to-door service, please call or email us.
Cost of door-to-door transportation for entire summer is $550
Cost of door-to-door transportation per week is $80
Welcome to CGI of Morristown! The perfect blend of an action packed summer camp, along with high quality and enjoyable torah study. Located in Morristown, NJ at the Rabbinical College of America, CGI resides a traditional Yeshiva atmosphere of Jewish life and learning.
Our camp is located at the Gottesman RTW Academy, a new state-of-the-art facility in Randolph, New Jersey. The beautiful 17-acre campus is very well suited to host a full array of summer camp activities, from the spacious outdoor sports facilities to a magnificent indoor gym and theatre.
Email or call us to schedule a tour of our camp site.
Do you provide before and after care?
Before and After-care will be provided on demand. Please contact us for details.
How religious is Camp Gan Israel?
CGI is a totally non-judgemental environment made up of campers from all Jewish backgrounds. An individual's level of observance is not stressed. All children enjoy a shared Jewish spirit through songs and projects.
Who do I contact with questions, problems, suggestions etc?
Please contact Rabbi Mendel Dubov in regard to administration, fees, and legalities. For issues concerning the general programming and staff, please contact Rabbi Mendel Stiefel. The head-counselor and Mini CGI director will be available during drop-off and pick-up to discuss your child's specific needs and requirements and answer any questions.