Calendar of Events 


11.12.13 TeeNageela Girls

Slate NYC

November 10

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Family (Pre) Hanukkah Party

Atlantic Beach Jewish Center

November 19


Party Shabbaton Girls

Long Island

December 6-7

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Party Shabbaton Boys

Long Island

December 20-21

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Girls Winter Retreat

Camp Nageela

January 20-21


  Camp Nageela Girls 2014

Camp Nageela

June 26- July 23

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Camp Nageela Boys 2014

Camp Nageela

July 24-August 20

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Camp Registration


 2014 Camp Registration is now open!



Mazel Tov to  


Emili Kovell on becoming Bat Mitzvah!


Sarah Miller on becoming Bat Mitzvah!


Nina Brodsky on becoming Bat Mitzvah!


Marion Goldberg on becoming Bat Mitzvah!


Alicia Goldberg on becoming Bat Mitzvah!  


Shoshana Zysman on becoming Bat Mitzvah!


Eitan Khiyaev on becoming Bar Mitzvah!


Jonathan Eliassian on becoming Bar Mitzvah!


Dina Lichtig (Freshies B counselor) on her engagement!


Aliza Somerstein (Teen Head Counselor) on her upcoming marriage!


Have a simcha to share? Please email the office and let us share the good news!  

Happy Birthday to 


Rivka Arbiv, Noiah Atlan, Ashley Avrani, Ella Rebbecca Avshalomov, Jordan Babajanian, Hannah Bareket, Shanell Baron, Jamie Beer, Ely Ben-Hamo, Erik Berger, Matthew Bernstein, Dorene Blum, Alison Boltax, David Chwatel, Emma Davis, Jesse Diluzio, Andrew Eagle, Debbie Gabbay, David Gluck, Anastacia Gold, Maya Goldberg, Nina Hassan, Ariella (Goldstein) Hershcavitz, Melanie Hirsch, Jared Hochstadt, Rebecca Janfar, Ephraim Joseph, Shani Kadosh, Jack Karl, Orly Katz, Ben Katzenberg, Judah Katzenberg, Isaac Khalili, Eitan Khiyaev, Steven Knafelman, Sharen Kokhabi, Justin Kolodny, David Koun, Yoni Lavy, Shelli Liebov, Miriam Maiman, Aaron Mairzadeh, Abra Major, Isabella Major, Jasmine Malakan, Jessica Malakan, Rebecca Malkoukian, Benjamin Matayev, Gavriella Mendel, Sarah Miller, Sam Miller, Natalie Mizrachi, Dylan Occhiogrosso, Rachel Ozari, Tyler Pelton, Jesse Penn-Bahar, Lauren Rakhimov, Adam Rutman, Matthew Sass, Mariel Sass, Eitan Schkolnick, Joseph Schwartz-Messing, Emily Sedgh, Joy Shahar, Ofer Shakarov, Jonathon Shakarov, David Sharifian, Adam Shayan, Ethan Shokrian, Kayla Sippin, C.J. Srulovich, Jake Srulovich, Seth Taratoot, Benjamin Valenta, Nicole Ventrice, Emma Zalcman, Shoshana Zysman



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Dear Friends,

As the year is progressing and our year-round programs are in full swing, we are pleased to once again present a monthly newsletter. Please read through for many exciting updates and upcoming events. Camp, of course, is on our minds constantly as we are preparing for an unprecedented camping season. Just 237 days!


Mark your calendars for our Black Friday special that will be available November 29- December 1. Preorder your 2014 camp sweatshirt at over 50% off- just $12! An order form will be sent shortly before that date.


At this time, we are pleased to inform you that the Yetta Broitman Memorial Scholarship Fund will begin accepting applications as of today, November 1. Over the past few months, we have been actively working to raise this money and we are very grateful to our Scholarship Committee for their assistance. Please scroll down for more information about scholarships and incentive grants available for this upcoming summer.  


Wishing you and your family a wonderful month and a very Happy Hanukkah! Hope to see everyone at the Family Warm Up to Hanukkah Dinner and Party on November 19 at 6pm at the Atlantic Beach Jewish Center! More information to follow shortly.

David Shenker

2014 Camp Grants


Most first-time Nageela campers are eligible for a $1000 camper incentive grant through the Foundation for Jewish Camp and One Happy Camper. is now accepting applications for the 2014 camping season. An eligible camper has never attended a Jewish overnight camp for 19 days and goes to a public school or non-Jewish private school. After registering for Camp Nageela, apply for a grant at 
Families that are part of PJ Library may be eligible to receive a first-time camper incentive grant through PJ Library. Unlike most One Happy Camper grants, PJ Library provides a limited amount of grants to day school students. If you are eligible, please apply at (the website will direct you to complete a form through PJ Library). PJ Library will be awarding their grants this year by raffle. All applications for PJ Library grants must be submitted by November 6, 2013. 

 partners in torah

Grants of up to $500 are available now through Partners in Torah/Jewish Rewards. Through a unique partnership with Partners in Torah, Nageela parents that join and complete a 14 session curriculum will earn $250 towards the camp tuition, up to $500 total (if both parents join). This grant is awarded per family, not per camper. Click here for more information and to sign up today!

2014 Camp Scholarships


The Yetta Broitman Memorial Scholarship Fund is open as of today, November 1. New for this year, we will be processing all scholarship applications on a first-come, first-served basis. We anticipate a 2 week turnaround time from when the application is received in our office until an amount from the committee is allocated. To request an application, please contact Rabbi Wurem at or at 516-374-1528.
Please note that no scholarship form can be given unless the camper is already registered for Nageela 2014 with the $300 camp deposit. In the event that the amount allocated from our scholarship fund is insufficient for your family, please notify the office in writing within 2 weeks of hearing from the scholarship committee to withdraw your camp application and receive all funds (including the deposit) returned. To register for Camp Nageela 2014, please click here.

We urge all families requiring financial assistance to submit their applications as soon as possible. We will do everything we can to ensure that your child(ren) will receive a Jewish camping experience at Nageela this summer. Please note that the final deadline for returning camp families to submit a scholarship application is January 31, 2014.


Camp Nageela is dedicated to providing an affordable camping experience for every Jewish child. Please check out the financial aid tab on our website for more information about financial assistance. 

11.12.13 TeeNageela Girls Party
Following on the successes of the 11.11.11 and the 12.12.12 parties of the last two years, the upcoming 11.12.13 event is already the talk of teen girls from across New York and New Jersey. This year's event will take place on Sunday, November 10, from 11 am to 2 pm in Slate, the premier New York City venue where every guest gets the red carpet treatment. This event is open to girls in grades 8-12. Free Registration!! Free Sweatshirts (if registered by November 6)!! Transportation available from many locations.
Click here to register now.
Party Shabbaton
Our annual PARTY Shabbaton is on the calendar! Spend 27 hours (well, not really but you know what we mean) of non-stop bouncing on moonwalk, giant slide, jousting and bungee run! You can even sleep on the rides! All while enjoying delicious Shabbaton food and enjoyable programs. The Party Shabbaton is also a great day to introduce new kids and teens to the wonderful world of Camp Nageela programming.
The Girls Shabbaton will take place December 6-7, Boys December 20-21 in Long Island. Separate programs for Batya/TeeNageela Girls and TeeNageela Boys.
Shabbaton Fee $50. Register at least one week before and save $10! Transportation from North Shore of Long Island and New Jersey for $20.
Click here to register now. For more information please call the office at 516-374-1528.
Amazon Smile
Amazon Smile is new program from Amazon that awards a non-profit .5% of your purchase. Just click here to link your Amazon account to JEP/Nageela. Once your account is linked, simply shop at instead of the regular Amazon site. It is the same Amazon you love but with the added benefit of supporting our great efforts.
Thank you for your assistance. Please share this information with any of your friends and family that can join.

National Logo Camp Nageela East is part of the growing national network of Nageela camps under Nageela Joyfully Jewish Experiences. The  Nageela movement proudly welcomes boys and girls of all Jewish backgrounds and affiliations.

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