Winter Mazel Tov’s

2000’s: Mazel tov to Daniella and Brad (former Maas camper and staff) Gershel, who were married on November 28 at the Brooklyn Museum. They are currently living in New York City. 1990’s: Mazel tov to Sara (Levin; former Brighton and Maas
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Winter Spotlight: Kirk Clayton

Remembering “Captain” Kirk Clayton By Danny Klein, Tamarack’s Vice President and former Brighton camper and staff Attending Tamarack affords the opportunity for impactful relationships to be formed at a very impressionable time of life.  For so many Tamarack alumni, having
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Winter Featured Alumni: Sheldon Yellen

Send a Kid to Tamarack Event Co-Chair, Abbe Sherbin, Sheldon Yellen and Tamarack CEO, Steve Engel at the 2015 Send a Kid to Tamarack Event. Sheldon Yellen’s Tamarack Transformation We caught-up with proud Tamarack alum and BELFOR “Undercover Boss,” Sheldon
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Fall Mazel Tov’s

1990’s:   Mazel tov to Melissa (Morof, former camper and staff, current board member) and Aubby (former Brighton camper) Sherman on the birth of their daughter, Leah Ann, who was born on October 5. Mazel tov to Keith (former camper
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Fall Spotlight

Join our Summer Team! Where can you spend a summer being outdoors, working with children, building your resume and getting a paycheck too?  Join the staff at Tamarack Camps! Each year our staff members create unforgettable memories as they “pay
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Dates and Fees Schedule-Tony-Don’t-Touch

Early Bird Registration Early Bird Registration is now available!  Register before 2016 and get discount pricing! Where space is available, we will begin registering new camper applications (a random drawing will be held if more applications are received than spaces
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August Featured Alumni

Catching up with Jon Glaser Glaser as Councilman Jeremy Jamm on NBC’s Park and Recreation. (vulture.com) You might recognize Jon Glaser from his recent role in “Trainwreck,” his characters, Councilman Jeremy Jamm, on NBC’s “Parks and Recreation” or Laird Schlesinger
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August Spotlight

Hazel Nakisher’s Family Memories “We are a “Tamarack Family”. In 1954, I was a camper at Tamarack. Although I lived in Detroit, Tamarack was a world away from home. Some of my favorite memories of childhood came from being at
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August Mazel Tov

Mazel tov to Manny Charach, who celebrated his 90th birthday on June 21st. Manny and his wife, Natalie, whose outstanding support helped Tamarack refurbish Charach Sheruth Village in 2013 and the Clara and Irvin Charach Tamarack Museum in 2015, celebrated
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July Mazel Tov

Mazel tov to Amy (Friedman; former camper 1991-1998 and staff) and Stuart (former camper and staff) Brody on the birth of their daughter, Evie. She was born on 5/12 at Beaumont Hospital, weighing 6 lb and 9 oz., and welcomed
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July Featured Alumni

Lisa Tencer Below is the story of Lisa Tencer, this year’s Tamarack JOIN intern, who has been impacted by the continued support of the Jewish Women’s Foundation and their challenge grant to help single Jewish mothers. Some of my greatest
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