Before Kenya Edelhart began attending Camp Be'chol Lashon in 2010—the only camp in the country designed for Jewish kids of color—she'd only ever met one other Black Jew.
Even during a pandemic, CBL helps kids feel safe, nurtured, and joyful.
Camp Be'chol Lashon counselor learns to embrace her dual identity.
California summer camp empowers teens of Color to be leaders.
Parents must work hard to find friends for their children who are also racially and ethnically diverse.
In the sweltering March winds, a group of fellow volunteers from my high school in San Francisco and I trudged up a dusty road towards the Samarpan School in New Delhi.
Kids who love Jewish overnight camp will have one more local option to choose from this summer.
It’s the end of the summer, and my children are educating me about Jewish pirates.
At Be’chol Lashon, which provides a space for racially and ethnically diverse Jews, discussion about appearance is the norm.