Camp Gan Israel in the Poconos, run by Gershon and Devorah Sandler, has announce the head staff for summer 5774:
Assistant Director Fruma Wilschanski of Brooklyn, NY, brings over 10 years of camp leadership experience in Israel, Australia, Canada and across the U.S. She looks forward to ensuring the girls experience an unforgettable summer that is safe, fun and infused with Yiddishkeit.
Head Counselor Leah Polter of Monsey, NY, has been running programming for four years in various Gan Israel camps including Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Walnut Creek, California and Donetsk, Ukraine. She also served as Division Head in Camp Emunah in Greenfield Park, NY. Leah’s experience, enthusiasm and warmth will ensure that the campers are well cared for.
Ruchinyus Director Chani Spiero of Amsterdam, Netherlands, has six years of camp staff experience and was Head Counselor in Holland. Chani is excited about designing a learning program tailored to each and every camper’s needs.
Activity Director Sarah Ross of Matawan, NJ has been a head counselor in Connecticut and Georgia. She also served as Night Activity Director in Camp Pardes Chana and was On-Site Director at Tzeirei Kinus HaShluchos.
The camp’s newly acquired 83-acre campground will be home to some very lucky girls this coming summer. Camp Gan Israel in the Poconos offers unaffiliated Jewish girls a top-quality overnight camp experience in a beautiful setting.
Learn more about the camp at CGIPoconos.org