The Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia is anguished and outraged by the senseless violence in Las Vegas. As we begin the new year, our thoughts and prayers are with the victims, their families and the entire Las Vegas community today.

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While many families automatically associate “summer camp” with “overnight camp,” day camp can be an equally exciting and viable option for local campers.

From movement-based camps such as Ramah Day Camp and the brand-new Harlam Day Camp to JCC camps including Kaiserman’s Camp Kef and JCC Medford, NJ, there a number of options for Philadelphia-area families. Below is a list of area camps. Need-based day camp scholarships are available for eligible families.

Have questions about which day camp is right for you? We offer free camp advisory services.