Statement on DeSean Jackson: The anti-Semitic comments displayed by DeSean Jackson on his instagram are deeply offensive and disturbing. These words have been used for centuries to support the vilification and extermination of Jews. As a representative of our city, we call on DeSean Jackson to stop spreading hate and bigotry and to become better educated about anti-Semitism.

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 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.