It’s Teri Time!
Throughout the last 36 years many faces have come and gone from Camp Chi, but one has remained constant. On a hot sunny Camp Chi day there has only been one place to go to get your ice cold slush puppy, your frozen Charleston Chew, and your newest Camp Chi sunglasses; Teri’s Canteen. Teri Chamlin has been the […] Learn More ›
Welcome to the Camp Chi Family
The Camp Chi team is growing once again! We first want to wish Kyle and Natalie Kolling mazel tov on their baby boy, Chase, who was born on January 22. We’re also excited to be expanding our team to meet the needs of our families, campers and staff. We have three new additions to the […] Learn More ›
Camp Chi Staff Travel the Globe
Ely, Rachel, and Sam have their passports ready and will be traveling overseas this month! Rachel will be traveling to England, Sam will be going to Israel, and Ely will be going to both England and Israel. All will be meeting and training with our staff who will be at camp this summer. Sam will […] Learn More ›
The festive holiday of Purim begins on Monday, March 6th and ends the evening of Tuesday, March 7th. This is a joyous holiday that is filled with yummy triangle cookies called hamantaschen, reading the Book of Esther from a Megillah (scroll), dressing up, and also some good deeds as well. There are four mitzvot that […] Learn More ›
Chi Teens Nominated for JUF Springboard 18 Under 18
Every year, JUF of Chicago’s Springboard department recognizes and honors exceptional teens from across Chicagoland for their commitment and dedication to the Jewish community and beyond. This past fall over 70 teens were nominated to be recognized as 18 Under 18. We are so proud of Alexa Turner and Hannah Dalinka on being honored as […] Learn More ›
Hit the Road with Camp Chi and Springboard!
Calling all Chicago area Jewish teens in 9th-12th grade! This month, March 27th-31st, join Camp Chi and Springboard for our Spring Break College Road Trip! The College Road Trip provides Chicago-area Jewish teens (9th-12th grades) of all backgrounds an opportunity to travel, see awesome colleges and have plenty of fun along the way. You’ll get […] Learn More ›