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Camp Shelanu

Durham, NC • Established 2011

Camp Shelanu Details

1937 W Cornwallis Rd
Durham, NC 27705


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Affiliated with Charlotte and Dick Levin Jewish Community Center

Day Camp

Our camp has a special needs inclusion program in which children are mainstreamed.

Session Lengths: 1 Week

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The Camp Shelanu Story

Camp Shelanu a Jewish Day camp welcoming campers of all backgrounds! Join us for 10 awesome weeks of traditional and specialty camps like Circus and LEGO, at our beautiful facilities including 2 outdoor pools and a twirling water slide!

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Why We Host Schlichim

"Hosting Shlichim during the summers remains a wonderful experience for our family. Each year we meet dynamic and fascinating young Israelis with whom we maintain contact long after the summer has gone. Our kids are the greatest beneficiaries of the experience, finding in the Shlichim individuals who they come to regard as older siblings. It is an event we look forward to every year with good reason and plan on continuing for years to come."

- Soberman Family, The Jack and Pat Kay Centre Camp, Prosserman JCC

Connecting with Israel

“Although it was so new, Israel brought upon me a familiar sense of belonging much like what I feel at Camp Chi every summer. The ability to be in a place where one feels so free and proud to be a Jew is a feeling that makes me so proud to be involved in my Jewish heritage.” - Joshua Krawitz, 17, Camp Chi, JCC Chicago