• COUNTDOWN TO OPENING DAY!

    Can you believe Opening Day is so soon!? We could not be more excited to welcome you and your campers to HSJ on June 11th! We’re looking forward to having an incredible summer, and we’re so thrilled you’ll be here with us! Our primary goal for the first day of camp is to welcome you home to […]


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  • Stay Connected with Jacobs Camp this Summer!

    We are excited to remind you about the various ways to stay in touch with all the exciting events at camp this summer! Read on for information on how to stay connected with camp! Our Blog: Your Summer Central We have a convenient central location for summer content and updates: jacobscamp.org/blog Here you can view […]


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  • Calling all Jacobs Camp Families!

    Dear Jacobs Camp Families, My name is Erin Doherty, and I am so excited to return to camp as the Creative Arts Department Head!


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  • Staff Preview!

    We are so excited to announce our incredible staff for Summer 2017! We will continue to update this page as staff are hired. We still have positions available -- contact aherman@urj.org for more information!


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  • Stayed on Freedom

    This week, as part of the CCAR rabbinical convention in Atlanta, I had the opportunity to explore the Civil Rights movement, through a tour of the Center for Civil and Human Rights, lectures from leaders of the Southern Poverty Law Center and the NAACP, and a visit to The Temple, Atlanta’s historic Reform synagogue, which was bombed by White Supremacists in 1958.


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  • Everything I Need to Know, I Learned from Jacobs Camp and NFTY SO

    I know what you’re thinking: “That’s not how it goes, Becci. The phrase is, ‘Everything I need to know I learned in Kindergarten,’” but, if I’m being honest, I have to disagree. Kindergarten was confined to one year, but the impact that Jacobs Camp and NFTY Southern have had on my life evolved with me over many years.


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  • Shabbat Letter From Anna (July 29th, 2016)

    Dear Jacobs Community,   Wow! I can’t believe that I am writing my last Shabbat letter for 2016! It feels like yesterday that we opened the gates and welcomed our campers home! Our largest summer ever was simply spectacular! I know amazing memories have been created throughout camp. It has been an absolute pleasure spending […]


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  • Chalutzim Goes Behind the Scenes at HSJ

    Chalutzim 2016 writes about their experience shadowing Jacobs staff members!


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