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Monday, March 16 • 3:20pm - 3:50pm
Building Community Through Communication

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Camps are experts at building community when everyone is the same space, however the challenge is how we can continue to build and strengthen the feeling of belonging when we are not "together". This session is an opportunity to learn about simple communication strategies that JCamp has used to build our community and provide inexpensive opportunities for connection and engagement that have helped our program grow 144% over the last four summers. This session is geared towards programs looking to grow their numbers, find new and inexpensive ways of connecting with campers and learning about how to create a year round communication strategy.

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Edana Appel

Director, Westside JCC
Born and raised in El Paso, Texas, Edana Appel was an active member of the Jewish community throughout her life and basically grew up at the JCC in El Paso from Preschool to the Assistant Coach of the Swim Team. She was a member of Young Judaea's regional and National Board and completed... Read More →

Monday March 16, 2020 3:20pm - 3:50pm PDT