From Best Friends to Maccabiah Co-Captains

From Best Friends to Maccabiah Co-Captains

An interview with 4th year, S3 Co-Maccabiah Captains, and best friends Nathan Friedman-Lowenthal & Noam Erez Nathan and Noam have been best friends since they were two years old, playing in Yad b’ Yad at the Osher Marin JCC. From tossing around a ball as toddlers...
The Blessing of Jewish Sports Camp

The Blessing of Jewish Sports Camp

by Denise Crevin Mom of a 6ixer Director of Education at Congregation B’nai Israel – Sacramento As a Jewish educator at a synagogue, I spend a lot of time considering how to help families and students connect to their Judaism beyond our buildings and...
Next year, I’m going for 4 weeks!

Next year, I’m going for 4 weeks!

by Maggie S., 3rd Year 6ixer The first thing I said to my parents when they picked me up at the airport after Session 2 of 6 Points this year was, “next year, I am going for 4 weeks!” While we are still negotiating that one, I have lots of great reasons why the more...