Our November 2017 Newsletter

BB Camp's November Newsletter

#BBGIVES on #GivingTuesday, is just a few weeks away. Last year over 100 donors raised $44,753 to support BB Campers. Over the next few weeks our spokesperson, Jordana Levenick, will tell you about the impact of your support! Your opportunity to again support our campers will arrive on Tuesday, November 28th, the national day of giving.


We Are #1! 

On September 28, 2017, BB Camp was awarded 
#1  of th Oregon Business  100 Best Nonprofits   to Work For  in Oregon!

BB Camp Attends JCAMP 180
On October 22-23 a delegation of BB Camp lay leadership and professional staff attended the JCamp 180 Conference. JCamp 180 is a program of the Harold Grinspoon Foundation with the goal to significantly enhance the long-term effectiveness of nonprofit overnight camps in meaningful Jewish cultural and educational experiences.  Thank you Stuart Kronick, Jordana Levenick, Irv Potter and Kyle Rotenberg for representing our lay leadership.   

New Staff at BB Camp
Welcome our new Development Manager, Robin Kamerling.  Robin comes with a fantastic background in sales and nonprofit volunteerism.  As part of our development team, she will be responsible for supporting and executing fundraising strategies.

Read more about Robin and our other year round staff
BB Camp is partnering with Jewish Family & Child Service (JFCS) and Cedar Sinai Park to provide Thanksgiving food boxes containing all the ingredients for a nutritious and delicious Thanksgiving meal to families in need.

We're Collecting these items for Thanksgiving Food Boxes:
Kosher Veggie Broth - any brand (32oz)
Streit's Kosher Stuffing Mix (6oz or larger)

Please help by purchasing a few boxes and delivering them to the BB Camp Office, 9400 SW Beaverton-Hillsdale Hwy., Suite #200.  Contact Allison with any questions.
Your contributions are needed by November 15th.


Fall Fest: Portland BBYO Night Out! 
November 13, 6:00-8:00pm
Lucky Lab in Multnomah Village 
A fun night of all you can eat pizza, competitions, discussions and games.
For all  8th-12th graders.  $15 a person, register here

Saturday, December 16, 2017 - Latke Ball  - Hanukkah party for ages 20-30 at Dig A Pony 

Sunday, January 7 - Volunteer Appreciation Party

Stay tuned for information coming up for  Hanukkah  Camper event
April 14, 2018 - BB Camp Bash at the Crystal Ballroom 

May 4 - 6, 2018 - Spring Family Camp -  Registration now open

September 21-23, 2018 - ReJewvenation - Register early and save