Our Mission and Values

New Country Day Camp celebrates and sustains joyful, outdoor summer experiences where all can thrive.

We draw inspiration from contemporary Jewish sensibilities and embrace universal values in order to build a restorative, inclusive, Open Tent community. 

Growth

Na’aseh v’Nishmah
We foster personal growth by encouraging all community members to make adventurous choices, look with curiosity at the world around them, and take responsibility in our community.

Empathy

Elu v’Elu
We build meaningful connections and restorative relationships through empathy, perspective sharing, and kindness.

Respect

Brit
  We are a respectful community that is broadened by diversity, deepened by compassion, and strengthened through teamwork.

Passion

B’tzelem Elohim
We encourage all campers and staff to value experiences over material things, have a lasting and active passion for natural splendor and community, and inspire these actions in the people around them.