Chaverim Travel Camp (ages 12-13)

Chaverim Travel Camp (ages 12-13)

The JCC Camps at Medford Chaverim Travel program is for teens entering 7th and 8th grade who want a summer experience filled with adventure and discovery. Chaverim campers will grow in independence as they navigate new trips and locations. Both four week sessions include three weeks of daily trips and one weeklong overnight excursion.  This South Jersey summer travel camp experience is one your children will never forget!

Chaverim is led by a dynamic and caring staff who help teens build a positive social experience and create lasting memories.

The 2024 tentative calendar is now available by request. Questions about Chaverim? Contact Jared Kaufman, Associate Camp Director at 


Daily Trips

Chaverim campers hop on the bus each day for a local trip to a variety of locations throughout the Tri-State Area. There’s always something for everyone! Past trips include: Great Adventure, Dorney Park, Ocean City Beach and Boardwalk, a Phillies Game at Citizens Bank Park, New York City Broadway Shows, Outdoor Laser Tag, Amazing Escape Room and much more!

Extended Trips

Chaverim extended trips are four day, three night excursions at the end of each four week session. Campers have the opportunity to explore new and exciting places while bonding with their summer friends. Trips include hotel accommodations, entrance fees for activities, and all meals. Past trips include: Virginia Beach, Montreal, Lake George, New England, Cleveland, Washington, DC and Toronto.
Please note that in order to attend an extended trip, each camper must first attend at least one week of day trips.

For the safety and security of our campers, we do not post trip schedules online. For more information or to receive a tentative calendar, please contact us at