2016 winners will be announced soon

2015 ROOKIE OF THE YEAR

Awarded to first year junior counselors who exceeds all expectations, and epitomizes the spirit of The Jack and Pat Kay Centre Camp. They are not only leaders within their cabins, but camp-wide role models filled with energy, creativity and a constant positive attitude.

  • Zoe Couillard (Toronto)
  • Aaron Posner (Toronto)
  • Roy Zvifel (Vaughan)
  • Nicole Krofchick (Vaughan)

2015 CITIZENSHIP AWARD

“Great effort springs naturally from great attitude” – Awarded to staff members who demonstrate a positive attitude, a genuine love and care for the camp and its campers, and are regarded as good CC citizens by fellow staff and the community.

  • Alexis Silverstein (Toronto)
  • Artem Tarasov (Toronto)
  • Sharice Molko (Toronto)
  • Noah Brinder (Toronto)
  • Jesse Uretsky (Vaughan)
  • Lianne Kula (Vaughan)
  • Rachel Winer (Vaughan)
  • Carla Rumeo (Vaughan)
  • Jordan Offman (Vaughan)
  • Ryan Gryffer (Vaughan)

2015 SPIRIT AWARD

“Confidence is contagious” – Awarded to staff members that epitomize spirit and energy. These individuals have the ability to energize campers as well as fellow staff members with their enthusiasm and great personalities.

  • David Polisuk (Toronto)
  • Carson Martone (Toronto)
  • Mark Bernstein-Hendry (Toronto)
  • Yonah Morrison (Toronto)
  • Danielle Dekel (Vaughan)
  • Sydney Schulman (Vaughan)
  • Ori Mezuman (Vaughan)
  • Shaina Steinfeld (Vaughan)
  • Emily Markowski (Vaughan)
  • Mark Weinberg(Vaughan)

2015 The Mariah Unger ABOVE & BEYOND AWARD

“We must overcome the notion that we must be regular…it robs you of the chance to be extraordinary” – At The Jack and Pat Kay Centre Camp we expect and demand a lot out of our staff. We recognize that it is through the achievements of outstanding staff members that your child’s summer is defined. The winners of this award are individuals that go beyond our expectations and truly devote themselves to better The Jack and Pat Kay Centre Camp, its campers, its staff, and the Jewish community at large.

  • Elliot Wine (Toronto)
  • Michael Cohn (Toronto)
  • Ben Reid (Toronto)
  • Karina Milech (Toronto)
  • Haley Fine (Vaughan)
  • Ilana Irlin (Vaughan)
  • Rachel Best-Almeida (Vaughan)
  • Zahava Bagola (Vaughan)
  • Missy Mlotek (Vaughan)
  • Sophia Yang(Vaughan)

2015 LASTING IMPRESSION AWARD

“The more original a discovery, the more obvious it seems afterwards” – Very rarely does an idea come along that changes the very essence of camp. The Lasting Impression Award will only be presented when someone needs to be recognized for this type of concept. The 2006 winner came all the way from Israel for three straight summers to help us build and develop our niche in the day camping industry, our Israeli Cultural Programming

  • Liana Sandberg- Camp Videos and Media

2015 CAMP LIFE ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

“The quality of a person’s life is in direct proportion to their commitment to excellence” – Over the years The Jack and Pat Kay Centre Camp has become a home away from home for thousands of campers and staff members. For some very special people, they truly begin to live and breath camp. The Camp Life Achievement Award is dedicated to individuals who become part of The Jack and Pat Kay Centre Camp lore.

  • Esther Lax- 11+ Years at Camp
  • Ben Wine- 8+ Years at Camp

2015 SNOWFLAKE AWARD

Awarded to staff members who display their amazing uniqueness – like a snowflake – in every aspect of their job! They exude positivity, camp spirit and energy, and go above and beyond in ensuring Camp is a special experience for the campers, as well as their co-staff!

  • Yael Wine (Toronto)
  • Shaina Hantsis (Vaughan)
  • Emek Yaacov (Vaughan)

2015 SWIM STAFF OF THE YEAR AWARD

“The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.” William Arthur Ward

  • Danya Tugg (Toronto)
  • Talia Herzstein (Vaughan)

2015 SPECIALIST OF THE YEAR AWARD

“Do what you do so well that they will want to see it again and bring their friends”- Walt Disney

  • Ryan Charny (Toronto)
  • Jordana Merrick-Eker (Vaughan)

2015 SUPERVISOR OF THE YEAR AWARD

“One person’s candle is a light for many”- Talmud

  • Adrian Pond (Toronto)
  • Samara Hanick (Vaughan)
  • Tiffany Myerson(Vaughan)

2014 ROOKIE OF THE YEAR

Awarded to first year junior counselors who exceeds all expectations, and epitomizes the spirit of The Jack and Pat Kay Centre Camp. They are not only leaders within their cabins, but camp-wide role models filled with energy, creativity and a constant positive attitude.

  • Benny Kerbel (Toronto)
  • Alexis Silverstein (Toronto)
  • Ori Mezuman (Vaughan)
  • Daniela Poliszuk (Vaughan)

2014 CITIZENSHIP AWARD

“Great effort springs naturally from great attitude” – Awarded to staff members who demonstrate a positive attitude, a genuine love and care for the camp and its campers, and are regarded as good CC citizens by fellow staff and the community.

  • Melissa Harris (Toronto)
  • Andrew Burdon (Toronto)
  • Daniel Sos (Toronto)
  • Ilana Litvak (Toronto)
  • Jennifer Goldenberg(Vaughan)
  • Nicholas Che(Vaughan)
  • Zahava Bagola (Vaughan)
  • Carly Sugar(Vaughan)
  • Gali Cohen(Vaughan)

2014 SPIRIT AWARD

“Confidence is contagious” – Awarded to staff members that epitomize spirit and energy. These individuals have the ability to energize campers as well as fellow staff members with their enthusiasm and great personalities.

  • Ryan Zaldin (Toronto)
  • Brandon Fedrizzi (Toronto)
  • Pamela Gutierrez(Toronto)
  • Shaina Hantsis (Vaughan)
  • Jessica Levy(Vaughan)
  • Haley Fine (Vaughan)
  • Zach Salsberg (Vaughan)
  • Jaclyn Naor (Vaughan)

2014 The Mariah Unger ABOVE & BEYOND AWARD

“We must overcome the notion that we must be regular…it robs you of the chance to be extraordinary” – At The Jack and Pat Kay Centre Camp we expect and demand a lot out of our staff. We recognize that it is through the achievements of outstanding staff members that your child’s summer is defined. The winners of this award are individuals that go beyond our expectations and truly devote themselves to better The Jack and Pat Kay Centre Camp, its campers, its staff, and the Jewish community at large.

  • Ryan Charny (Toronto)
  • Chanie Mandelbaum (Toronto)
  • Yael Schwartzman (Toronto)
  • Alex McMurray(Toronto)
  • Morgan Benudiz(Vaughan)
  • Mownika Cugadhasan (Vaughan)
  • Noa Ben-Aharon (Vaughan)
  • Taylor Hammond (Vaughan)M

2014 LASTING IMPRESSION AWARD

“The more original a discovery, the more obvious it seems afterwards” – Very rarely does an idea come along that changes the very essence of camp. The Lasting Impression Award will only be presented when someone needs to be recognized for this type of concept. The 2006 winner came all the way from Israel for three straight summers to help us build and develop our niche in the day camping industry, our Israeli Cultural Programming

  • Maya Wenger- Kochavim Hebrew Immersion Program
  • Melody Gilboord- New Camp Grants

2014 CAMP LIFE ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

“The quality of a person’s life is in direct proportion to their commitment to excellence” – Over the years The Jack and Pat Kay Centre Camp has become a home away from home for thousands of campers and staff members. For some very special people, they truly begin to live and breath camp. The Camp Life Achievement Award is dedicated to individuals who become part of The Jack and Pat Kay Centre Camp lore.

  • Jonathan Collins- 6+ Years at Camp
  • Jordan Nussbaum- 9+ Years at Camp

2014 SNOWFLAKE AWARD

Awarded to staff members who display their amazing uniqueness – like a snowflake – in every aspect of their job! They exude positivity, camp spirit and energy, and go above and beyond in ensuring Camp is a special experience for the campers, as well as their co-staff!

  • Michelle Holzapfel (Toronto)
  • Jordan Finewax (Toronto)
  • Jessica Weiss (Vaughan)
  • Michael Torch(Vaughan)

2014 SWIM STAFF OF THE YEAR AWARD

“The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.” William Arthur Ward

2014 SPECIALIST OF THE YEAR AWARD

“Do what you do so well that they will want to see it again and bring their friends”- Walt Disney

  • Jordan Bean Hockey Specialist (Toronto)
  • Natali Revivo, Israeli Dance Specialist (Vaughan)

2014 SUPERVISOR OF THE YEAR AWARD

“One person’s candle is a light for many”- Talmud

  • Jacob Waxman, Centre Field Unit Head (Toronto)
  • Hayley Eidelman, Centre Stage Unit Head (Toronto, Vaughan)
  • Dana Yehudaiff, K’tanim Unit Head (Vaughan)

2013 ROOKIE OF THE YEAR

Awarded to first year junior counselors who exceeds all expectations, and epitomizes the spirit of The Jack and Pat Kay Centre Camp. They are not only leaders within their cabins, but camp-wide role models filled with energy, creativity and a constant positive attitude.

  • Molly Soberman (Toronto)
  • Evan Adler (Toronto)
  • Dory Abelman (Vaughan)
  • Josh Kline (Vaughan)

2013 CITIZENSHIP AWARD

“Great effort springs naturally from great attitude” – Awarded to staff members who demonstrate a positive attitude, a genuine love and care for the camp and its campers, and are regarded as good CC citizens by fellow staff and the community.

  • Kalana Morton (Toronto)
  • Alex McMurray (Toronto)
  • Becky Spring (Toronto)
  • Sam Burns (Toronto)
  • Lauren McDougall (Toronto)
  • Justin Mudryk (Vaughan)
  • Ali Kabiri (Vaughan)
  • Brigitte Guglietti (Vaughan)
  • Carmi Sienna (Vaughan)
  • Nicole Boyle (Vaughan)

2013 SPIRIT AWARD

“Confidence is contagious” – Awarded to staff members that epitomize spirit and energy. These individuals have the ability to energize campers as well as fellow staff members with their enthusiasm and great personalities.

  • Michelle Holzapfel (Toronto)
  • Carly Eidelman (Toronto)
  • Jordan Bean (Toronto)
  • Rebecca Oliver (Toronto)
  • Victoria Sadykov (Vaughan)
  • Alex Bisgould (Vaughan)
  • Shenhab Zaig (Vaughan)

2013 The Mariah Unger ABOVE & BEYOND AWARD

“We must overcome the notion that we must be regular…it robs you of the chance to be extraordinary” – At The Jack and Pat Kay Centre Camp we expect and demand a lot out of our staff. We recognize that it is through the achievements of outstanding staff members that your child’s summer is defined. The winners of this award are individuals that go beyond our expectations and truly devote themselves to better The Jack and Pat Kay Centre Camp, its campers, its staff, and the Jewish community at large.

  • Zoe Gladstone (Toronto)
  • Adrian Pond (Toronto)
  • Adam Solomon (Toronto)
  • Naomi Benmergui (Toronto)
  • Jessica Weiss (Vaughan)
  • Michael Lipton (Vaughan)
  • Rachel Karstadt (Vaughan)
  • Myles Swartz (Vaughan)
  • Eden Lee(Vaughan)

2013 LASTING IMPRESSION AWARD

“The more original a discovery, the more obvious it seems afterwards” – Very rarely does an idea come along that changes the very essence of camp. The Lasting Impression Award will only be presented when someone needs to be recognized for this type of concept. The 2006 winner came all the way from Israel for three straight summers to help us build and develop our niche in the day camping industry, our Israeli Cultural Programming

  • Rebecca Diamond, Yachad Program
  • Matt Shchukovsky, Office Systems

2013 CAMP LIFE ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

“The quality of a person’s life is in direct proportion to their commitment to excellence” – Over the years The Jack and Pat Kay Centre Camp has become a home away from home for thousands of campers and staff members. For some very special people, they truly begin to live and breath camp. The Camp Life Achievement Award is dedicated to individuals who become part of The Jack and Pat Kay Centre Camp lore.

  • Blake Enzel- 7+ Years at Camp
  • Matthew Snow- 6+ Years at Camp

2013 SNOWFLAKE AWARD

Awarded to staff members who display their amazing uniqueness – like a snowflake – in every aspect of their job! They exude positivity, camp spirit and energy, and go above and beyond in ensuring Camp is a special experience for the campers, as well as their co-staff!

  • Jessica Truesdale (Toronto)
  • Josh Lipton(Toronto)
  • Amanda Dobrofsky (Vaughan)
  • Morgan Benudiz (Vaughan)

2013 SPECIALIST OF THE YEAR AWARD

“Do what you do so well that they will want to see it again and bring their friends”- Walt Disney

  • Lesley Sherman, Basketball Specialist (Toronto)
  • Raffi Fell, Hockey Specialist (Vaughan)

2013 SUPERVISOR OF THE YEAR AWARD

“One person’s candle is a light for many”- Talmud

  • Yoav Cohen-Rimmer, Head of Specialties (Toronto)
  • Steve Kastner, BBYO CIT/MIT Unit Head (Vaughan)

2012 ROOKIE OF THE YEAR

Awarded to first year junior counselors who exceeds all expectations, and epitomizes the spirit of The Jack and Pat Kay Centre Camp. They are not only leaders within their cabins, but camp-wide role models filled with energy, creativity and a constant positive attitude.

  • Alexandra Ciglen (Toronto)
  • Brandon Fedrizzi (Toronto)
  • Jazmin Rymberg(Vaughan)
  • Ryan Roshansky (Vaughan)

2012 CITIZENSHIP AWARD

“Great effort springs naturally from great attitude” – Awarded to staff members who demonstrate a positive attitude, a genuine love and care for the camp and its campers, and are regarded as good CC citizens by fellow staff and the community.

  • Elliot Rubin (Toronto)
  • Jacob Waxman (Toronto)
  • Margrot Stroz (Toronto)
  • Jordan Kirby (Toronto)
  • Matthew Snow (Toronto)
  • Amanda Dobrofsky (Vaughan)
  • Anneliese Neuman (Vaughan)
  • Michael Hoffman (Vaughan)
  • Aaron Swartz (Vaughan)
  • Noah Springer (Vaughan)
  • Bridgette Roshansky (Vaughan)

2012 SPIRIT AWARD

“Confidence is contagious” – Awarded to staff members that epitomize spirit and energy. These individuals have the ability to energize campers as well as fellow staff members with their enthusiasm and great personalities.

  • Fredi Kent (Toronto)
  • Orli Broer (Toronto)
  • Eric Chapman (Toronto)
  • Jessica Truesdale (Toronto)
  • Ilana Irlin (Vaughan)
  • Yuval Regev (Vaughan)
  • Ali Grosh (Vaughan)

2012 The Mariah Unger ABOVE & BEYOND AWARD

“We must overcome the notion that we must be regular…it robs you of the chance to be extraordinary” – At The Jack and Pat Kay Centre Camp we expect and demand a lot out of our staff. We recognize that it is through the achievements of outstanding staff members that your child’s summer is defined. The winners of this award are individuals that go beyond our expectations and truly devote themselves to better The Jack and Pat Kay Centre Camp, its campers, its staff, and the Jewish community at large.

  • Katie Jordan (Toronto)
  • Kayla Wulfand (Toronto)
  • Rebecca Kogon (Toronto)
  • Jordan Finewax (Toronto)
  • Brodie Marks (Toronto)
  • Tal Klachook (Vaughan)
  • Jana Arbour (Vaughan)
  • Taylor Feldman (Vaughan)
  • Rafael Fell (Vaughan)
  • Laura Koczerginski (Vaughan)
  • Alyssa Haffajee (Vaughan)

2012 LASTING IMPRESSION AWARD

“The more original a discovery, the more obvious it seems afterwards” – Very rarely does an idea come along that changes the very essence of camp. The Lasting Impression Award will only be presented when someone needs to be recognized for this type of concept. The 2006 winner came all the way from Israel for three straight summers to help us build and develop our niche in the day camping industry, our Israeli Cultural Programming

  • Amanda Cohen -K’tanim Program
  • Bounce Entertainment – Camp Dances

2012 CAMP LIFE ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

“The quality of a person’s life is in direct proportion to their commitment to excellence” – Over the years The Jack and Pat Kay Centre Camp has become a home away from home for thousands of campers and staff members. For some very special people, they truly begin to live and breath camp. The Camp Life Achievement Award is dedicated to individuals who become part of The Jack and Pat Kay Centre Camp lore.

  • Dayna Borenstein – 6+ Years at Camp
  • Elaine Raifman – 15+ Years at Camp