Camp JCC

The JCC on the Cohn Campus offers a multi-faceted summer camp program which is located on the Maureen and Douglas Cohn Jewish Community Campus in North Tampa.  JCC Summer Camp offers campers a fun and interactive day-camp experience, coupled with exploration of Jewish heritage and culture.

Click here for 2017 Camp JCC brochure

For more information

please contact Pam Cotner at
813-769-4748 or


Our Mission

Our camp philosophy is deeply rooted in the Jewish values that have guided and enriched our community for generations. It is our mission to promote self-esteem, positive values, personal growth, and a strong Jewish identity in addition to fostering spiritual and personal growth through learning new skills, interacting with others, and planting the seeds to establish lifelong friendships and memories.

Camp JCC Activities


JCC Summer Camp includes a wide variety of activities for children entering 1st through 8th grade. The comprehensive camp experience provides a fun and dynamic summer program where campers will gain memories that last a lifetime.  Children will experience activities in athletics, arts & culture, aquatics and other activities that challenge children to set goals and achieve them.  Campers will feel comfortable exploring new ideas and experiencing new activities surrounded by our caring and nurturing staff. 

Camp JCC provides a fun and dynamic summer program, where your camper will gain Jewish memories that last a lifetime. Your child will experience a warm and nurturing environment where they feel comfortable exploring new ideas and experiencing new activities while being supported by our caring staff. Nestled in a natural and rustic setting, Camp JCC provides a Jewish day camping experience like no other day camp in the area. Your camper will be able to:


  • Enjoy Canoeing on our lake
  • Scale the climbing wall
  • Practice outdoor living skills
  • Perfect swim strokes in our full-sized heated swimming pool
  • Create camp crafts in the arts & crafts room
  • Learn new songs and celebrate old ones
  • Take nature hikes and learn about local ecology
  • Play new games on the sports fields
  • Grow herbs in our very own garden
  • Celebrate Shabbat
  • This summer we are very excited to be adding to our existing camp experience a NEW zip line and obstacle course by Natures Boot Camp
  • And more, of course!

Your child will also benefit from well-trained, qualified staff who are dedicated to the nurturing and personal growth of each camper in their care. All staff members participate in extensive and thorough training to prepare them for their specific role at camp.

Camp Scholarships

Scholarships will be available for JCC Preschool, Club J Enrichment Program, and Camp JCC. Call Pam Cotner at 813.769.4748 for more information.