About Us


Camp Gan Israel is a summer day camp dedicated to enriching the lives of children from diverse Jewish backgrounds and affiliations through a stimulating, fun, and enriching camping experience.

Camp Gan Israel of North Fulton is part of the largest and fastest growing network of day camps, enjoying a reputation as a trendsetter with innovative ideas, creative programs and new activities.

Many children wait all year to come back to Gan Israel where campers enjoy a wide range of exciting activities and field trips in a warm and vivacious atmosphere. The children are guided in organized activity, play & social skills by loving, patient and caring staff. This is the place to be! The regular camp is for children ages 5-11 and the Kiddie Kamp offers a wonderful opportunity for youngsters age 2-4 to have their first experience in a real summer camp.

Our facilities are well suited for a full program of sports, games, crafts, and other enriching camp activities. Our experienced staff work to develop skills, confidence and a sense of fair play within each child. The website will provide you with all necessary information regarding camp. However, if you have any concerns, questions or suggestions, please feel free to email or call.

Contact us to learn more, we’ll be happy to talk with you.


Mrs. Ruthy Hertz

Our Facility

Fantastic Grounds

Our camp is located on a beautiful 7.5 acre campus in the heart of Alpharetta/Johns Creek. Our beautiful center includes brand new indoor and outdoor space including a swimming pool and kiddie pool and lots of outdoor play area. We pride ourselves with our exceptional staff. All staff receives special Gan Izzy training and come with a desire to work with kids. Bunk sizes are kept small and well-staffed. Our camper to counselor ratio is excellent.

Camp Gan Israel North Fulton

Our Staff

Exceptional Staff

Our Camp Director has many years of day camp and youth education experience which makes her the most valuable asset to our camp throughout the summer. We take great pride in our commitment to recruiting, training and keeping the highest quality staff in the camping profession. Over the years, Camp Gan Israel of North Fulton has always been dedicated to small groups with exceptional staff supervision. This ensures the best possible care, instruction and supervision for our campers. Our counselors are highly trained, dedicated, and experienced.

Camp Director
Mrs. Ruthy Hertz – ruthy@chabadnf.org

Kim Urbach – admin@chabadnf.org

Chabad Director
Rabbi Hirshy Minkowicz – rabbi@chabadnf.org