Contacts for Parenting & Family

Family Services Department

Director
Amy Brinko
703.537.3039
Amy.Brinko@jccnv.org

Accounts Manager
Adi Eilat Crowley
703.537.3077
Adi.Crowley@jccnv.org

Early Childhood Services
Fairfax - JCCNV

Director
Amy Vermillion
703.537.3038
Amy.Vermillion@jccnv.org

Early Childhood Learning Center Director
Amit Hickman
703.537.3051
Amit.Hickman@jccnv.org

ECLC Program Coordinators
Laura Cooper
703.537.3065
Laura.Cooper@jccnv.org

Kelsey Lanza
703.537.3086
Kelsey.Lanza@jccnv.org

Jewish Values and
Culture Coordinator

Debbie Blonder
703.537.3067
Debbie.Blonder@jccnv.org

ECS Programming and
Events Coordinator

Juliana Quinteros-Mian
703.537.3016
Juliana.Quniteros@jccnv.org

Early Childhood Services
Alexandria - Beth El Hebrew Congregation

Director
Dina Backer
703.537.3084
Dina.Backer@jccnv.org

Early Childhood Learning Center Assistant Director
Ali Kerlin
703.537.3084
Alison.Kerlin@jccnv.org

School-Age Services & Camp Achva

School-Age Services Director
Joelle Kelenson
703.537.3091
Joelle.Kelenson@jccnv.org

School-Age Services Assistant Director
Jessica Vandell
703.537.3096
Jessica.Vandell@jccnv.org

School-Age Services Coordinator
Conor Dibble
703.537.3097
Conor.Dibble@jccnv.org

Camp Achva Director and Teen Community Liaison
Nori White
703.537.3041
Nori.White@jccnv.org

j.dance program

Director
Barri DeFrancisci
703.537.3037
Barri.DeFrancisci@jccnv.org

Dance Coordinator
Brenda Forsley
703.537.3057
Brenda.Forsley@jccnv.org

Community Engagement

Community Engagement Director
Laurie Albert
703.537.3064
Laurie.Albert@jccnv.org

Community Engagement Coordinator
Jennifer DeAngelis
703.537.3045
Jennifer.DeAngelis@jccnv.org

JCCNV Community Shlicha
Dana Kalishov
703.537.3034
Dana.Kalishov@jccnv.org

Upcoming Events

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When school is out...

BASE is the
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Join us when school is out for teacher work days, holidays, and during inclement weather when area schools are delayed or closed!

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The Voice

Camp Achva 2013

June 24-August 23

Grades: Rising K–10th

This summer, enjoy the summer of a lifetime at Camp Achva! Pack your bags and head to Cleveland, Pittsburgh, Philadelphia, and local destinations to complete fun community service projects with our Mitzvah Corps and Travel Camp; learn how to become an effective leader and counselor in our Counselor-in-Training program; travel to Orange County, CA for the JCC Maccabi Games® and JCC Maccabi ArtsFest®; strengthen your acting chops in our Omanoot (Arts) Theater Camp; or sign up for our one-week specialty camps which include golf, chess, sailing, horseback riding and much more! Snag a copy of the 2013 Summer Camps brochure the next time you’re passing through the JCCNV lobby or click here to download one online.

Mitzvah Corps/Travel Camp

Grades: Rising 7th–9th

In coordination with Camp JCC in Rockville, earn community service hours with the perfect combination of volunteering, hands-on activities, adventure and fun. The first weeks of both sessions are geared towards participation in local one day community service projects; and the second weeks are reserved for overnight travel to other cities where service learning is combined with sightseeing adventures and other dynamic activities!

Weeks 1 and 2:
June 24–28: Local trips
July 1–5: Bus to Cleveland and Pittsburgh

Weeks 5 and 6:
July 22–26: Local trips
July 29–August 2: Bus to Philadelphia

Two-week fee: $1,720/ $1,600 JCCNV member

Counselor-in-Training (CIT)

Grades: Rising 10th

This program is designed for rising 10th graders who are interested in learning how to be great counselors and effective leaders while earning community service hours. The CIT experience includes: assisting with daily group activities; involvement in large scale camp events; weekly leadership development training and team-building; overnight field trips during each two-week session; and time to hang out with friends.

Weeks 1 & 2: June 24–July 5 (no camp Jul. 4)
Weeks 3 & 4: July 8–19

Two-week fee: $950/ $725 JCCNV member