Gan Israel prides itself in its exceptional staff. All staff come with prior camp experience and a desire to work with kids. Bunk sizes are kept small and well staffed. Our camper to counselor ratio is better than 1 to 4 campers, and this does not include our wonderful C.I.T.’s. Each elective is run by professional instructors. Our Camp Directors have many years of day camp experiences. They are the leaders of our top staff and take great pride in their on-going, comprehensive staff training program. We continue to screen, recruit, and train the highest quality staff for our camp. Over the years, Camp Gan Israel Berkeley has dedicated itself to small groups with exceptional and focused staff supervision that would ensures the best quality care, instruction and supervision are conducted. Our counselors are very caring and patient people who understand how to teach and encourage children to bring out the best in them.