Directions To Camp Dream Street, MS are at the bottom of the page:
Camp Dream Street, MS
3863 Morrison Road
Utica, MS 39175
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CONTACT OUR STAFF:
Molly Fargotstein (Molly@DreamStreetMS.org) ‚Äď Molly has spent the past 7 summers volunteering at Dream Street. In past summers, Molly has served as a Great Expectations Coordinator (2012), Daily Activities Coordinator (2013), and Assistant Program Director (2014). She frequently looks back fondly on playing Gabriella from High School Musical as part of the Dream Street cast in 2009 (her 15 minutes of fame!). Molly hails from Memphis, but is living in Atlanta after graduating from the University of Kansas with a BA in Psychology. Molly can barely contain her excitement for the upcoming summer!
Assistant Program Director
Alana Schipper (Alana@DreamStreetMS.org) ‚Äď Alana has spent the past 7 summers volunteering at Dream Street. In the past summers, Alana has served as a Evening Program Coordinator (2013) and the Daily Activities Coordinator (2014). Alana hails from Brandon, MS but is currently attending Indiana University with a major in Dietetics. She is soooo excited for the summer!
Board of Advisors
Seth Kaplan (Seth@DreamStreetMS.org) -- Dr. Seth Kaplan is a native of Pickens, Mississippi. He attended LSU and is a 1989 graduate of the University of Mississippi Medical Center with a BS in Physical Therapy. He holds a Master of Health Administration from Tulane University. Seth received his Doctorate of Physical Therapy in 2010 from Evidence in Motion Physical Therapy Institute in Louisville, KY. Seth is a manual therapist, Board Certified in Orthopedic Physical Therapy (OCS) by the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties since 1999. His clinical expertise is in the area of orthopedics, sports medicine, and work-related injuries. He has been volunteering with Camp Dream Street for over 20 years.
Vice Chair of Programming
Ellie Streiffer (Ellie@DreamStreetMS.org) -- Ellie has been a voluteer with Dream Street for 15 summers and has previously served as Program Director and Great Expectations Coordinator.
Vice Chair of Finance
Kyle Goldich (Kyle@DreamStreetMS.org) -- Kyle has been a voluteer with Dream Street for 15 summers and has previously served as Program Director and Great Expectations Coordinator.
Vice Chair of Marketing
Judith Kaplan Keifer (Judith@DreamStreetMS.org) -- Judith has been a part of the Dream Street family for many years.
Cynthia Huff (Cynthia@DreamStreetMS.org) - Cynthia has been associated with Camp Dream Street for over 30 years and presently helps with camper recruitment. Prior to becoming a mother to two daughters, Cynthia enjoyed a 15 year career working with children with special needs.
Nonnie Campbell (Nonnie@DreamStreetMS.org) - Nonnie Campbell, one of the co-founders of Dream Street (formerly Camp Fun-A-Lot), serves as an administrator for Dream Street. After working for a number of years with the Mississippi Easter Seals Society and the Henry S. Jacobs Camp, she currently serves as the chief administrative officer for the Goldring/Woldenberg Institute of Southern Jewish Life in Jackson, MS.
NFTY Southern Region, Advisor:
Becci Jacobs - BAJacobs@urj.org
Henry S. Jacobs Camp, Director:
Anna Herman - AHerman@urj.org
Please contact Kyle Goldich at Kyle@DreamStreetMS.org or or Click Here to donate online!
From North and East (Jackson)
From Memphis (250 miles): Take I-55 South to Jackson. Take the I-220 bypass around Jackson to I-20 West. (Follow directions From Jackson.)
From Birmingham (275 miles): Take I-20 West to Jackson. (Follow directions From Jackson.)
From Huntsville (375 miles): Take I-565 West to I-65. Take I-65 South to Birmingham. Take I-20 West to Jackson. (Follow directions From Jackson.)
From Jackson (30 miles): From I-20 West, take Exit 40A (Highway 18 West/Raymond). Will travel approximately 20 miles on Highway 18 West. Turn Left on Berry Road (following the sign to Henry S. Jacobs Camp). At the end of Berry Road, turn left onto Morrison Road. Continue about 1 mile and the Camp Entrance will be on the right.
From West and Northwest (Vicksburg)
From Shreveport (200 miles): Take I-20 East to Vicksburg. (Follow directions From Vicksburg.)
From Little Rock (240 miles): Take Highway 65 South. Take I-20 East towards Vicksburg. (Follow directions From Vicksburg.)
From Vicksburg (25 miles): From I-20 East, take Exit 5B (Highway 27 South/Utica). Continue on 27 until you reach a stop sign at the intersection of Highways 18 and 27. Continue straight across the intersection, you are now on Morrison Road. Continue for 3 miles on Morrison Road, the Camp Entrance will be on the right.
From South and Southeast (Crystal Springs)
From Baton Rouge (170 miles): Take I-12 East towards Hammond. Take I-55 North. Take Exit 72 to Crystal Springs and Utica. Turn left onto Highway 27. (Follow directions From Crystal Springs.)
From New Orleans (180 miles): Take I-10 West from New Orleans to I-55 North. Take Exit 72 to Highway 27/Crystal Springs/Utica. Turn left onto Highway 27. (Follow directions From Crystal Springs.)
From Mobile (225 miles): Take Highway 98 West to Laurel, Mississippi. Take I-59 North to Hattiesburg. From Hattiesburg, take Highway 49 West to Magee. Turn left onto Highway 28 West. At the intersection of Highways 28 and 27, turn right onto Highway 27 North. (Follow directions From Crystal Springs.)
From Crystal Springs (20 miles): Take Highway 27 North to Utica. Follow Highway 27 to a stop sign at the intersection of Highways 18 and 27. Turn right and follow 18/27 to the second major intersection (where 18 and 27 split again). Turn right onto Morrison Road (there is a sign). Continue for 3 miles on Morrison Road, the Camp Entrance will be on the right.
From Southwest (Port Gibson)
From Alexandria (150 miles): Take Highway 28 East towards Jonesville. Take Highway 84 East towards Natchez. Take Highway 61 North towards Port Gibson. (Follow directions From Port Gibson.)
From Port Gibson (33 Miles): From Highway 61 North, take Highway 18 East. In Utica, Highway 18 merges with Highway 27; stay on the merged 18/27 to the second major intersection (where 18 and 27 split again). Turn right onto Morrison Road (there is a sign). Continue approximately 3 miles on Morrison Road; the Camp Entrance will be on the right.
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2015 Applications are now available!
2015 Dates Announced!
Planning for 2015? We are! Here are our camp dates for 2015. Look for applications to be available in the late Fall.
Campers - May 26 - May 30
Counselors - May 24 - May 30
Winter 2014 Newsletter Edition!
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Dream Street recognized as '13-'14 Slingshot Organization!
Dream Street was extremely honored to be recognized for its innovation and creative programming and named as a Slingshot Organization for 2013-2014. Read more about why we were selected, the press release, and check out Slingshot for yourself! We're VERY excited!
Chalutzim 2013 selects DS
Chalutzim campers at Jacob's Camp selected Dream Street as part of their philanthropy project last summer. Check out their project and decision process.
Dralla Foundation Recipient
Dream Street was honored to be selected as a 2013 grant recipient of the Dralla Foundation.
Read the official press release.
Like us on Facebook!
Check out our Facebook page and be sure to "Like" us!
Some of our counselors have blogged about their Dream experiences. Check it out!
Read their blog!
Special thanks to Max Sager and his family for awesome fundraising for Camp Dream Street as part of his Bar Mitzvah Project. Check out this article about it.
Thanks to AJTF!
Dream Street was honored to be selected as a grant recipient by the Atlanta Jewish Teen Foundation. Read the press release.
Dream Street Map!
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