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:
Kimberly Evans (Kimberly@DreamStreetMS.org) ‚Äď Kimberly began volunteering with Dream Street as a counselor and has spent 6 summers at camp. She has previously been the Evening Program Chair in 2009 and Great Expectations Coordinator in 2011. Kimberly is from Memphis, but is currently living in Baton Rouge where she will graduate in December from Louisiana State University with a major in sociology and minor in business.
Assistant Program Director
Molly Fargotstein (Molly@DreamStreetMS.org) ‚Äď Molly has spent the past 6 summers volunteering at Dream Street. In past summers, Molly has served as a Great Expectations Coordinator (2012) and the Daily Activities Coordinator (2013). She also 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.
Board of Advisors
Scott Levy (Scott@DreamStreetMS.org) -- Scott is a CPA in Atlanta, Georgia with Deloitte Tax, LLP. Scott grew up in Tupelo, Mississippi and graduated from the University of Alabama. He has been volunteering with Camp Dream Street for over 15 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.
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Henry S. Jacobs Camp, Director:
Jonathan Cohen - firstname.lastname@example.org
Please contact Scott Levy at Scott@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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Dream Street recognized as '13-'14 Slingshot Organization!
Dream Street is 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 this summer. Check out their project and decision process.
Dralla Foundation Recipient
Dream Street is honored to be selected as a 2013 grant recipient of the Dralla Foundation.
Read the official press release.
2014 Dates Announced!
Planning for 2014? We are! Here are our camp dates for 2014. Look for applications to be available in the late Fall.
Campers - May 27 - May 31
Counselors - May 25 - May 31
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Some of our counselors blogged about their experience this summer. Pretty cool stuff!
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 is 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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